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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 78 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 31 33 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.58% 1.34% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.70% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 34
Median daily rate £450 £388 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +16.66%

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
1587 1936 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.93% 78.54% 74.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 1009 990
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 77 22
Median hourly rate £23.34 £18.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.20 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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
Slough +11 12 £338 -15.62% 2
Bracknell +5 9 £450 +50.00% 5
Reading +8 4 £500 +29.03% 3
Wokingham - 2 £500 - 5
OO
South East

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 25 (37.31%) Java
2 24 (35.82%) OOP
3 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (32.84%) JSON
5 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (31.34%) REST
6 20 (29.85%) Scrum
7 18 (26.87%) SQL
7 18 (26.87%) Python
8 16 (23.88%) HTTP
8 16 (23.88%) HTML
8 16 (23.88%) C++
8 16 (23.88%) XML
9 15 (22.39%) CSS
9 15 (22.39%) .NET
9 15 (22.39%) TDD
9 15 (22.39%) Ruby
10 14 (20.90%) Linux
10 14 (20.90%) OOD
10 14 (20.90%) BDD
11 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
11 13 (19.40%) C#
12 12 (17.91%) PHP
12 12 (17.91%) SOAP
13 11 (16.42%) Oracle
13 11 (16.42%) Web Services
13 11 (16.42%) Web Development
13 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing
13 11 (16.42%) Visualisation
13 11 (16.42%) Selenium

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 9 (13.43%) CMS
1 9 (13.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (7.46%) Apache
3 4 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.48%) Apache Pig
4 3 (4.48%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.48%) Confluence
4 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.99%) JBoss
5 2 (2.99%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.49%) nginx
6 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.97%) SaaS
3 2 (2.99%) PaaS
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) HTTP
2 5 (7.46%) AMQP
2 5 (7.46%) LDAP
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.43%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.94%) MySQL
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.48%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (4.48%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.48%) Big Data
6 3 (4.48%) GIS
6 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.48%) Neo4j
6 3 (4.48%) OrientDB
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.49%) DB2
8 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Selenium
2 10 (14.93%) Maven
3 9 (13.43%) Ant
3 9 (13.43%) Apache Ivy
3 9 (13.43%) Bitbucket
3 9 (13.43%) eggPlant
3 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.43%) Gradle
3 9 (13.43%) JMeter
3 9 (13.43%) WebDriver
4 8 (11.94%) MSTest
5 6 (8.96%) GoCD
5 6 (8.96%) Jasmine
5 6 (8.96%) Subversion
6 5 (7.46%) GDB
7 4 (5.97%) Grunt
7 4 (5.97%) JUnit
7 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (61.19%) Developer
2 9 (13.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 9 (13.43%) Software Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Consultant
3 7 (10.45%) Delphi Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Developer in Test
4 6 (8.96%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.46%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Big Data Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Data Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (4.48%) HTML Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Angular Developer
8 2 (2.99%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.84%) JSON
2 21 (31.34%) REST
3 16 (23.88%) HTML
3 16 (23.88%) XML
4 15 (22.39%) .NET
4 15 (22.39%) CSS
5 12 (17.91%) SOAP
6 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
6 11 (16.42%) Web Services
7 10 (14.93%) RESTful
8 9 (13.43%) Laravel
8 9 (13.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (11.94%) HTML5
10 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.96%) CSS3
10 6 (8.96%) WCF
11 5 (7.46%) Kafka
12 4 (5.97%) jQuery
12 4 (5.97%) Node.js
12 4 (5.97%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Visualisation
2 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.46%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.48%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (4.48%) Wiki
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) OOP
2 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.85%) Scrum
4 15 (22.39%) TDD
5 14 (20.90%) BDD
5 14 (20.90%) OOD
6 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
7 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing
7 11 (16.42%) Manual Testing
7 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
7 11 (16.42%) Web Development
8 10 (14.93%) DevOps
8 10 (14.93%) Security Testing
9 9 (13.43%) Content Management
9 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.43%) Project Management
10 8 (11.94%) Front End Development
10 8 (11.94%) SDLC
10 8 (11.94%) SOA
10 8 (11.94%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (26.87%) Python
3 18 (26.87%) SQL
4 16 (23.88%) C++
5 15 (22.39%) Ruby
6 13 (19.40%) C#
7 12 (17.91%) PHP
8 9 (13.43%) Groovy
9 8 (11.94%) C
9 8 (11.94%) Delphi
9 8 (11.94%) PL/SQL
10 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
10 6 (8.96%) F#
10 6 (8.96%) Go
10 6 (8.96%) Haskell
10 6 (8.96%) OCaml
10 6 (8.96%) Rust
11 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
12 3 (4.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Docker
2 3 (4.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.48%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) Sitecore
2 9 (13.43%) Splunk
3 3 (4.48%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.49%) CODA
4 1 (1.49%) HP
4 1 (1.49%) Pega
4 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.49%) Zend
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago