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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 80 95 70
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Contract jobs citing OO 38 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.73% 1.31% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.72% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 27
Median daily rate £363 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +14.35%
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
1770 1920 1862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.71% 76.34% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 1119 914
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 64 29
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +116.75%
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 £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +21 18 £375 -6.25% 10
Slough -2 8 £320 +2.40% 1
Maidenhead -6 6 £475 +63.79% 1
OO
South East

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
2 18 (35.29%) .NET
3 16 (31.37%) C#
4 14 (27.45%) HTML
4 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (27.45%) JSON
4 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
5 13 (25.49%) SQL
5 13 (25.49%) OOP
6 12 (23.53%) CSS
6 12 (23.53%) Java
6 12 (23.53%) HTML5
7 11 (21.57%) OOD
7 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (19.61%) TDD
8 10 (19.61%) CSS3
9 9 (17.65%) REST
9 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
9 9 (17.65%) SDLC
9 9 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 9 (17.65%) Scrum
9 9 (17.65%) Oracle
9 9 (17.65%) SOAP
9 9 (17.65%) Web Services
9 9 (17.65%) Linux
10 8 (15.69%) MVC
10 8 (15.69%) Finance
10 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Software

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 7 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) MODX
4 1 (1.96%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) SaaS
2 5 (9.80%) PaaS
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) HTTP
2 5 (9.80%) AMQP
3 3 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.73%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.96%) DB2
5 1 (1.96%) GIS
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.73%) MSTest
3 6 (11.76%) Grunt
3 6 (11.76%) Jasmine
4 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.80%) GoCD
4 5 (9.80%) JUnit
5 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.92%) NSubstitute
5 2 (3.92%) NUnit
5 2 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (3.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.96%) gulp
6 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.96%) Mockito
6 1 (1.96%) RSpec
6 1 (1.96%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) .NET Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Consultant
2 7 (13.73%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Delphi Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Test Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) UI Developer
4 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (7.84%) BizTalk Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.88%) SOA Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (3.92%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
2 14 (27.45%) HTML
2 14 (27.45%) JSON
3 12 (23.53%) CSS
3 12 (23.53%) HTML5
4 10 (19.61%) CSS3
5 9 (17.65%) REST
5 9 (17.65%) SOAP
5 9 (17.65%) Web Services
6 8 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (13.73%) jQuery
8 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 6 (11.76%) Node.js
8 6 (11.76%) WCF
9 5 (9.80%) Ajax
9 5 (9.80%) Backbone.js
9 5 (9.80%) RESTful
10 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.80%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) OOP
3 11 (21.57%) OOD
4 10 (19.61%) TDD
5 9 (17.65%) Scrum
5 9 (17.65%) SDLC
5 9 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.69%) MVC
7 7 (13.73%) B2B
7 7 (13.73%) SOA
7 7 (13.73%) SOLID
8 6 (11.76%) API Development
8 6 (11.76%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 6 (11.76%) Microservices
8 6 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (9.80%) DevOps
9 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
2 16 (31.37%) C#
3 13 (25.49%) SQL
4 12 (23.53%) Java
5 7 (13.73%) PHP
6 6 (11.76%) Delphi
6 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 6 (11.76%) Ruby
7 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.80%) C
7 5 (9.80%) F#
7 5 (9.80%) Go
7 5 (9.80%) Haskell
7 5 (9.80%) OCaml
7 5 (9.80%) Python
7 5 (9.80%) Rust
8 2 (3.92%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) CODA
3 1 (1.96%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.96%) Zend
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Skilliantech Limited
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