Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 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 of England > Suffolk
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 31 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing OO 2 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.66% 3.92% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 5.01% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 4
Suffolk median daily rate - £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -23.29%
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - £12.10 -
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.13 £48.75
% change year-on-year +6.38% -15.64% +30.00%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 250 339 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 82.78% 78.11% 81.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 213 175
Suffolk median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - -3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £219 £201
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 4
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £18.39 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.42% +41.42% -1.89%
10th Percentile £11.27 £12.39 £11.55
90th Percentile £36.63 £44.15 £14.18
East of England median hourly rate £33.33 £33.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year +1.00% +10.92% +19.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Suffolk

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Suffolk

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Suffolk

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Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 18 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
Ipswich -9 2 - - 4
OO
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for OO.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java