The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 30 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 2.05% - 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% - 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Norwich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 73 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 74.36% 64.04% 60.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 53 39
Average daily rate £325 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 2
Average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £23.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.66% -36.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (84.62%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
4 9 (69.23%) OO
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
5 8 (61.54%) CSS
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
6 7 (53.85%) MVC
6 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (53.85%) TDD
7 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
7 6 (46.15%) QA
7 6 (46.15%) Selenium
7 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
7 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
7 6 (46.15%) BDD
7 6 (46.15%) SpecFlow
8 5 (38.46%) REST
8 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
8 5 (38.46%) Ajax
8 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
8 5 (38.46%) WCF
8 5 (38.46%) LINQ
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 (15.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
1 6 (46.15%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (7.69%) WatiN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) QA Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
5 8 (61.54%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) XHTML
6 5 (38.46%) Ajax
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (38.46%) WCF
6 5 (38.46%) LINQ
6 5 (38.46%) REST
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) CSS3
7 2 (15.38%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) JSON
7 2 (15.38%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) MVVM
7 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft