The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO 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 (OO)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 22 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing OO 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.99% 3.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 4.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.67 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +17.69% +1.25%  

OO 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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 117 116 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 77.48% 74.84% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 68 76
Median daily rate £400 £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.91% +17.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.20 £13.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Leicester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Leicester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for OO.

1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) Magento
1 4 (57.14%) OO PHP
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) WordPress
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) React
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 1 (14.29%) gulp
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Compact Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Grunt
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (42.86%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) gulp
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP WordPress Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Ajax
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) React
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) OO PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
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