The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 121 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -21
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.19% 0.60% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.77% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £500 £363 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +19.83%
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
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1369 652 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.46% 78.46% 72.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 409 256
Median daily rate £325 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 41 12
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £12.12 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £38.70
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 the North East

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

OOP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -57 3 £500 +37.93% 4
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for OOP.

1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Mockito
4 3 (42.86%) Clojure
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) GitHub
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Groovy
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
4 3 (42.86%) Scala
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) JUnit
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
4 3 (42.86%) Microservices
4 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
1 3 (42.86%) Mockito
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Java Scala Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Scala Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Clojure
2 3 (42.86%) Groovy
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) C#
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines