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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 61 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.58% - 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £34.93 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-49.89% -8.69%
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
544 314 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 78.84% 77.53% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 220 74
Average daily rate £415 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 10 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £17.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +81.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £16.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £363 - 5
OOP
North East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) WebSockets
4 2 (28.57%) Laravel
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) .NET

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Telnet
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) WebSockets
3 2 (28.57%) Laravel
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) J2ME
4 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (42.86%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C