The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.90% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+95.12% -28.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 119 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 71.17% 50.64% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 52 49
Average daily rate £335 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.45% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £180 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOP across the Aberdeen region.

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Document Management
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) CAML
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Kindle
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) CAML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Kindle
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Lotus