The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 31 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing OO 12 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.01% 0.34% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 0.50% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Median daily rate £238 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.10% +11.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £38.63 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.47% -4.62%
OO
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
215 202 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 71.91% 68.01% 68.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 120 107
Median daily rate £325 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.50% -36.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £14.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Leicester - 7 £300 - 4
OO
East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for OO.

1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 14 (77.78%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) Sass
5 11 (61.11%) CSS3
6 10 (55.56%) Subversion
7 9 (50.00%) Java
8 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
9 7 (38.89%) PHP
9 7 (38.89%) MySQL
9 7 (38.89%) XML
9 7 (38.89%) JSON
10 6 (33.33%) Backbone.js
10 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (33.33%) LESS
10 6 (33.33%) SAP
10 6 (33.33%) User Experience
11 5 (27.78%) Ajax
11 5 (27.78%) jQuery
12 4 (22.22%) PHP 5
12 4 (22.22%) Mercurial
12 4 (22.22%) PostGIS
12 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 4 (22.22%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 10 (55.56%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) Mercurial
3 4 (22.22%) PhpStorm
4 3 (16.67%) git-flow
5 2 (11.11%) gulp
6 1 (5.56%) Grunt
6 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) PHP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.56%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 14 (77.78%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) Sass
5 11 (61.11%) CSS3
6 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
7 7 (38.89%) JSON
7 7 (38.89%) XML
8 6 (33.33%) Backbone.js
8 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (33.33%) LESS
9 5 (27.78%) Ajax
9 5 (27.78%) jQuery
10 4 (22.22%) PostGIS
10 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (16.67%) .NET
11 3 (16.67%) Aurelia
11 3 (16.67%) RESTful
12 2 (11.11%) MEAN Stack
12 2 (11.11%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Phone
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
3 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (16.67%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) PHP 5
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) ECMAScript
5 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Zend
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