The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 47 28
Contract jobs citing OO 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.69% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.85% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate
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- £270 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
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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
267 354 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.66% 81.38% 54.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 204 74
Average daily rate £393 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £286 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 21
Average hourly rate £31.40 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.60% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £15.05 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.16 £47.55 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing OO 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 OO.

1 6 (75.00%) UML
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
1 6 (75.00%) Validation
1 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
1 6 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Requirements Management
2 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) IIBA
4 1 (12.50%) CBAP
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Akka
4 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) SVG
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) ABAP
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Batik
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) SVG
2 1 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (12.50%) Batik
2 1 (12.50%) Akka
2 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (62.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) UML
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
1 6 (75.00%) Validation
1 6 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Requirements Management
2 5 (62.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) ABAP
1 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) IIBA
1 1 (12.50%) CBAP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Curam
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
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