The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.88 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +17.78%
OOP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 119 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 77.94% 80.95% 74.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 50 49
Median daily rate £500 £470 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £295 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands