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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.88 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +17.78%
OOP
Scotland

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
24 34 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 96.00% 48.57% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 26
Average daily rate £530 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.07% -12.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.50 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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