The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - 3.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.88 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +17.78%
OOP
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
371 178 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.15% 88.12% 76.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 89 56
Median daily rate £460 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £313 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £568 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.06 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire