Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 45 49
Rank change year-on-year +17 +4 -14
Contract jobs citing OO 33 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.27% 2.98% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 3.45% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 7
Northamptonshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -9.50%
10th Percentile £324 £306 £244
90th Percentile £544 £585 £528
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -2.94% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 515 812 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 82.27% 86.38% 84.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 570 398
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +1.82% -2.94%
10th Percentile £231 £225 £250
90th Percentile £538 £575 £563
East Midlands median daily rate £396 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.26% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £13.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.89% -19.40% +6.35%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.50 £9.48
90th Percentile £14.80 £34.15 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.06
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.80% +0.34%

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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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +6 22 £400 -2.44% 9
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East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) TDD
3 18 (54.55%) Java
4 16 (48.48%) Spring
5 15 (45.45%) C#
5 15 (45.45%) Web Services
5 15 (45.45%) Microservices
6 13 (39.39%) SQL
6 13 (39.39%) .NET
7 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
7 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 11 (33.33%) JPA
8 11 (33.33%) Oracle
8 11 (33.33%) JUnit
9 10 (30.30%) HTML
9 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
9 10 (30.30%) RDBMS
9 10 (30.30%) Finance
9 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
9 10 (30.30%) MongoDB
9 10 (30.30%) BDD
9 10 (30.30%) Spring Boot
10 9 (27.27%) REST
10 9 (27.27%) Docker
10 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
10 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (27.27%) Java EE
10 9 (27.27%) Perforce

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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:

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (24.24%) Google Analytics
2 8 (24.24%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MongoDB
1 10 (30.30%) RDBMS
1 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 11 (33.33%) JUnit
3 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 8 (24.24%) Maven
5 7 (21.21%) Gradle
6 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
6 5 (15.15%) JProfiler
7 4 (12.12%) IntelliJ
7 4 (12.12%) SonarQube
8 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.06%) FitNesse
8 2 (6.06%) JIRA
8 2 (6.06%) JMeter
8 2 (6.06%) NUnit
8 2 (6.06%) Ranorex
8 2 (6.06%) Selenium
8 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
8 2 (6.06%) TestNG
8 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Advertising
2 8 (24.24%) Marketing
3 7 (21.21%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Architect
3 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce Architect
3 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Digital Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.03%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) Spring
2 15 (45.45%) Web Services
3 13 (39.39%) .NET
4 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 11 (33.33%) JPA
6 10 (30.30%) HTML
6 10 (30.30%) Spring Boot
7 9 (27.27%) Java EE
7 9 (27.27%) REST
7 9 (27.27%) SOAP
8 8 (24.24%) .NET Core
8 8 (24.24%) Kafka
8 8 (24.24%) Node.js
8 8 (24.24%) RESTful
9 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
9 5 (15.15%) WPF
10 4 (12.12%) jQuery
11 3 (9.09%) CSS
11 3 (9.09%) JSON
11 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) TDD
3 15 (45.45%) Microservices
4 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 10 (30.30%) BDD
5 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
6 9 (27.27%) OOP
6 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 8 (24.24%) Analytics
7 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
7 8 (24.24%) Scrum
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.15%) RAD
8 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (12.12%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) MVC
10 3 (9.09%) Project Management
10 3 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) C#
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.09%) XAML
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) Perforce
3 8 (24.24%) Google
4 3 (9.09%) Capita
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (6.06%) Tableau