The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing OO 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - - 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 76.67% 69.23% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 20
Average daily rate £325 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £333 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -57.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport region citing OO 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 OO.

1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Telematics
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL