The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing OO 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 105 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 63.01% 80.77% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 21
Median daily rate £375 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £41.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Solihull