Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 25 July 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 103 128
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25 -25
Contract jobs citing OO 160 188 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.07% 1.96% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.39% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 113 72
Midlands median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £219 £300
90th Percentile £534 £525 £484
England median daily rate £454 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +6.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 0
Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +354.55% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.51% +7.64% -1.88%

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6424 7878 6715
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 83.16% 82.11% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4028 4691 3985
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £245 £218
90th Percentile £550 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 167 269
Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -29.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.64 £10.73 £10.70
90th Percentile £52.50 £39.70 £40.84
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +6.86%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in the Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in the Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in the Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in the Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for OO in the Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +4 93 £365 +4.29% 36
West Midlands -12 66 £325 -27.78% 26
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England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for OO.

1 65 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (38.13%) JavaScript
3 57 (35.63%) Java
4 53 (33.13%) CSS
5 51 (31.88%) HTML
6 49 (30.63%) Git (software)
7 47 (29.38%) TDD
8 46 (28.75%) .NET
9 39 (24.38%) C#
10 34 (21.25%) AngularJS
11 32 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 32 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 31 (19.38%) Spring
13 30 (18.75%) PHP
13 30 (18.75%) SOAP
14 29 (18.13%) jQuery
15 28 (17.50%) SQL
16 27 (16.88%) XML
16 27 (16.88%) Scrum
17 26 (16.25%) WPF
17 26 (16.25%) Web Services
18 25 (15.63%) Hibernate
19 24 (15.00%) Data Modelling
19 24 (15.00%) Test Automation
19 24 (15.00%) OO PHP
20 23 (14.38%) User Experience
20 23 (14.38%) HTML5
20 23 (14.38%) Unit Testing
21 22 (13.75%) JPA
22 21 (13.13%) RESTful

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 10 (6.25%) ArcGIS
1 10 (6.25%) NServiceBus
2 6 (3.75%) Apache
3 5 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.13%) nginx
4 4 (2.50%) Confluence
4 4 (2.50%) JBoss
4 4 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.88%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.88%) WordPress
6 2 (1.25%) Mule
7 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Magento
1 6 (3.75%) SAP WM
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) Slack
2 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.88%) GitHub
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.88%) PaaS
2 3 (1.88%) SaaS
3 2 (1.25%) AdWords
3 2 (1.25%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.63%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.63%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.50%) HTTP
2 10 (6.25%) Link 16
3 9 (5.63%) Internet
4 7 (4.38%) SSL
5 6 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.13%) DNS
6 5 (3.13%) ICMP
7 4 (2.50%) Skype
8 2 (1.25%) Intranet
9 1 (0.63%) Firewall
9 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.63%) LDAP
9 1 (0.63%) Modbus
9 1 (0.63%) OSPF
9 1 (0.63%) SNMP
9 1 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (8.13%) MongoDB
3 13 (8.13%) MySQL
4 11 (6.88%) RDBMS
5 9 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.88%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.25%) Redis
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.63%) Big Data
8 1 (0.63%) DB2
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 49 (30.63%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.38%) JIRA
3 14 (8.75%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.75%) JUnit
4 10 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 10 (6.25%) PHPUnit
5 9 (5.63%) IntelliJ
5 9 (5.63%) Subversion
6 8 (5.00%) Gradle
6 8 (5.00%) Grunt
6 8 (5.00%) gulp
6 8 (5.00%) JProfiler
7 7 (4.38%) Maven
8 6 (3.75%) Bitbucket
9 5 (3.13%) Selenium
9 5 (3.13%) Vagrant
9 5 (3.13%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.50%) Mockito
11 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.88%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (6.25%) Avionics
1 10 (6.25%) Banking
1 10 (6.25%) Finance
1 10 (6.25%) Military
2 8 (5.00%) Retail
3 3 (1.88%) Games
3 3 (1.88%) Marketing
4 2 (1.25%) Automotive
4 2 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 113 (70.63%) Developer
2 25 (15.63%) Java Developer
3 22 (13.75%) PHP Developer
4 18 (11.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (8.75%) Web Developer
6 13 (8.13%) .NET Developer
7 12 (7.50%) Architect
7 12 (7.50%) Software Engineer
8 11 (6.88%) UI Developer
9 10 (6.25%) Angular Developer
9 10 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
9 10 (6.25%) WPF Developer
10 9 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
11 8 (5.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
11 8 (5.00%) Symfony Developer
12 7 (4.38%) ABAP Developer
12 7 (4.38%) HTML Developer
12 7 (4.38%) SAP Developer
12 7 (4.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (33.13%) CSS
2 51 (31.88%) HTML
3 46 (28.75%) .NET
4 34 (21.25%) AngularJS
5 31 (19.38%) Spring
6 30 (18.75%) SOAP
7 29 (18.13%) jQuery
8 27 (16.88%) XML
9 26 (16.25%) Web Services
9 26 (16.25%) WPF
10 25 (15.63%) Hibernate
11 23 (14.38%) HTML5
12 22 (13.75%) JPA
13 21 (13.13%) REST
13 21 (13.13%) RESTful
14 19 (11.88%) .NET Framework
15 17 (10.63%) Spring Boot
16 15 (9.38%) CSS3
16 15 (9.38%) WCF
17 14 (8.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.38%) User Experience
2 6 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.25%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.25%) W3C
5 2 (1.25%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.63%) Animation
6 1 (0.63%) AS400
6 1 (0.63%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.63%) DataPower
6 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.63%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.13%) Windows
2 16 (10.00%) Linux
3 8 (5.00%) Unix
4 4 (2.50%) Android
4 4 (2.50%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.88%) HPUX
5 3 (1.88%) Solaris
6 2 (1.25%) AIX
7 1 (0.63%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.38%) TDD
3 32 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (16.88%) Scrum
5 24 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 24 (15.00%) OO PHP
5 24 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 23 (14.38%) Unit Testing
7 20 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (11.88%) MVC
8 19 (11.88%) OOP
8 19 (11.88%) Web Development
9 17 (10.63%) E-Commerce
9 17 (10.63%) SOLID
9 17 (10.63%) UML
10 14 (8.75%) Dependency Injection
10 14 (8.75%) MVVM
10 14 (8.75%) OOD
11 13 (8.13%) Software Testing
12 11 (6.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 61 (38.13%) JavaScript
2 57 (35.63%) Java
3 39 (24.38%) C#
4 30 (18.75%) PHP
5 28 (17.50%) SQL
6 14 (8.75%) VB
7 12 (7.50%) C
8 11 (6.88%) C++
9 8 (5.00%) ABAP
10 6 (3.75%) Perl
10 6 (3.75%) PHP 5
10 6 (3.75%) SAPscript
11 5 (3.13%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.13%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.50%) Go
12 4 (2.50%) PHP 4
12 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.50%) Python
13 3 (1.88%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.25%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.13%) Degree
4 11 (6.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.63%) CCNA
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.00%) QA
2 10 (6.25%) MIL-STD-1553
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.63%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (4.38%) Ansible
2 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.63%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.13%) Oracle
3 12 (7.50%) SAP
4 8 (5.00%) Perforce
5 5 (3.13%) Zend
6 4 (2.50%) WSO2
7 3 (1.88%) Google
7 3 (1.88%) webMethods
8 2 (1.25%) IBM
8 2 (1.25%) Sybase
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco
9 1 (0.63%) Kony
9 1 (0.63%) McAfee
9 1 (0.63%) Sun
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