The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton - - 28.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.88 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +17.78%
OOP
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 50.00% 70.00% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 7
Median daily rate £200 £263 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Bolton