Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 23 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 (OO)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 39 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -
Contract jobs citing OO 4 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.98% 2.27% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 2.98% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Liverpool median daily rate £338 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -16.67% -
Merseyside median daily rate £338 £375 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% -16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

OO 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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 340 336 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 82.93% 76.36% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 222 272
Liverpool median daily rate £391 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.97% -3.06% +6.60%
10th Percentile £250 £241 £183
90th Percentile £538 £525 £552
Merseyside median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £22.85 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.09% +30.54% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.04 £10.70 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.31 £32.06 £97.58
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
% change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Liverpool

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Liverpool

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for OO.

1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Magento Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Expert
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java