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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 6 6
Contract jobs citing OO 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall - 6.25% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.33% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
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
6 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 75.00% 75.00% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 14
Median daily rate £358 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £9.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +128.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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