The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 29 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.48% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £265 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £37.81
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -53.71%
OOP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 180 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 74.64% 72.87% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 102 127
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £188 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 32 23
Median hourly rate £24.69 £37.50 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.16% +125.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

OOP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 Dorset region with a requirement for OOP.

1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
1 1 (50.00%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace