The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 31 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.24% 2.01% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 2.62% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
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£303 £325 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.92% -21.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.25% -8.75%
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West Midlands

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
273 229 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 73.78% 76.85% 73.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 84 114
Average daily rate £325 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 17
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £37.80 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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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 22 September 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 22 September 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 9 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) Magento
3 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) VBScript
4 4 (25.00%) VB
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
5 3 (18.75%) VBA
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Content Management
5 3 (18.75%) CMS
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (12.50%) NUnit
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (12.50%) CRM

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Magento
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP EWM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) VB Developer
2 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Magento Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (6.25%) Spring.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
1 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
2 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) VBScript
3 4 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) VBA
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Motorola
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