The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Norfolk region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.35% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.85 £38.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +53.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
152 110 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 63.60% 67.90% 72.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 77 84
Average daily rate £280 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +63.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.20 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
OOP
East of England

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 6 £350 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
1 13 (86.67%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 9 (60.00%) MVC
4 9 (60.00%) OO
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) TDD
7 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (40.00%) QA
7 6 (40.00%) Selenium
7 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (40.00%) BDD
7 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (40.00%) SpecFlow
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (33.33%) Ajax
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) PHP
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 5 (33.33%) XHTML
8 5 (33.33%) REST
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Node.js
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (6.67%) WatiN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
1 13 (86.67%) jQuery
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (33.33%) Ajax
4 5 (33.33%) XHTML
4 5 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (33.33%) WCF
4 5 (33.33%) LINQ
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) Ext JS
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
1 9 (60.00%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (13.33%) MVVM
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft