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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 82 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing OOP 12 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.79% 0.95% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.22% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 16
Median daily rate £338 £400 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +30.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £314 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £48.75 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.06%
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
1224 1225 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.69% 77.24% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 748 580
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 70
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.08 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +31.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £46.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Derbyshire +4 6 £338 -15.62% 4
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £265 -11.66% 5
Leicestershire - 2 £500 - 4
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for OOP.

1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) OO
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) MySQL
4 7 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (25.00%) Swing
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) UML
6 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) JUnit
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Spring
6 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
6 5 (25.00%) Mockito
6 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing

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 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (25.00%) JUnit
2 5 (25.00%) Mockito
2 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) jMock
4 2 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (35.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (30.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 5 (25.00%) JavaFX
4 5 (25.00%) JPA
4 5 (25.00%) Spring
4 5 (25.00%) Swing
5 4 (20.00%) Symfony
6 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) J2EE
6 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (10.00%) Doctrine
7 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (10.00%) React
7 2 (10.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) OO
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) UML
4 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
5 3 (15.00%) SOLID
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Zend
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) SAP