The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Shropshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +18.51%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 73 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 68.46% 60.83% 58.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 63
Average daily rate £368 £475 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.63% +30.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £565 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Telford - - - -
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java