The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham - - 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.88 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +26.69%
OOP
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 59 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 69.86% 74.68% 65.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £174 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £18.24 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.64% +25.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Durham