The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 June 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 81 85
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Contract jobs citing OOP 13 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.85% 0.84% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.02% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 11
Median daily rate £308 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.68% -10.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £30.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +45.00% -36.84%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1299 1277 1261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 84.63% 82.28% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 786 784
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.37% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.50 £10.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in the East Midlands

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in the East Midlands

OOP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -1 7 £300 -40.00% 4
Nottinghamshire 0 6 £350 +5.26% 10
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for OOP.

1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 15 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
3 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 12 (66.67%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) MySQL
4 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 10 (55.56%) CSS3
5 9 (50.00%) RESTful
5 9 (50.00%) PHP
5 9 (50.00%) Symfony
5 9 (50.00%) Drupal
5 9 (50.00%) Ajax
6 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
7 7 (38.89%) Retail
7 7 (38.89%) Linux
7 7 (38.89%) Apache
7 7 (38.89%) LAMP
7 7 (38.89%) PHPUnit
7 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
8 6 (33.33%) MVC
9 5 (27.78%) C#
9 5 (27.78%) .NET
9 5 (27.78%) OO
9 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
9 5 (27.78%) JIRA
10 4 (22.22%) QA
10 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 4 (22.22%) Java
10 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (50.00%) Drupal
2 7 (38.89%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) PHPUnit
3 5 (27.78%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.11%) Ant
5 2 (11.11%) Maven
5 2 (11.11%) Moq
5 2 (11.11%) NUnit
5 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.56%) JUnit
6 1 (5.56%) Mockito
6 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Drupal Developer
3 7 (38.89%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (16.67%) QA Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) VB Developer
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 12 (66.67%) jQuery
3 10 (55.56%) CSS3
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 9 (50.00%) Ajax
4 9 (50.00%) RESTful
4 9 (50.00%) Symfony
5 7 (38.89%) LAMP
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.11%) JDBC
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 1 (5.56%) JPA
9 1 (5.56%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Test Management
4 3 (16.67%) User Stories
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 2 (11.11%) QA Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) MVVM
6 1 (5.56%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) SOLID
6 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter
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