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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 91 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% 0.56% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.71% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 12
Median daily rate £288 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £278 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+12.25% +27.04%

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
1156 1266 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.67% 78.83% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 767 649
Median daily rate £375 £380 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 42
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +4 2 £288 -4.16% 5
Derbyshire -3 1 - - 4
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for OOP.

1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony
3 2 (25.00%) Drupal
3 2 (25.00%) SQLite
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Android Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Robotium
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Gradle
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQLite
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) Android Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Gradle
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Robolectric
3 2 (25.00%) Robotium
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) Mockito
4 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Magento Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fintech
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) SOLID
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft