The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing OO 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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%
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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
26 34 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 72.22% 73.91% 88.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 32
Median daily rate £375 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £155.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wolverhampton region with a requirement for OO.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM

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Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#