The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 20 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing OO 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.10% 1.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 1.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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 £42.50 £40.38 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +13.34%
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Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 229 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 76.55% 77.89% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 134 93
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +13.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

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Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for OO.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Sybase
2 5 (62.50%) DB2
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (50.00%) XML Messaging
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Perforce
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) JSF
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (12.50%) Chordiant
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Python Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) XML Messaging
3 3 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) JSF
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) SOLID
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Sybase
2 2 (25.00%) Perforce
3 1 (12.50%) Chordiant