The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 49 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing OO 37 49 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.84% 4.12% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 5.70% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 8
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£338 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £311 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £409 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +4.57%
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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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1004 860 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.99% 72.33% 73.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 481 364
Average daily rate £355 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 28
Average hourly rate £26.75 £15.97 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.50 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.00 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Milton Keynes +1 33 £338 -11.18% 7
Aylesbury -3 4 £288 -12.87%
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing OO 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 OO.

1 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (62.50%) C#
2 40 (55.56%) .NET
3 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 36 (50.00%) MVC
5 32 (44.44%) Scrum
6 30 (41.67%) TDD
7 29 (40.28%) jQuery
8 28 (38.89%) HTML
9 27 (37.50%) CSS
10 25 (34.72%) WCF
11 22 (30.56%) OOD
12 21 (29.17%) Web Services
13 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET
14 19 (26.39%) Unit Testing
15 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (25.00%) Finance
15 18 (25.00%) SQL
16 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
17 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
18 15 (20.83%) Java
18 15 (20.83%) SOA
19 14 (19.44%) CMS
19 14 (19.44%) NUnit
20 13 (18.06%) Automated Testing
20 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
20 13 (18.06%) .NET Framework
20 13 (18.06%) C++
20 13 (18.06%) Oracle
20 13 (18.06%) Kentico

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (19.44%) CMS
2 13 (18.06%) Kentico
3 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.94%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.56%) IIS
6 4 (5.56%) Confluence
7 3 (4.17%) Node.js
7 3 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (4.17%) JBoss
8 2 (2.78%) Apache
8 2 (2.78%) Drupal
9 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Google Checkout
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 4 (5.56%) HTTP
2 4 (5.56%) AMQP
3 2 (2.78%) Skype
4 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Big Data
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQLite
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
2 14 (19.44%) NUnit
3 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.11%) Subversion
4 8 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 6 (8.33%) Ant
5 6 (8.33%) JUnit
6 4 (5.56%) JIRA
6 4 (5.56%) Gradle
6 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.56%) Mercurial
6 4 (5.56%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.78%) Maven
8 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.39%) Moq
9 1 (1.39%) Mocha
9 1 (1.39%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.39%) Grunt
9 1 (1.39%) GCC
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.17%) Electronics
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (84.72%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) .NET Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (6.94%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.17%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.17%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Financial Business Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (55.56%) .NET
2 29 (40.28%) jQuery
3 28 (38.89%) HTML
4 27 (37.50%) CSS
5 25 (34.72%) WCF
6 21 (29.17%) Web Services
7 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (18.06%) .NET Framework
9 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (15.28%) Ajax
12 10 (13.89%) JSON
13 9 (12.50%) JSP
13 9 (12.50%) Spring
14 8 (11.11%) J2EE
14 8 (11.11%) XML
14 8 (11.11%) JMS
14 8 (11.11%) Dojo
15 7 (9.72%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Open Source
2 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.17%) User Experience
4 3 (4.17%) EPoS
5 2 (2.78%) DTV
6 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.39%) New Media
6 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.39%) SUSE
5 1 (1.39%) Fedora
5 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) MVC
3 32 (44.44%) Scrum
4 30 (41.67%) TDD
5 22 (30.56%) OOD
6 19 (26.39%) Unit Testing
7 15 (20.83%) SOA
8 13 (18.06%) Automated Testing
8 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
9 12 (16.67%) Web Development
10 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (9.72%) OOP
12 6 (8.33%) Content Management
12 6 (8.33%) User Stories
12 6 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (8.33%) BDD
12 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
13 5 (6.94%) Time Management
13 5 (6.94%) OO PHP
14 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) C#
2 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (20.83%) Java
5 13 (18.06%) C++
6 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 8 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) C
8 2 (2.78%) Perl
8 2 (2.78%) PHP5
9 1 (1.39%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.39%) C++/CLI
9 1 (1.39%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.39%) Python
9 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Vagrant
1 4 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.56%) SAP
3 4 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) Google
5 2 (2.78%) Coremetrics
5 2 (2.78%) PayPal
5 2 (2.78%) Coverity
6 1 (1.39%) Zend
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Remedy
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 8 days ago