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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 14 10
Contract jobs citing OO 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 2.78% 12.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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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
63 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 88.73% 83.33% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 18
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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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 15 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability

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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 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe