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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing OO 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 9.52% 9.38% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 11.54% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £338 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +8.57%
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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
36 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 85.71% 81.25% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 21
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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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 11 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) ActionScript
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Flash
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) Streaming Video
5 2 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) WinForms
5 2 (25.00%) Back Office
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ActionScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Flash Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Flash
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Streaming Video
2 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) ActionScript
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 4 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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