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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 29 22 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3  
Contract jobs citing OO 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.53% 3.40% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 4.46% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £150 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

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 126 112 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 79.75% 76.19% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 49 52
Median daily rate £340 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Median hourly rate £18.50 £38.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.25% +167.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.20 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Leicester

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) UML
1 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (50.00%) OOD
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Java EE
1 4 (50.00%) Magento
1 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (37.50%) jMock
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) WordPress
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Finance

OO
Top Related 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 (37.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Magento
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) jMock
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Grunt
2 1 (12.50%) gulp
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (37.50%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Magento Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) React
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
1 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (50.00%) OOD
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (25.00%) OCMJD
2 2 (25.00%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (25.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle