The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing OO 3 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.91% 0.51% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.61% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £588 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +56.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £50.78 - £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
OO
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
278 326 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.76% 83.16% 83.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 224 221
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 12
Median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Bedfordshire region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Bedfordshire region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

OO
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 3 - - 6
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (70.00%) C++
2 14 (70.00%) Ada
3 13 (65.00%) VxWorks
3 13 (65.00%) UML
3 13 (65.00%) Validation
3 13 (65.00%) Rational DOORS
3 13 (65.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 13 (65.00%) VectorCAST
4 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
6 5 (25.00%) User Experience
6 5 (25.00%) Sass
6 5 (25.00%) LESS
6 5 (25.00%) CSS3
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) XHTML
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Dojo
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) OOD
8 2 (10.00%) SEO
8 2 (10.00%) CMS

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Rational DOORS
1 13 (65.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 13 (65.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Ada Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) UI Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Ada Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) CSS3
1 5 (25.00%) Dojo
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
1 5 (25.00%) HTML5
1 5 (25.00%) LESS
1 5 (25.00%) Sass
1 5 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) UML
2 13 (65.00%) Validation
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) OOD
4 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) SEO
6 1 (5.00%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Input Data Acquisition
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Ada
1 14 (70.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £50.00 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago