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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 43 47
Rank change year-on-year -25 +4  
Contract jobs citing OO 11 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.90% 3.46% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 3.91% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 2
Median daily rate £508 £296 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.30% -28.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £361 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 513 614 354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.60% 88.60% 77.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 428 206
Median daily rate £394 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £535 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 18
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.88 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.59% +35.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 11 £508 +66.39% 6
Tyneside - 2 £508 -
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North East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) DevOps
3 25 (50.00%) Linux
3 25 (50.00%) HP
4 22 (44.00%) Unix
5 21 (42.00%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (40.00%) AIX
6 20 (40.00%) IBM
6 20 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 20 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (40.00%) Puppet
7 17 (34.00%) Software Packaging
8 15 (30.00%) .NET
9 14 (28.00%) MVC
9 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
10 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
10 13 (26.00%) Sitecore
10 13 (26.00%) SQL
10 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
10 13 (26.00%) Change Control
11 12 (24.00%) C#
11 12 (24.00%) TDD
12 11 (22.00%) WebSphere
12 11 (22.00%) Axway
12 11 (22.00%) Finance
12 11 (22.00%) Scrum
12 11 (22.00%) Java
12 11 (22.00%) JavaScript

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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 11 (22.00%) JBoss
1 11 (22.00%) WebLogic
1 11 (22.00%) WebSphere
1 11 (22.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (16.00%) Confluence
3 6 (12.00%) CMS
4 4 (8.00%) Drupal
5 3 (6.00%) FileNet
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (4.00%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 4 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) LDAP
1 8 (16.00%) SSL
2 3 (6.00%) HTTP
2 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.00%) Intranet
3 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.00%) NAS
3 2 (4.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Xcode
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 17 (34.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Junior Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) Software Packaging
2 15 (30.00%) .NET
3 11 (22.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (14.00%) HTML
6 5 (10.00%) jQuery
6 5 (10.00%) Middleware
7 4 (8.00%) CSS
8 3 (6.00%) Web Services
9 2 (4.00%) Laravel
9 2 (4.00%) WCF
9 2 (4.00%) XML
10 1 (2.00%) Android SDK
10 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.00%) HTML5
10 1 (2.00%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) DataPower
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Linux
2 22 (44.00%) Unix
3 20 (40.00%) AIX
3 20 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (16.00%) Windows
5 2 (4.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) DevOps
3 14 (28.00%) MVC
4 13 (26.00%) Change Control
4 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (24.00%) TDD
6 11 (22.00%) Scrum
7 8 (16.00%) BDD
7 8 (16.00%) SOLID
7 8 (16.00%) Workflow
8 5 (10.00%) ITSM
8 5 (10.00%) OOP
9 4 (8.00%) Content Management
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.00%) ITIL
9 4 (8.00%) Web Development
10 2 (4.00%) OOD
10 2 (4.00%) Software Distribution
10 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) C#
3 11 (22.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.00%) Perl
5 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.00%) OCA
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (40.00%) Puppet
2 5 (10.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (6.00%) Forum Sentry
4 2 (4.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) HP
2 20 (40.00%) IBM
2 20 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (26.00%) Sitecore
4 11 (22.00%) Axway
4 11 (22.00%) Informatica
4 11 (22.00%) Oracle
4 11 (22.00%) Siebel
5 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (16.00%) Atlassian
6 8 (16.00%) Sun
7 1 (2.00%) CA
7 1 (2.00%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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