The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.51% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.33% +7.14%
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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 Wolverhampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 72.34% 59.42% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 21
Average daily rate £375 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £19.25 £155.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -87.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM

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Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#