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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 14 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing OO 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.22% 6.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £333 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £38.25 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+7.51% -4.96%
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Staffordshire

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
62 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 75.61% 83.87% 60.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 17 23
Median daily rate £425 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £10.65 £17.50 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.14% +19.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for OO.

1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Flash
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Flex
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
2 2 (40.00%) C#

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Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) ActionScript Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Flash Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Flex
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Flash
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (60.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe