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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 89 85 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Contract jobs citing OOP 9 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.56% 1.08% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.41% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 20
Average daily rate £388 £388 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £313 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.88 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +17.78%
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
1287 1350 1210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.39% 76.84% 76.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 798 617
Average daily rate £390 £390 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 87
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £25.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Nottinghamshire +2 4 £325 +18.18% 4
Derbyshire -1 2 £238 -40.62% 3
Lincolnshire - 2 £450 - 9
Northamptonshire - 1 £313 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) OO
3 9 (52.94%) MySQL
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) PHP
3 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 5 (29.41%) Subversion
7 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Symfony
8 4 (23.53%) SOAP
8 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
8 4 (23.53%) Node.js
8 4 (23.53%) CSS3
8 4 (23.53%) OO PHP
8 4 (23.53%) MEAN Stack
8 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
9 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (17.65%) REST
9 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
9 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (17.65%) Swing
9 3 (17.65%) Java

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (23.53%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) WordPress
3 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) jMock
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) Grunt
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Angular Developer
5 2 (11.76%) MongoDB Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) 3D Developer
6 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) MEAN Stack
6 4 (23.53%) SOAP
6 4 (23.53%) Symfony
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) Swing
7 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (11.76%) Doctrine
8 2 (11.76%) Express
8 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (11.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
4 4 (23.53%) OO PHP
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) OOD
7 1 (5.88%) SOLID
7 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
1 9 (52.94%) PHP
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Zend