Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 20 July 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 40
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.84% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.03% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 40
Staffordshire median daily rate - - £400
West Midlands median daily rate £320 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -28.89% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 192 290 298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 75.59% 80.78% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 177 186
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.90% +11.54%
10th Percentile £213 £195 £263
90th Percentile £475 £488 £453
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 19
Staffordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.08 £10.10
90th Percentile £32.70 £46.70 £41.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -26.09% +27.78%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Staffordshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Staffordshire