Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 21 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -12
Contract jobs citing OOP 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.23% 0.19% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 0.25% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Leicestershire median daily rate £363 £500 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +78.57% -13.85%
10th Percentile £284 £475 £265
90th Percentile £438 £525 £295
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £384 £450
% change year-on-year -5.54% -14.72% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 465 397 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 81.87% 75.19% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 250 207
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £240 £129 £153
90th Percentile £525 £500 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 24
Leicestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £14.25 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.39% -5.79% -24.38%
10th Percentile £8.44 £9.93 £10.30
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £41.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +1.25%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Leicestershire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Leicestershire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOP in Leicestershire

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 3 £425 -15.00% 3
OOP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
5 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
5 2 (28.57%) React
5 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior UI Developer
2 2 (28.57%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Ext JS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 2 (28.57%) React
4 2 (28.57%) Symfony
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) SVG
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter