The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicester region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 34 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.48% 4.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 5.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £289 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £32.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +64.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 86 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 71.63% 71.07% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 22 18
Average daily rate £300 £315 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £280 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £550 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £15.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
OOP
Leicestershire

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

OOP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) WCF

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Navision Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft