Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 21 November 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 80 77
Rank change year-on-year +22 -3 +6
Contract jobs citing OO 34 80 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.70% 3.40% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 3.99% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 76 25
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £381 £388 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.61% -11.93% +46.67%
10th Percentile £276 £306 £180
90th Percentile £444 £536 £480
North East median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +52.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £46.42 - -
North East median hourly rate £46.42 - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 795 2005 1290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.41% 85.14% 84.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 1452 861
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £391 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.79% -13.58% +8.00%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £260
90th Percentile £557 £525 £600
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 78 52
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +55.56% -2.78%
10th Percentile £9.80 £13.70 £11.71
90th Percentile £48.26 £36.00 £36.75
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +64.71% -10.05%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Tyne and Wear

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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +28 34 £381 -5.86% 8
OO
North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for OO.

1 19 (55.88%) Unix
1 19 (55.88%) AIX
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
1 19 (55.88%) IBM
1 19 (55.88%) HP
1 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (55.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 19 (55.88%) Puppet
1 19 (55.88%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (50.00%) DevOps
4 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
5 15 (44.12%) Oracle
6 14 (41.18%) WebLogic
6 14 (41.18%) JBoss
7 13 (38.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (38.24%) WebSphere MQ
7 13 (38.24%) Informatica
7 13 (38.24%) Siebel
7 13 (38.24%) Software Packaging
7 13 (38.24%) Axway
7 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
7 13 (38.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (32.35%) Private Cloud
8 11 (32.35%) CSS
9 10 (29.41%) JSP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 14 (41.18%) JBoss
1 14 (41.18%) WebLogic
2 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
2 13 (38.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (26.47%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (26.47%) IIS
3 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (11.76%) FileNet
6 1 (2.94%) Apache
6 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (38.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (5.88%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) X.21
2 6 (17.65%) LDAP
3 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (14.71%) Network Security
3 5 (14.71%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) InterSystems Cache
2 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.94%) JBehave
2 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.94%) Automotive
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (17.65%) AIX Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) Software Packaging
1 13 (38.24%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (32.35%) CSS
3 10 (29.41%) JSP
3 10 (29.41%) XML
4 9 (26.47%) Apache Camel
4 9 (26.47%) GWT
4 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 9 (26.47%) JSON
4 9 (26.47%) SOAP
4 9 (26.47%) Spring
5 8 (23.53%) Spring Security
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) Middleware
7 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.94%) CAML
7 1 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) XSD
7 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (32.35%) Private Cloud
3 5 (14.71%) DataPower
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) AIX
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
1 19 (55.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 19 (55.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.71%) Workflow
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 2 (5.88%) Document Management
7 2 (5.88%) OOD
7 2 (5.88%) SysML
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.88%) UML
8 1 (2.94%) DSDM
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (2.94%) OOP
8 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.94%) RUP
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
8 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) C#
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) Korn
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (55.88%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (55.88%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) HP
1 19 (55.88%) IBM
1 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle
3 13 (38.24%) Axway
3 13 (38.24%) Informatica
3 13 (38.24%) Siebel
4 10 (29.41%) InterSystems
5 9 (26.47%) Google
6 5 (14.71%) Sun
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft