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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 44 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing OO 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.95% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 0.30% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £508 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +16.00%

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
364 328 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 88.78% 84.75% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 209 118
Median daily rate £440 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) OOD
3 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) XSLT
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) JUnit
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Spring
7 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (23.53%) RESTful
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
7 4 (23.53%) AWT
7 4 (23.53%) Sun
7 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server

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 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Broadband
1 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.88%) SSH
1 1 (5.88%) Telnet
1 1 (5.88%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) Grunt
4 2 (11.76%) gulp
4 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
4 2 (11.76%) Mocha
4 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.88%) Gradle
5 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) JProfiler
5 1 (5.88%) Maven
5 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) ETL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) XML
3 6 (35.29%) XSLT
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) Spring
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) AWT
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) JSP
5 4 (23.53%) RESTful
5 4 (23.53%) Servlets
5 4 (23.53%) Struts
5 4 (23.53%) Swing
6 3 (17.65%) Backbone.js
6 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
6 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) OOD
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) UML
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 3 (17.65%) Low Latency
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Validation
7 2 (11.76%) Data Transformation
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) ES6
6 1 (5.88%) ABAP
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) SAPscript
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Sun
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe