The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 47 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 13 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.92% 1.64% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.33% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 9
Average daily rate £380 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.33% +7.14%
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
525 430 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.55% 70.38% 69.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 267 247
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing OO 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 OO.

1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (39.29%) .NET
3 11 (39.29%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) jQuery
4 9 (32.14%) MVC
5 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Web Services
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.00%) UML
7 6 (21.43%) CSS
7 6 (21.43%) PHP
7 6 (21.43%) HTML
7 6 (21.43%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
8 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (17.86%) Scrum
9 4 (14.29%) Workflow
9 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
9 4 (14.29%) OOD
9 4 (14.29%) SOA
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.29%) MS Office
9 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 4 (14.29%) OOP
9 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.57%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) Data Mart
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Moq
3 1 (3.57%) Rational Rose
3 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Development Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Development Manager
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) CRM Developer
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) jQuery
3 8 (28.57%) Web Services
4 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 6 (21.43%) HTML
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 4 (14.29%) CSS3
7 4 (14.29%) HTML5
8 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
8 3 (10.71%) Ajax
8 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
8 3 (10.71%) JSON
8 3 (10.71%) Spring
9 2 (7.14%) J2EE
9 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
9 2 (7.14%) WinForms
9 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) TDD
3 9 (32.14%) MVC
4 7 (25.00%) UML
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.29%) BDD
7 4 (14.29%) OO PHP
7 4 (14.29%) OOD
7 4 (14.29%) OOP
7 4 (14.29%) SOA
7 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 4 (14.29%) Workflow
8 3 (10.71%) Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
9 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) hybris
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) Zend
Birmingham
Amoria Bond
Rate: £375 - £376 per day
Posted: 26 days ago