Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented (OO)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 24 33
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -10
Contract jobs citing OO 20 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 7.78% 4.76% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.01% 5.50% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 7
Middlesex median daily rate £500 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.92% -0.63%
South East median daily rate £450 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +16.13% +10.71% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +9.76% +7.19% -7.27%

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 222 309 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 86.38% 86.55% 79.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 182 138
Middlesex median daily rate £439 £413 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.36% +4.30% +2.06%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £504
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 10
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.75 £37.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.33% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £30.58 £23.70 £13.18
90th Percentile £33.53 £42.60 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Middlesex.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Middlesex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in Middlesex.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Middlesex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in Middlesex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for OO.

1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (45.00%) Ansible
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (45.00%) MySQL
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (45.00%) Puppet
4 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (45.00%) OpenStack
5 7 (35.00%) React
6 6 (30.00%) MSTest
6 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) NUnit
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (30.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) XHTML
7 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.00%) C#
9 2 (10.00%) BDD

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL
1 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MSTest
1 6 (30.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) CSS
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (35.00%) React
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) XHTML
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Ansible
1 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (45.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle