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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 29 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 9 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.80% 1.29% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 1.63% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Median daily rate £350 - £408
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 - £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.09 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.67% +14.89%

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
199 184 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 83.97% 79.31% 78.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 130 93
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +290.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

OO
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

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 9 (47.37%) Java
1 9 (47.37%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) SOAP
2 8 (42.11%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) XML Messaging
3 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
3 7 (36.84%) Sybase
3 7 (36.84%) DB2
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 7 (36.84%) JSON
4 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) OOP
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (21.05%) Scala
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) Perforce
7 3 (15.79%) OOD
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Subversion
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5

OO
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 2 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Grunt
3 2 (10.53%) gulp
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Python Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) EPiServer Developer
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) SOAP
3 7 (36.84%) JSON
3 7 (36.84%) XML Messaging
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) J2SE
7 1 (5.26%) JMS
7 1 (5.26%) Symfony
7 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) OOP
2 3 (15.79%) OOD
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) Android Development
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.26%) Kanban
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Microservices
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Scala
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Sybase
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Perforce
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
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