Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 20 July 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 Design (OOD)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 94 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +91
Contract jobs citing OOD 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.28% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
North East median daily rate £400 £390 -
% change year-on-year +2.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £46.42 -
North East median hourly rate - £46.42 -

OOD 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 927 845 1,975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.72% 88.76% 88.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 578 1,324
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £381 £379 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.66% +16.54% -12.16%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £221
90th Percentile £581 £538 £500
North East median daily rate £380 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +1.33% +15.38% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 97
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.50 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.67% +7.14% +115.38%
10th Percentile £8.69 £10.13 £14.60
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -44.00% -10.71% +107.41%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Tyne and Wear

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Tyne and Wear

OOD
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 OOD within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 3 £400 -20.00% 1
OOD
North East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for OOD.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Boot

OOD
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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java