The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.94% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£340 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 76.47% 61.70% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 19
Average daily rate £325 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.25 £13.44 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) SOA

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Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Architect
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
4 1 (12.50%) Java
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) TIBCO