The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 11 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - 4.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £305 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +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
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 81.13% 67.44% 63.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 13
Median daily rate £350 £310 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £14.85 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.56% +56.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Stevenage region.

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage