The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.71% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -3.22% -1.27%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 219 194 321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 78.21% 82.20% 87.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 154 234
Median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Oxford

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Oxford

OOP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for OOP.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) FTP
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (66.67%) Boomi
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (66.67%) Dell