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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.44% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £37.81
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -53.71%
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
413 150 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.17% 88.24% 75.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 52 51
Median daily rate £443 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £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 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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

OOP
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 OOP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 - 2 £525 -
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Documentum
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) SonarQube

OOP
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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (100.00%) RAML
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Design
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet