The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing OO 5 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.39% 4.64% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 6.53% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +26.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £283 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -11.25%
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Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 199 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 77.16% 71.07% 64.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 89 92
Average daily rate £388 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £690 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -35.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £10.10 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.70 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

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Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing OO 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 OO.

1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (33.33%) WCF
6 7 (33.33%) WPF
6 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (33.33%) MVVM
7 5 (23.81%) OOP
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (19.05%) QA
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) Change Management
9 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 3 (14.29%) Android
9 3 (14.29%) jQuery
9 3 (14.29%) VB
9 3 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) Java
9 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (14.29%) CSS
9 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 3 (14.29%) HP

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) MTS
1 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (9.52%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) WPF Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 7 (33.33%) XML
3 7 (33.33%) WCF
3 7 (33.33%) WPF
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (9.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (33.33%) MVVM
3 5 (23.81%) OOP
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 3 (14.29%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) OOD
4 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) VB
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) VBScript
5 2 (9.52%) XAML
5 2 (9.52%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle