The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 42 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing OOP 12 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.55% 3.78% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.73% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £34.85
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +43.47%
OOP
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 275 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 83.43% 79.94% 70.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 235 79
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £45.00 £24.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for OOP.

1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Google
2 7 (58.33%) Web Development
2 7 (58.33%) PaaS
2 7 (58.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (41.67%) Boomi
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) RESTful
3 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Dell
3 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (41.67%) ETL
3 5 (41.67%) FTP
3 5 (41.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Informatica
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Talend
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Management

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (58.33%) PaaS
2 5 (41.67%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C++ Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ETL Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Informatica Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) ETL
3 5 (41.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Google
2 5 (41.67%) Dell
2 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (25.00%) Informatica
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Talend