The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 28 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 / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 47 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing OOP 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.43% 0.61% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.72% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
Median daily rate £350 £238 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.36% -20.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £37.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +18.00% -25.00%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 365 417 401
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 86.70% 85.28% 86.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1002 866 917
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £630 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 5
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -68.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.44 £27.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £18.75 £53.85
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 Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Nottinghamshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Nottinghamshire

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Nottinghamshire

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +3 6 £350 +47.36% 3
OOP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
4 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
5 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
5 2 (28.57%) QA Automation
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
5 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Moq
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
4 2 (28.57%) Ant
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Moq
4 2 (28.57%) NUnit
4 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) QA Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) JDBC
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
5 2 (28.57%) QA Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) MVVM
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Xamarin