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 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 35 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing OO 17 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.90% 12.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 14.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £318 £333 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +14.35%
OO
West 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 Shropshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
392 148 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 89.91% 88.10% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 49 48
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £297 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £638 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £25.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -30 16 £318 -4.43% 1
OO
West Midlands

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

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

1 14 (73.68%) Test Strategy
2 13 (68.42%) Process Improvement
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) J2EE
4 10 (52.63%) Data Modelling
4 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle
5 9 (47.37%) Scrum
5 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) Unix
6 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 8 (42.11%) RUP
7 7 (36.84%) C#
7 7 (36.84%) .NET
7 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
7 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
7 7 (36.84%) CSS
7 7 (36.84%) XML
7 7 (36.84%) WinForms
7 7 (36.84%) MVC
7 7 (36.84%) Informatica
7 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
7 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework

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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 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 3 (15.79%) Documentum
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Ant
1 3 (15.79%) CA Gen
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Gradle
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
2 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
2 2 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (10.53%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) COBOL Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Mainframe Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Mainframe Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Documentum Developer
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) J2EE
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
2 7 (36.84%) Apache Cordova
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) PhoneGap
2 7 (36.84%) WinForms
2 7 (36.84%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) JAX-RS
3 2 (10.53%) RAML
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Unix
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) VME
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Test Strategy
2 13 (68.42%) Process Improvement
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Data Modelling
4 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
5 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
5 9 (47.37%) Scrum
6 8 (42.11%) RUP
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
7 7 (36.84%) Mobile Development
7 7 (36.84%) MVC
7 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
9 2 (10.53%) API Design
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (10.53%) OOP
9 2 (10.53%) Open Source
9 2 (10.53%) Open Source Development
9 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
4 5 (26.32%) COBOL
4 5 (26.32%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Jython
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) BladeLogic
2 1 (5.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Informatica
2 7 (36.84%) Pega
2 7 (36.84%) Xamarin
3 5 (26.32%) webMethods
4 3 (15.79%) BEA
5 2 (10.53%) ICL
6 1 (5.26%) BMC
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) HP