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 3 months to 26 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing OOP 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.59% 0.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £30.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year +45.00% -38.46%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 214 182 215
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 79.26% 70.27% 67.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 119 127
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 7
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 £13.10 £11.76 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.10 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Symfony
1 9 (100.00%) Drupal
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) CSS3
2 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 7 (77.78%) PHPUnit
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 7 (77.78%) LAMP
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Laravel
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter
3 1 (11.11%) Google

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 9 (100.00%) Drupal
2 7 (77.78%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Drupal Developer
2 7 (77.78%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) CSS3
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) Symfony
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) LAMP
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter
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