The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brentford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 12 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 3.03% 1.56% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 1.96% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £340 £415 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.19% +27.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 51 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 86.36% 79.69% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 15
Average daily rate £450 £475 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +40.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £400 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £701 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OOP
London

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Brentford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

OOP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) New Media

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) New Media
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL