The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
OOP
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 104 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 72.32% 72.22% 82.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 37 58
Median daily rate £378 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Watford