The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -
OOP
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 142 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 64.97% 79.33% 73.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 17
Average daily rate £350 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £120 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 26 30
Average hourly rate £16.00 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter