The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 67 65
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.93% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.10% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
OOP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 910 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.46% 84.57% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 585 354
Median daily rate £410 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 30 35
Median hourly rate £21.05 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 7 (63.64%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) JDBC
4 4 (36.36%) JSP
4 4 (36.36%) Servlets
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) XSLT
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Perforce
4 4 (36.36%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (36.36%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Checkstyle
1 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
1 4 (36.36%) FindBugs
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) Mockito
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) SonarQube
2 2 (18.18%) Grunt
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# WPF Developer
3 3 (27.27%) WPF Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) Java EE
3 4 (36.36%) JDBC
3 4 (36.36%) JSP
3 4 (36.36%) Servlets
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Spring Security
3 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) XSLT
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (27.27%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) CakePHP
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
2 3 (27.27%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) MVVM
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Use Case
4 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Perforce
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