Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 18 December 2018 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 Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 30 49
Rank change year-on-year -20 +19 +4
Contract jobs citing OO 20 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.56% 4.98% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 5.80% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 20
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £400 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -18.99% +16.18%
10th Percentile £325 £318 £365
90th Percentile £594 £600 £589
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +20.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 658 569 793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.14% 85.82% 87.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 353 568
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £390 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £305 £220 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +5.19% -3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 20
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £14.31 £11.13 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.60% -16.02% -20.90%
10th Percentile £11.43 £10.29 £10.48
90th Percentile £19.38 £13.45 £32.95
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +10.71% -12.50%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Northamptonshire

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Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Northampton -7 20 £450 +12.50% 5
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East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Maven
4 11 (55.00%) Spring
4 11 (55.00%) TDD
4 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (45.00%) Microservices
5 9 (45.00%) Java 8
6 8 (40.00%) Spring Boot
7 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (30.00%) RESTful
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) EJB
8 5 (25.00%) JSP
8 5 (25.00%) OOP
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) OOD
8 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 4 (20.00%) JBoss
9 4 (20.00%) Banking
10 3 (15.00%) Perforce
10 3 (15.00%) JSF
10 3 (15.00%) Ajax
10 3 (15.00%) JPA
10 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
10 3 (15.00%) GWT

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Maven
2 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Grunt
3 2 (10.00%) gulp
3 2 (10.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (10.00%) webpack
4 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) LoadUI
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) BASE24 Developer
4 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Pega Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Pega Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
1 11 (55.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) Spring Boot
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) HTML5
3 6 (30.00%) RESTful
4 5 (25.00%) EJB
4 5 (25.00%) JSP
5 3 (15.00%) Ajax
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) CSS3
5 3 (15.00%) GWT
5 3 (15.00%) JPA
5 3 (15.00%) JSF
5 3 (15.00%) React
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) Node.js
6 2 (10.00%) Servlets
6 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Tandem
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
3 9 (45.00%) Microservices
4 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) OOD
5 5 (25.00%) OOP
6 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Case Management
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Decision-Making
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
7 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Java 8
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) ES6
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
1 3 (15.00%) Perforce
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Pega