The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 57 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.43% 0.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £363 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
OOP
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
521 601 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.01% 73.83% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 310 342
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 47 28
Median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £9.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Automotive
3 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (50.00%) PLM
3 5 (50.00%) Windchill
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) Zend
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) SOLID
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) User Experience
7 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Automotive
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Symfony
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) PLM
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) SOLID
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (20.00%) Zend
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