Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 42 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.94% 0.34% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.44% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Leicester median daily rate £425 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
Leicestershire median daily rate £363 £500 £280
% change year-on-year -27.50% +78.57% -13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate - - -
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -

OOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 266 229 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 83.65% 76.85% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 147 111
Leicester median daily rate £370 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% +9.23% -5.45%
10th Percentile £248 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £501 £475
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 9
Leicester median hourly rate £32.50 £18.13 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.31% -19.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.62 £11.80
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £41.25
Leicestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £15.13
% change year-on-year +51.72% -4.13% -24.38%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Leicester

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for OOP.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Ext JS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development

OOP
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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior UI Developer
2 2 (66.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Ext JS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
1 2 (66.67%) React
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP