The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 92 83 108
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing OOP 14 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 1.12% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.42% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 11
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £416 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £344 £340
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £41.25 £29.45
% change year-on-year
-61.21% +40.06%

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
1575 1896 1893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.48% 78.48% 74.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 993 1003
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 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 75 23
Median hourly rate £23.34 £17.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.37% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Bracknell +10 9 £450 +50.00% 2
Slough +9 2 £300 -16.08%
Reading -11 1 - - 4
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) TDD
3 24 (57.14%) Scrum
3 24 (57.14%) OO
4 19 (45.24%) RESTful
5 18 (42.86%) Java
6 16 (38.10%) CSS
6 16 (38.10%) Web Services
6 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
7 15 (35.71%) Performance Testing
7 15 (35.71%) HTML5
7 15 (35.71%) CSS3
7 15 (35.71%) Sass
7 15 (35.71%) LESS
7 15 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 15 (35.71%) User Stories
7 15 (35.71%) HTML
7 15 (35.71%) Gatling
8 14 (33.33%) Pair Programming
8 14 (33.33%) Node.js
8 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 13 (30.95%) C++
10 12 (28.57%) Maven
10 12 (28.57%) Automated Testing
10 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (28.57%) BDD
10 12 (28.57%) Jenkins
11 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
11 11 (26.19%) Visualisation
11 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS

OOP
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 11 (26.19%) CMS
2 10 (23.81%) Confluence
3 9 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.76%) JBoss
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (23.81%) Amazon Kinesis
2 10 (23.81%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (23.81%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (9.52%) PaaS
3 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 8 (19.05%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Gatling
2 12 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 12 (28.57%) Maven
3 10 (23.81%) Ant
3 10 (23.81%) Apache Ivy
3 10 (23.81%) Bitbucket
3 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 10 (23.81%) Gradle
3 10 (23.81%) JIRA
3 10 (23.81%) JMeter
3 10 (23.81%) Selenium
3 10 (23.81%) WebDriver
4 9 (21.43%) eggPlant
5 3 (7.14%) JUnit
5 3 (7.14%) TestNG
6 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (19.05%) Developer in Test
4 7 (16.67%) Delphi Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Development Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) RESTful
2 16 (38.10%) CSS
2 16 (38.10%) Web Services
3 15 (35.71%) AngularJS
3 15 (35.71%) CSS3
3 15 (35.71%) HTML
3 15 (35.71%) HTML5
3 15 (35.71%) LESS
3 15 (35.71%) Sass
4 14 (33.33%) Node.js
5 11 (26.19%) XML
6 10 (23.81%) JSON
6 10 (23.81%) REST
7 6 (14.29%) React
8 3 (7.14%) .NET
9 1 (2.38%) EJB
9 1 (2.38%) J2EE
9 1 (2.38%) JSP
9 1 (2.38%) Servlets
9 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) TDD
3 24 (57.14%) OO
3 24 (57.14%) Scrum
4 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
5 15 (35.71%) Performance Testing
5 15 (35.71%) User Stories
6 14 (33.33%) Pair Programming
6 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 12 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 12 (28.57%) BDD
7 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (26.19%) Content Management
8 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
9 10 (23.81%) Front End Development
9 10 (23.81%) Kanban
9 10 (23.81%) Project Management
9 10 (23.81%) Security Testing
10 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) C++
3 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) Groovy
4 10 (23.81%) Python
4 10 (23.81%) Ruby
4 10 (23.81%) SQL
5 8 (19.05%) Delphi
5 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
1 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SDET
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) Sitecore
2 9 (21.43%) Splunk
3 1 (2.38%) CODA
3 1 (2.38%) Pega
3 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
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