The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 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.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 14
Contract jobs citing OO 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 3.31% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.77% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £442 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

OO 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 Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 64 106 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 56.64% 87.60% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 49 26
Median daily rate £338 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Solihull

OO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Solihull