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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing OO 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.28% 0.36% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.50% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £300 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.85 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.33% +7.14%
OO
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
295 200 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 83.33% 71.17% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 117 123
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £33.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.19% -11.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OO
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

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Facebook
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (25.00%) Xbox
4 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (25.00%) PlayStation
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (25.00%) PlayStation
1 1 (25.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
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