The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.88 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +26.69%
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
33 22 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 89.19% 36.07% 78.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 35
Median daily rate £340 £375 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -10.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £438 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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