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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 36 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.21% 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £463 £328 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £339
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +22.95%

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
268 237 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.21% 87.13% 83.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 199 205
Median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £145 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Median hourly rate £23.19 £67.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.64% +365.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £17.50 £13.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) FTP
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (66.67%) Boomi
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (66.67%) Dell