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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 53 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing OO 10 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% 1.97% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.97% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
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£350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% -6.25%
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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
508 438 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.41% 66.36% 65.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 289 248
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £175.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.71% +677.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £112.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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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

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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

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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 29 August 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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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 29 August 2014, 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 9 (34.62%) UML
2 8 (30.77%) Memory Management
2 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 7 (26.92%) OOP
3 7 (26.92%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) SAP
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Rational Rose
4 6 (23.08%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) .NET
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 5 (19.23%) Cocoa Touch
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) Cocoa
5 5 (19.23%) Objective-C
6 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
6 4 (15.38%) Maven
6 4 (15.38%) OOD
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
6 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 4 (15.38%) TDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Rational Rose
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.69%) JMeter
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) Grunt
5 1 (3.85%) Ant
5 1 (3.85%) RubyGems
General
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Mobility Architect
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) Cocoa
2 5 (19.23%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (15.38%) Spring
3 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) J2EE
4 3 (11.54%) HTML
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) Java EE
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) Symfony
6 1 (3.85%) JPA
6 1 (3.85%) JSP
6 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Fedora
2 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) UML
2 8 (30.77%) Memory Management
3 7 (26.92%) OOP
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) OOD
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Objective-C
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) PHP5
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) JD Edwards
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