The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 39 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Contract jobs citing OOP 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.37% 0.32% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.44% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 221 229 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 80.95% 73.16% 74.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 119 77
Median daily rate £370 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.45 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.59% -54.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £14.13 £21.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £82.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing OOP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Basingstoke

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOP in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for OOP.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA