Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 17 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)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 77 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Shropshire median daily rate - £550 -
West Midlands median daily rate £320 £440 £240
% change year-on-year -27.27% +83.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -8.57% +3.86%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 362 710 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 92.82% 90.33% 90.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 282 112
Shropshire median daily rate £470 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.24% +5.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £358 £310 £263
90th Percentile £590 £574 £555
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 17
Shropshire median hourly rate £30.06 £43.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.90% +74.00% +5.54%
10th Percentile £22.59 £42.75 £12.35
90th Percentile £38.68 £44.25 £40.87
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Shropshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Shropshire