The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 1.75% - 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.16%
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Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 97 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 56.14% 86.61% 85.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 53 28
Median daily rate £325 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £313 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.95 £70.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -50.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £22.13 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.70 £56.97 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Preston region with a requirement for OO.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle