The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing OO 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.35 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.37% -9.35%
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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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 50 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 58.16% 76.92% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 23
Average daily rate £425 £363 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 17
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.35% -46.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £11.78 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £30.25 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Evesham - - - -
Redditch - - - - 2
Worcester - - - - 1
OO
West Midlands

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) ABAP
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) LiveCycle
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Rational Rose
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (60.00%) LiveCycle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) UML
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) ABAP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe