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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 59 55 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.65% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.70% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£363 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +1.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.88 £33.84 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+26.69% +4.93%
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
592 431 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 76.39% 73.05% 69.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 272 94
Average daily rate £395 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 7 10
Average hourly rate £15.68 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.87 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear - 4 £363 - 6
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) Laravel
5 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
5 2 (33.33%) Android Development
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) WebSockets
5 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) OOD
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) Laravel
5 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) WebSockets
5 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) XSD
6 1 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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