The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 6 10
Contract jobs citing OO 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall - 5.56% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.69% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £359
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.74%
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%
OO
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 60.00% 72.22% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 16
Median daily rate £358 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £9.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Walsall region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Walsall