The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 43 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.51% 0.30% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.35% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £508 £300 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.16% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £300 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
403 284 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 86.67% 85.03% 74.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 165 125
Median daily rate £438 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -46.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.08 £15.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Coventry region with a requirement for OO.

1 12 (57.14%) OOD
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) CSS
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 9 (42.86%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) XSLT
4 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
5 8 (38.10%) Java
5 8 (38.10%) MVC
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (28.57%) Spring
7 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 6 (28.57%) JUnit
7 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 5 (23.81%) Sun Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Sun
8 5 (23.81%) AWT
8 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (23.81%) UML
8 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (23.81%) Swing

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
1 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
1 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
1 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Broadband
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) SSH
1 1 (4.76%) Telnet
1 1 (4.76%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (28.57%) JUnit
4 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.52%) Grunt
5 2 (9.52%) gulp
5 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
5 2 (9.52%) Mocha
5 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.76%) Gradle
6 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.76%) JProfiler
6 1 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Azure Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
2 10 (47.62%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 9 (42.86%) XML
3 9 (42.86%) XSLT
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) Spring
6 5 (23.81%) AWT
6 5 (23.81%) JSP
6 5 (23.81%) RESTful
6 5 (23.81%) Servlets
6 5 (23.81%) Struts
6 5 (23.81%) Swing
6 5 (23.81%) WCF
7 4 (19.05%) OAuth
7 4 (19.05%) SAML
7 4 (19.05%) SOAP
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Conversion
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) OOD
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) UML
5 5 (23.81%) Validation
6 4 (19.05%) API Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
6 4 (19.05%) Data Validation
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Service Design
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
7 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) XAML
6 2 (9.52%) ES6
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) ABAP
7 1 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) SAPscript
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Sun Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Sun
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe