The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 36 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.68% 0.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.85 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.90 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.39% +6.33%
OOP
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
223 198 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 75.34% 70.21% 76.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 97 76
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 36
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Google