The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 42 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.27% - 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £313 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £340
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +4.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.88 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +26.69%
OOP
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
327 299 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 87.20% 78.48% 83.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 197 171
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +60.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.20 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

OOP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP