The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 June 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)
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 30 31
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Contract jobs citing OO 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 4.62% 2.34% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 2.87% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £600 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.66% +41.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £41.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +14.80% +3.43%  

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 Norfolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 142 174 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 82.08% 81.31% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 123 104
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.88 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.28% -30.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Norfolk

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Norfolk

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Norfolk over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Norfolk

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Norfolk

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Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +7 8 £350 -41.66% 3
OO
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for OO.

1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) Java EE
3 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 7 (53.85%) User Stories
4 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
4 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
4 6 (46.15%) JUnit
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Publishing
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Maven
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) XSLT
6 4 (30.77%) MySQL
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 4 (30.77%) MarkLogic
6 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Camel
7 3 (23.08%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) API Design
7 3 (23.08%) SOLID
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 3 (23.08%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) MarkLogic
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) JUnit
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Mockito
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Database Designer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) Java EE
3 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) XSLT
5 3 (23.08%) Apache Camel
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
6 2 (15.38%) XForms
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) J2EE
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) User Stories
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) API Design
5 3 (23.08%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Memory Management
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) OOD
7 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Sun Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) IBM