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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 115 91 71
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -20
Contract jobs citing OO 10 30 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 1.21% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.58% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 27
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £36.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.70%
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
1915 1898 1902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.97% 76.75% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1062 973 926
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 57 40
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +7.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £13.90 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £39.75 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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 31 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
Reading -17 7 £400 - 6
Slough -3 1 - - 1
OO
South East

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) HTML
3 16 (39.02%) CSS
4 13 (31.71%) jQuery
5 11 (26.83%) HTML5
5 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (24.39%) CSS3
7 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
7 9 (21.95%) Windows
7 9 (21.95%) OOP
7 9 (21.95%) Java
7 9 (21.95%) C#
7 9 (21.95%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) SQL
8 7 (17.07%) Linux
8 7 (17.07%) TDD
9 6 (14.63%) MVC
9 6 (14.63%) Python
9 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
10 5 (12.20%) User Experience
10 5 (12.20%) Wireframes
10 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (12.20%) Django
10 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
10 5 (12.20%) OOD
10 5 (12.20%) SOA
10 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
10 5 (12.20%) SOAP
10 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework

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 4 (9.76%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) Node.js
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.44%) Drupal
4 1 (2.44%) MODX
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.44%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Endur
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
1 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) 802.15
1 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless
1 1 (2.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) MS Access
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.32%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.88%) Ant
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) MSTest
5 1 (2.44%) RSpec
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Front Office
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Angular Developer
5 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.32%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (4.88%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (4.88%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) UX Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) HTML
2 16 (39.02%) CSS
3 13 (31.71%) jQuery
4 11 (26.83%) HTML5
5 10 (24.39%) CSS3
6 9 (21.95%) .NET
7 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.20%) Django
8 5 (12.20%) SOAP
9 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.76%) REST
9 4 (9.76%) Web Services
10 3 (7.32%) Ajax
10 3 (7.32%) D3.js
10 3 (7.32%) Highcharts JS
10 3 (7.32%) Spring
10 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.32%) WCF
10 3 (7.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) User Experience
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Smart Energy
3 2 (4.88%) Animation
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) OOP
3 7 (17.07%) TDD
4 6 (14.63%) MVC
5 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) OOD
5 5 (12.20%) SOA
5 5 (12.20%) Wireframes
6 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.76%) Web Design
6 4 (9.76%) Web Development
6 4 (9.76%) Workflow
7 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) Data Management
7 3 (7.32%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) ETL
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.95%) C#
2 9 (21.95%) Java
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 4 (9.76%) C++
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.88%) C
7 2 (4.88%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) ABAP
8 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
8 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.76%) SAP
2 3 (7.32%) hybris
3 2 (4.88%) Zend
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) ATG
4 1 (2.44%) Demandware
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Intershop
4 1 (2.44%) OpenLink
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.44%) Sybase
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
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