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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 96 48
Rank change year-on-year +61 -48  
Contract jobs citing OO 10 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.63% 1.63% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 1.86% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 10
Median daily rate £406 £355 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.35% -19.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £307 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.67 £41.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +15.20% +3.43%  

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 332 1235 497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 87.37% 87.78% 78.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 830 325
Median daily rate £380 £325 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -17.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 67 34
Median hourly rate £34.00 £28.00 £15.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +81.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £26.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +65 9 £400 +11.11% 2
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North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) Sitecore
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (18.18%) Middleware
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) HP
7 4 (18.18%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) BDD
8 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
8 3 (13.64%) SOLID
8 3 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (13.64%) OOD
8 3 (13.64%) Linux
8 3 (13.64%) UML
8 3 (13.64%) Unix
8 3 (13.64%) C
8 3 (13.64%) HTML
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) Advertising
9 2 (9.09%) CMS
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum

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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 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) JBoss
1 2 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (9.09%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Xcode
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Sitecore Developer
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) Middleware
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) OOCSS
5 2 (9.09%) Software Packaging
5 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
6 1 (4.55%) HTML5
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) AIX
2 2 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) BDD
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) OOD
5 3 (13.64%) SOLID
5 3 (13.64%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) Android Development
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) Document Management
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) SysML
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) ABAP
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Sitecore
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Axway
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Informatica
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Siebel
5 1 (4.55%) SAP