The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 27 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing OO 2 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.24% 6.27% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 7.29% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.17 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.86% +15.12%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 329 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 86.96% 85.90% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 96 70
Median daily rate £475 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £325 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

OO
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +5 1 £550 - 4
Ludlow - 1 - -
OO
West Midlands

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) J2EE
4 14 (63.64%) Oracle
4 14 (63.64%) Test Strategy
5 13 (59.09%) Waterfall
5 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
6 12 (54.55%) Unix
6 12 (54.55%) Shell Script
6 12 (54.55%) Process Improvement
7 11 (50.00%) webMethods
7 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
7 11 (50.00%) Pega
8 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (45.45%) RUP
9 9 (40.91%) Informatica
10 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
11 7 (31.82%) Scrum
12 5 (22.73%) CA Gen
12 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
12 5 (22.73%) BEA
12 5 (22.73%) XML
12 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 5 (22.73%) COBOL
12 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
13 4 (18.18%) Perl
13 4 (18.18%) Windows
13 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
13 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
13 4 (18.18%) Confluence

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) Confluence
3 2 (9.09%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.55%) NAS
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) CA Gen
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.64%) PVCS
4 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.55%) Ant
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) Gradle
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (4.55%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Maven
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) webMethods Developer
3 4 (18.18%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) COBOL Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) Mainframe Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Mainframe Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Coach
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Documentum Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) J2EE
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) EDIFACT
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
4 2 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) JAX-RS
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) RAML
5 1 (4.55%) Spring
5 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Unix
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) VME
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Test Strategy
2 13 (59.09%) Waterfall
3 12 (54.55%) Process Improvement
4 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (45.45%) RUP
6 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
9 3 (13.64%) MVC
9 3 (13.64%) TDD
10 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (9.09%) Kanban
10 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
11 1 (4.55%) API Design
11 1 (4.55%) BDD
11 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
11 1 (4.55%) Open Source Development
11 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
11 1 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
4 12 (54.55%) Shell Script
5 5 (22.73%) COBOL
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
7 3 (13.64%) C#
8 1 (4.55%) Jython
8 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.55%) Python
8 1 (4.55%) Scala
8 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Pega
2 11 (50.00%) webMethods
3 9 (40.91%) Informatica
4 5 (22.73%) BEA
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) ICL
5 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
6 1 (4.55%) BMC
6 1 (4.55%) CA
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) WSO2
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