The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing OO 11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.68% 0.47% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 0.60% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 6
Median daily rate £450 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 - £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
OO
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
246 335 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.27% 78.09% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 223 237
Median daily rate £415 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £875 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £28.82 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

OO
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Blackpool - 8 £450 -
Fleetwood - 3 £450 -
Preston +5 1 £230 -
Blackburn - 1 £375 - 2
OO
North West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for OO.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) UML
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 5 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (33.33%) Use Case
6 5 (33.33%) Service Design
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (33.33%) Project Management
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Marketing
7 4 (26.67%) JIRA
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 4 (26.67%) Retail
7 4 (26.67%) Apache
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
7 4 (26.67%) SaltStack
7 4 (26.67%) IaaS
7 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Messaging Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Azure Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) J2EE
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) Aurelia
4 1 (6.67%) Durandal
4 1 (6.67%) EJS
4 1 (6.67%) Jinja
4 1 (6.67%) LESS
4 1 (6.67%) Pug
4 1 (6.67%) React
4 1 (6.67%) Sass
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) UML
3 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) Service Design
4 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) Kanban
6 3 (20.00%) Microservices
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) OOD
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
6 1 (6.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) SaltStack
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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