The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 38 26
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.26% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% 0.81%
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 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
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
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
275 267 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 81.60% 70.63% 65.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 135 65
Median daily rate £385 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.94% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
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% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for OOP.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) ABAP
2 5 (62.50%) SAP BW
2 5 (62.50%) SAP BI
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
3 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SAP XI
5 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
5 2 (25.00%) CakePHP
5 2 (25.00%) PHP 5
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
6 1 (12.50%) Zend
6 1 (12.50%) Zend Studio
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (12.50%) CSS

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (62.50%) SAP BI
1 5 (62.50%) SAP BW
2 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
1 1 (12.50%) Zend Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP APO Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BI Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP XI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) CakePHP
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
1 2 (25.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) ABAP
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) PHP 5
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Zend