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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 53 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs citing OO 37 64 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.08% 4.89% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 6.54% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 51 17
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£325 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £495 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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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
938 979 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.97% 74.79% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 582 363
Average daily rate £390 £368 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +3.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 25
Average hourly rate £26.00 £18.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% +17.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £35.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -20 23 £325 -18.75% 8
Aylesbury -3 5 £288 -30.72%
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 44 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 41 (53.25%) C#
3 40 (51.95%) HTML
4 37 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (46.75%) CSS
6 35 (45.45%) .NET
7 29 (37.66%) MVC
8 28 (36.36%) Web Services
9 25 (32.47%) Unit Testing
10 24 (31.17%) Java
11 23 (29.87%) jQuery
12 22 (28.57%) TDD
13 20 (25.97%) Ajax
13 20 (25.97%) C++
13 20 (25.97%) SQL
14 18 (23.38%) Scrum
14 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
15 17 (22.08%) Visual Studio
15 17 (22.08%) OOD
15 17 (22.08%) WCF
15 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
17 14 (18.18%) Spring
17 14 (18.18%) Finance
17 14 (18.18%) JSP
18 13 (16.88%) Windows
18 13 (16.88%) Linux
18 13 (16.88%) Degree
18 13 (16.88%) .NET Framework
19 12 (15.58%) JSON

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (11.69%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.39%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.19%) IIS
4 4 (5.19%) Confluence
4 4 (5.19%) Kentico
5 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.90%) JBoss
5 3 (3.90%) CMS
6 2 (2.60%) Drupal
6 2 (2.60%) Apache
6 2 (2.60%) Node.js
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Google Checkout
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.79%) HTTP
3 4 (5.19%) AMQP
3 4 (5.19%) Internet
4 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Big Data
3 5 (6.49%) MySQL
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 8 (10.39%) Ant
3 8 (10.39%) JUnit
3 8 (10.39%) Subversion
4 6 (7.79%) NUnit
5 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.19%) Mercurial
6 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.19%) Maven
6 4 (5.19%) JIRA
6 4 (5.19%) Gradle
7 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.30%) Robot Framework
9 1 (1.30%) gulp
9 1 (1.30%) Grunt
9 1 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.30%) GCC
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Electronics
3 4 (5.19%) Automotive
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.90%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (79.22%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Web Developer
3 17 (22.08%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Java Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
7 7 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
7 7 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.90%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (2.60%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.95%) HTML
2 36 (46.75%) CSS
3 35 (45.45%) .NET
4 28 (36.36%) Web Services
5 23 (29.87%) jQuery
6 20 (25.97%) Ajax
7 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
8 17 (22.08%) WCF
8 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (18.18%) Spring
9 14 (18.18%) JSP
10 13 (16.88%) .NET Framework
11 12 (15.58%) JSON
11 12 (15.58%) XML
11 12 (15.58%) HTML5
11 12 (15.58%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (14.29%) DHTML
12 11 (14.29%) Struts
13 10 (12.99%) JMS
13 10 (12.99%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) User Experience
5 2 (2.60%) Replication
5 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.30%) EPoS
6 1 (1.30%) DTV
6 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Windows
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 4 (5.19%) Android
2 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.30%) SUSE
3 1 (1.30%) Fedora
3 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.66%) MVC
3 25 (32.47%) Unit Testing
4 22 (28.57%) TDD
5 18 (23.38%) Scrum
6 17 (22.08%) OOD
7 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
8 12 (15.58%) Web Development
8 12 (15.58%) Open Source
9 11 (14.29%) SOA
10 9 (11.69%) OOP
10 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (10.39%) Multithreading
12 7 (9.09%) Time Management
12 7 (9.09%) UML
12 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.79%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (7.79%) Domain-Driven Design
14 5 (6.49%) Analytics
14 5 (6.49%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 41 (53.25%) C#
3 24 (31.17%) Java
4 20 (25.97%) C++
4 20 (25.97%) SQL
5 8 (10.39%) PHP
6 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.90%) C++/CLI
7 3 (3.90%) C
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 2 (2.60%) Python
9 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.30%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Puppet
1 4 (5.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Google
3 5 (6.49%) Coremetrics
3 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.49%) PayPal
4 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.90%) Remedy
5 3 (3.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.60%) Coverity
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) Zend
7 1 (1.30%) QNX
7 1 (1.30%) Telelogic
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