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 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing OO 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.39% 0.38% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.52% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
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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
206 194 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 80.47% 74.33% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 115 52
Median daily rate £400 £490 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +244.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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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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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 17 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Chordiant
2 2 (40.00%) JSF
2 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (40.00%) PHP 5
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
1 2 (40.00%) JSF
1 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Chordiant