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 3 months to 29 June 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)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 59 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.29% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.58% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -4.68% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £37.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +18.00% -25.00%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 576 515 514
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 84.46% 77.68% 80.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1288 1235
Median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 37
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +85.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £23.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £51.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 1 £350 - 3
OOP
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) COM
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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