The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Warrington region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 22 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing OO 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.89% 1.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 1.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £300 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
143 119 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 82.66% 75.80% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 45 15
Average daily rate £475 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.83% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £254 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OO
Cheshire

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Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Warrington region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) WinForms
1 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) OOD
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) MCP
4 4 (40.00%) MCTS
4 4 (40.00%) MCPD
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 2 (20.00%) XHTML
6 2 (20.00%) CMS
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) PHP5
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) OO PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) LSMW
2 1 (10.00%) NWDS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) WinForms
1 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML
4 2 (20.00%) LAMP
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) SAP BSP
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) PHP5
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCP
1 4 (40.00%) MCTS
1 4 (40.00%) MCPD
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Primavera
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (10.00%) SAP