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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 47 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.53% - 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.63 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+11.04% +8.85%
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
287 287 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.53% 80.17% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 205 202
Median daily rate £400 £389 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 25 32
Median hourly rate £43.00 £31.40 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.94% +25.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £12.35 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £69.07 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
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 29 July 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
Blackburn - 1 £375 - 2
OO
North West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (64.29%) UML
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Waterfall
3 16 (57.14%) Use Case
3 16 (57.14%) Open Source
3 16 (57.14%) Agile Project Management
3 16 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 16 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
3 16 (57.14%) Project Management
4 15 (53.57%) Oracle
4 15 (53.57%) Windows
5 13 (46.43%) Java
5 13 (46.43%) Service Design
6 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
6 11 (39.29%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (39.29%) SaltStack
6 11 (39.29%) Puppet
6 11 (39.29%) Linux
6 11 (39.29%) Python
7 10 (35.71%) IaaS
8 9 (32.14%) JIRA
8 9 (32.14%) Unix
8 9 (32.14%) Apache
8 9 (32.14%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (25.00%) XML
10 7 (25.00%) C#
10 7 (25.00%) C++

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 9 (32.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) IaaS
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
2 8 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.57%) Avionics
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 15 (53.57%) Business Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Digital Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Digital Business Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Database Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Moodle Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) JSF
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (64.29%) UML
2 17 (60.71%) Waterfall
3 16 (57.14%) Agile Project Management
3 16 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 16 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
3 16 (57.14%) Open Source
3 16 (57.14%) Project Management
3 16 (57.14%) Use Case
4 13 (46.43%) Service Design
5 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) SEO
7 5 (17.86%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) Requirements Management
8 3 (10.71%) SFIA
9 2 (7.14%) Change Management
9 2 (7.14%) Migration
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
2 11 (39.29%) Python
3 7 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) C++
4 6 (21.43%) VC++
5 2 (7.14%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) VB6
6 1 (3.57%) Ada
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (39.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) SaltStack
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Serena
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