The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 82 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing OO 31 27 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.37% 1.05% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.39% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 21
Median daily rate £375 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.69%
OO
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1812 1949 1908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.35% 75.87% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 1119 940
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 70 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +97.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

OO
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Reading +19 14 £375 +15.38% 11
Maidenhead -1 5 £450 +55.17% 2
Slough -2 5 £320 +2.40% 1
OO
South East

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) .NET
3 13 (31.71%) C#
4 12 (29.27%) Java
4 12 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (26.83%) JSON
5 11 (26.83%) OOP
6 10 (24.39%) CSS
6 10 (24.39%) SOAP
6 10 (24.39%) Web Services
6 10 (24.39%) HTML
6 10 (24.39%) SQL
6 10 (24.39%) OOD
6 10 (24.39%) TDD
6 10 (24.39%) Unit Testing
6 10 (24.39%) REST
7 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
7 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (19.51%) SDLC
8 8 (19.51%) CSS3
8 8 (19.51%) MSTest
8 8 (19.51%) HTML5
8 8 (19.51%) SOA
8 8 (19.51%) B2B
8 8 (19.51%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (19.51%) Finance
9 7 (17.07%) Scrum
9 7 (17.07%) MVC
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (19.51%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.32%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Drupal
4 1 (2.44%) MODX
4 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) SaaS
2 5 (12.20%) PaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
4 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.44%) DB2
5 1 (2.44%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (19.51%) MSTest
3 5 (12.20%) Grunt
3 5 (12.20%) JUnit
4 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.44%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.44%) GoCD
6 1 (2.44%) gulp
6 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.44%) jMock
6 1 (2.44%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) Mockito
6 1 (2.44%) RSpec
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) Subversion
6 1 (2.44%) TestNG
6 1 (2.44%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Consultant
2 6 (14.63%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) UI Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (9.76%) BizTalk Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Delphi Developer
5 3 (7.32%) SOA Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
2 11 (26.83%) JSON
3 10 (24.39%) CSS
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) REST
3 10 (24.39%) SOAP
3 10 (24.39%) Web Services
4 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
5 8 (19.51%) CSS3
5 8 (19.51%) HTML5
6 6 (14.63%) jQuery
6 6 (14.63%) Node.js
7 5 (12.20%) Ajax
7 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
8 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (9.76%) Entity Framework
8 4 (9.76%) Spring
8 4 (9.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) Online Games
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) OOP
3 10 (24.39%) OOD
3 10 (24.39%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) Unit Testing
4 8 (19.51%) B2B
4 8 (19.51%) SDLC
4 8 (19.51%) SOA
5 7 (17.07%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 7 (17.07%) MVC
5 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 6 (14.63%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
8 4 (9.76%) Build Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
2 13 (31.71%) C#
3 12 (29.27%) Java
4 10 (24.39%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) Delphi
5 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (2.44%) F#
7 1 (2.44%) Go
7 1 (2.44%) Haskell
7 1 (2.44%) OCaml
7 1 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) Rust
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
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