The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 33 21
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.38% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £48.75 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.06%
OOP
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
202 191 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 80.80% 72.62% 68.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 110 52
Median daily rate £400 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

OOP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 2 (100.00%) PHP 5

OOP
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 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CakePHP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PHP 5