The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 70 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing OOP 26 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.54% 1.03% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.53% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 20
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£328 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £425 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.90 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.39% +6.33%
OOP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1129 1044 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 66.77% 67.40% 64.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 594 452
Average daily rate £375 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £120 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 47 82
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £11.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £36.85 £55.00
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 the East Midlands

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

OOP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 14 £350 - 2
Nottinghamshire +3 8 £325 -13.33% 5
Leicestershire +10 5 £330 +32.00% 2
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - - 3
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 27 (77.14%) OO
2 19 (54.29%) C#
3 17 (48.57%) HTML
3 17 (48.57%) .NET
3 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
5 13 (37.14%) MVC
5 13 (37.14%) WCF
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
6 12 (34.29%) Windows
7 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
7 11 (31.43%) HTML5
8 9 (25.71%) jQuery
8 9 (25.71%) XML
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) VB
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.86%) PHP
9 8 (22.86%) MySQL
9 8 (22.86%) Web Services
10 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
10 7 (20.00%) MS Office
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (20.00%) MSI
10 7 (20.00%) SCCM
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Vista
10 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (20.00%) CSS3

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (11.43%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (5.71%) NServiceBus
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.71%) Kentico
2 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) FTP
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) MS Access
4 2 (5.71%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MSI
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) NUnit
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Games
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) C# Developer
3 7 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.71%) WPF Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.86%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.86%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Games Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Games Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
2 13 (37.14%) WCF
3 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
3 11 (31.43%) HTML5
4 9 (25.71%) jQuery
4 9 (25.71%) XML
5 8 (22.86%) Web Services
6 7 (20.00%) CSS3
7 6 (17.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 5 (14.29%) WPF
9 4 (11.43%) Google Maps API
9 4 (11.43%) Ajax
9 4 (11.43%) JSON
9 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Digital Media
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Games
4 1 (2.86%) Flash Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) OO
2 13 (37.14%) MVC
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
4 6 (17.14%) Validation
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) MVVM
6 4 (11.43%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) SOA
6 4 (11.43%) Line Management
7 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Kanban
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.71%) BDD
8 2 (5.71%) Pair Programming
8 2 (5.71%) UML
9 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) VB
4 8 (22.86%) PHP
5 4 (11.43%) PHP5
6 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.71%) XAML
7 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) WAI
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Twitter
3 4 (11.43%) Google
3 4 (11.43%) Facebook
4 3 (8.57%) Zend
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.86%) Perforce
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