The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 63 51 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -20
Contract jobs citing OO 15 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.53% 3.12% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 3.86% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 42
Median daily rate £330 £325 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £38.25 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+7.51% -4.96%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
839 959 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.79% 80.79% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 477 582
Median daily rate £410 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +58.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.55 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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

OO
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Milton Keynes -17 10 £325 - 5
High Wycombe - 4 £335 -
OO
South East

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (47.06%) HTML
3 16 (47.06%) CSS
4 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
5 14 (41.18%) Spring
5 14 (41.18%) Hibernate
5 14 (41.18%) JSP
5 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
6 10 (29.41%) HTTP
6 10 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (29.41%) JMS
6 10 (29.41%) Servlets
6 10 (29.41%) Struts
6 10 (29.41%) XML
6 10 (29.41%) Windows
6 10 (29.41%) JDBC
6 10 (29.41%) J2EE
6 10 (29.41%) DHTML
6 10 (29.41%) Use Case
6 10 (29.41%) Open Source
6 10 (29.41%) Software Architecture
7 9 (26.47%) .NET
7 9 (26.47%) Scrum
7 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (23.53%) C++
8 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
9 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
9 7 (20.59%) TDD
10 5 (14.71%) Python

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (5.88%) JBoss
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Odoo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 10 (29.41%) HTTP
3 4 (11.76%) RS-232
4 2 (5.88%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Couchbase
3 3 (8.82%) Redis
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (5.88%) Bower
4 2 (5.88%) GDB
4 2 (5.88%) Grunt
4 2 (5.88%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (2.94%) GCC
General
1 2 (5.88%) Publishing
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Senior Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Java Developer
4 11 (32.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (29.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
7 8 (23.53%) J2EE Developer
7 8 (23.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (23.53%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 8 (23.53%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
8 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
8 4 (11.76%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Senior WPF Developer
8 4 (11.76%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) CSS
1 16 (47.06%) HTML
2 14 (41.18%) Hibernate
2 14 (41.18%) JSP
2 14 (41.18%) Spring
3 10 (29.41%) DHTML
3 10 (29.41%) J2EE
3 10 (29.41%) JDBC
3 10 (29.41%) JMS
3 10 (29.41%) Servlets
3 10 (29.41%) Struts
3 10 (29.41%) XML
4 9 (26.47%) .NET
5 4 (11.76%) MFC
5 4 (11.76%) Web Services
5 4 (11.76%) WPF
6 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.88%) Java SE
6 2 (5.88%) Laravel
6 2 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 10 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
2 10 (29.41%) Open Source
2 10 (29.41%) Software Architecture
2 10 (29.41%) Use Case
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) MVVM
6 4 (11.76%) UML
7 3 (8.82%) Functional Programming
7 3 (8.82%) Microservices
8 2 (5.88%) BDD
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) C++/CLI
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) IBM
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.76%) QNX
1 4 (11.76%) Telelogic