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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 42 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing OO 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.34% 4.60% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 6.04% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £345 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.03% +10.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +7.81%
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
241 182 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 80.87% 76.15% 68.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 101 96
Median daily rate £338 £360 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% +4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.35 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +85.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.26 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.25 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

OO
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

OO
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

OO
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

OO
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 2 December 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 +4 4 £345 -8.00% 7
OO
East Midlands

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) jMock
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (40.00%) OCMJD
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
5 1 (20.00%) RAD
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Delphi
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

OO
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) jMock
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Delphi
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (40.00%) OCMJD
2 2 (40.00%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle