Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 December 2018 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 86 86
Rank change year-on-year -28 0 -4
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.11% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Wiltshire median daily rate £700 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +3.70% -10.00%
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £15.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +145.16% -55.71% -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,589 1,063 1,097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.26% 86.00% 85.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,032 736 790
Wiltshire median daily rate £461 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.53% +6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £247
90th Percentile £638 £598 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 18 28
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +15.79%
10th Percentile £35.00 £13.00 £16.55
90th Percentile £49.28 £39.35 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.65%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Wiltshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Wiltshire

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -14 2 £700 +100.00% 2
OOP
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA