The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 112 113 112
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing OOP 11 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.16% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.22% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
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£363 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.88 £33.84 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+26.69% +4.93%
OOP
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
1815 1782 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.54% 70.41% 68.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 867 682
Average daily rate £400 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 41
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.25 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 8 £363 +31.81% 4
Slough - 2 - - 1
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) Python
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 12 (44.44%) TDD
5 11 (40.74%) Django
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 10 (37.04%) Scrum
7 9 (33.33%) Internet
7 9 (33.33%) Kanban
7 9 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 9 (33.33%) User Experience
8 8 (29.63%) JSON
8 8 (29.63%) Linux
8 8 (29.63%) OO
9 7 (25.93%) REST
10 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
10 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
10 6 (22.22%) PHP
10 6 (22.22%) MVC
10 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
10 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (22.22%) Sass
11 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
11 5 (18.52%) Java
11 5 (18.52%) .NET
11 5 (18.52%) C#
12 4 (14.81%) SOA
12 4 (14.81%) Microsoft

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.41%) WordPress
2 2 (7.41%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Drupal
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Xcode
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 4 (14.81%) PHP Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) CSS
2 11 (40.74%) Django
2 11 (40.74%) HTML
3 8 (29.63%) JSON
4 7 (25.93%) REST
5 6 (22.22%) Sass
6 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 3 (11.11%) Web Services
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 3 (11.11%) WPF
7 3 (11.11%) HTML5
7 3 (11.11%) RESTful
7 3 (11.11%) CSS3
8 2 (7.41%) PhoneGap
8 2 (7.41%) Laravel
8 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
8 2 (7.41%) LAMP
9 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) Kanban
4 9 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 8 (29.63%) OO
6 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (14.81%) SOA
8 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) MVVM
8 3 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
9 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
9 2 (7.41%) BDD
9 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
10 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) Python
3 6 (22.22%) PHP
4 5 (18.52%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 1 (3.70%) SAPscript
7 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.70%) ABAP
7 1 (3.70%) Groovy
7 1 (3.70%) PHP5
7 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Talend
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Zend
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago