The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 99 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -3
Contract jobs citing OOP 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.35% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.50% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £375 £190 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -58.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £182 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £378 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £32.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-50.99% -18.37%
OOP
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
960 599 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.81% 82.85% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 396 351
Median daily rate £400 £410 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 13
Median hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £16.43 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.78 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOP across the Tyne and Wear region.

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Tyne and Wear region.

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 4 £375 +97.36% 2
OOP
North East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for OOP.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) SaaS
3 4 (57.14%) Drupal
3 4 (57.14%) Content Management
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) CMS
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Groovy
5 2 (28.57%) Clojure
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
5 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) GitHub
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) Laravel

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Scala Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Drupal Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Scala Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Laravel
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Content Management
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) API Development
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Clojure
4 2 (28.57%) Groovy
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) New Relic
1 1 (14.29%) VMware