The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing OO 32 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.22% 1.90% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 2.58% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 6
Median daily rate £438 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £413 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.28%
OO
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
594 543 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.36% 73.78% 73.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 346 322
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 20
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.64 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -11.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £12.35 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Birmingham region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for OO.

1 45 (83.33%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) HTML
3 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (44.44%) Web Services
6 23 (42.59%) OOP
7 22 (40.74%) XML
8 21 (38.89%) CSS
8 21 (38.89%) SQL
8 21 (38.89%) Oracle
9 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
9 19 (35.19%) Relational Database
10 18 (33.33%) WebLogic
10 18 (33.33%) JBoss
11 16 (29.63%) Spring
11 16 (29.63%) JSP
11 16 (29.63%) Oracle Database
12 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
12 15 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
12 15 (27.78%) Apache CXF
12 15 (27.78%) Servlets
12 15 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
12 15 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (27.78%) UML
12 15 (27.78%) ClearQuest
12 15 (27.78%) RDBMS
12 15 (27.78%) JSON
12 15 (27.78%) JIRA
13 14 (25.93%) JUnit
13 14 (25.93%) Unix

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 18 (33.33%) JBoss
1 18 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 13 (24.07%) Apache ServiceMix
3 10 (18.52%) Mule
4 8 (14.81%) Apache
5 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (7.41%) Documentum
8 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.85%) IIS
8 1 (1.85%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) Relational Database
2 16 (29.63%) Oracle Database
3 15 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (27.78%) RDBMS
4 9 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
4 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.41%) DB2
8 2 (3.70%) MySQL
8 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) ClearQuest
1 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
1 15 (27.78%) JIRA
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (25.93%) JUnit
3 13 (24.07%) Ant
3 13 (24.07%) Maven
4 12 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 11 (20.37%) Artifactory
6 10 (18.52%) Toad
7 7 (12.96%) PVCS
8 6 (11.11%) Selenium
9 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
10 4 (7.41%) Grunt
11 3 (5.56%) Subversion
12 1 (1.85%) DbUnit
12 1 (1.85%) gulp
12 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
12 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (77.78%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Architect
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (14.81%) MuleSoft Developer
5 5 (9.26%) MuleSoft Architect
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Test Automation Developer
7 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.70%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.70%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle ETL Developer
8 2 (3.70%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) HTML
2 24 (44.44%) Web Services
3 22 (40.74%) XML
4 21 (38.89%) CSS
5 16 (29.63%) JSP
5 16 (29.63%) Spring
6 15 (27.78%) Apache CXF
6 15 (27.78%) JSON
6 15 (27.78%) Servlets
7 13 (24.07%) RESTful
7 13 (24.07%) Struts
8 12 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 12 (22.22%) J2EE
9 5 (9.26%) .NET
9 5 (9.26%) HTML5
9 5 (9.26%) jQuery
10 4 (7.41%) Ajax
10 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.41%) JMS
10 4 (7.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Unix
2 13 (24.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (42.59%) OOP
4 15 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
4 15 (27.78%) UML
5 13 (24.07%) API Development
5 13 (24.07%) Configuration Management
5 13 (24.07%) DevOps
5 13 (24.07%) Open Source
5 13 (24.07%) Release Management
6 10 (18.52%) ITIL
7 9 (16.67%) Workflow
8 8 (14.81%) ITSM
8 8 (14.81%) SDLC
8 8 (14.81%) Service Management
9 7 (12.96%) ETL
9 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
10 6 (11.11%) Web Development
11 5 (9.26%) MVC
11 5 (9.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (83.33%) Java
2 21 (38.89%) SQL
3 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
4 13 (24.07%) VB
5 11 (20.37%) PL/SQL
6 10 (18.52%) C++
7 5 (9.26%) C
7 5 (9.26%) C#
8 4 (7.41%) R
8 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.70%) Python
10 1 (1.85%) PHP
10 1 (1.85%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (14.81%) OCPJP
4 7 (12.96%) Sun Certification
5 6 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Oracle
2 13 (24.07%) MuleSoft
3 8 (14.81%) Pega
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) BEA
5 4 (7.41%) EMC
5 4 (7.41%) IBM
5 4 (7.41%) Sybase
5 4 (7.41%) Vitria
5 4 (7.41%) WSO2
6 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Digital Skills
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago