The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 30 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing OO 13 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.26% 6.03% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 8.48% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 3
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£368 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.84% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £294 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £410 £363
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 £38.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.25%
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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 Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
286 224 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 71.68% 71.11% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 110 85
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £40.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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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
Nottingham -12 11 £368 +14.84% 4
Mansfield - - - -
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 10 (37.04%) XML
5 10 (37.04%) WPF
6 8 (29.63%) WCF
6 8 (29.63%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) OOP
6 8 (29.63%) MVVM
7 7 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) QA
9 5 (18.52%) VB
10 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
10 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (14.81%) Java
10 4 (14.81%) Web Services
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.81%) COM
10 4 (14.81%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (14.81%) MTS
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.81%) VB6
10 4 (14.81%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 4 (14.81%) MTS
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) WPF Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.70%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
3 10 (37.04%) XML
3 10 (37.04%) WPF
4 8 (29.63%) WCF
5 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.81%) COM
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (11.11%) jQuery
6 3 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.41%) XSD
7 2 (7.41%) XSLT
8 1 (3.70%) WinForms
8 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) TDD
1 8 (29.63%) OOP
1 8 (29.63%) MVVM
2 7 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (14.81%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) UML
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) OOD
4 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 5 (18.52%) VB
5 4 (14.81%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) VB6
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) VBScript
7 2 (7.41%) XAML
8 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Xamarin