The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 16 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 Coventry 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 35 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing OO 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.92% 1.30% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.73% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £500 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
259 173 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 79.45% 75.22% 67.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 44 82
Average daily rate £390 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 50 16
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
OO
West Midlands

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Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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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

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Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) ABAP
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) SAP CRM
5 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (25.00%) Scala
5 2 (25.00%) Smarty
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) Zend
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Akka

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP R/3
2 1 (12.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Zend Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (25.00%) Smarty
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Akka
3 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) ABAP
4 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards