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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 47 34 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs citing OO 39 54 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.25% 4.96% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 6.60% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 7
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£388 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £305 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
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
928 818 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.33% 75.11% 73.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 468 325
Average daily rate £365 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 36
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.97 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.19% -17.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

OO
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 27 March 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

OO
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 27 March 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 30 £388 -3.12% 12
Aylesbury -1 3 £349 +5.68%
High Wycombe -2 1 £450 +100.00%
Gerrards Cross - - - - 1
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (60.32%) C#
3 35 (55.56%) .NET
3 35 (55.56%) Scrum
4 32 (50.79%) MVC
4 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
5 29 (46.03%) TDD
6 26 (41.27%) WCF
7 25 (39.68%) jQuery
8 21 (33.33%) OOD
9 20 (31.75%) Web Services
9 20 (31.75%) Finance
10 19 (30.16%) CSS
10 19 (30.16%) HTML
11 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
12 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
12 15 (23.81%) SOA
12 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (22.22%) Oracle
13 14 (22.22%) CMS
13 14 (22.22%) NUnit
14 13 (20.63%) Automated Testing
14 13 (20.63%) SQL
14 13 (20.63%) Kentico
14 13 (20.63%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
15 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (19.05%) Visual Studio
15 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
16 11 (17.46%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (22.22%) CMS
2 13 (20.63%) Kentico
3 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.35%) Confluence
6 3 (4.76%) Node.js
7 2 (3.17%) JBoss
7 2 (3.17%) Apache
7 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.17%) Drupal
8 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
2 4 (6.35%) AMQP
3 2 (3.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Big Data
3 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQLite
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) NUnit
2 12 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 10 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (12.70%) Subversion
5 7 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.94%) TeamCity
6 5 (7.94%) Ant
6 5 (7.94%) JUnit
7 4 (6.35%) JIRA
7 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
7 4 (6.35%) Mercurial
7 4 (6.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (6.35%) Gradle
8 1 (1.59%) Grunt
8 1 (1.59%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.59%) Moq
8 1 (1.59%) Mocha
8 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.59%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Automotive
2 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (85.71%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Web Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (55.56%) .NET
2 26 (41.27%) WCF
3 25 (39.68%) jQuery
4 20 (31.75%) Web Services
5 19 (30.16%) CSS
5 19 (30.16%) HTML
6 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
7 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (20.63%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 7 (11.11%) Backbone.js
11 7 (11.11%) Ajax
12 6 (9.52%) NHibernate
12 6 (9.52%) Spring
12 6 (9.52%) Dojo
12 6 (9.52%) JSON
12 6 (9.52%) JMS
12 6 (9.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Open Source
2 4 (6.35%) EPoS
2 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.17%) DTV
5 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.59%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) SUSE
4 1 (1.59%) Fedora
4 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (55.56%) Scrum
3 32 (50.79%) MVC
4 29 (46.03%) TDD
5 21 (33.33%) OOD
6 15 (23.81%) SOA
7 13 (20.63%) Automated Testing
8 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.70%) Web Development
10 8 (12.70%) BDD
11 7 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (11.11%) User Stories
12 6 (9.52%) Content Management
12 6 (9.52%) OOP
13 5 (7.94%) OO PHP
14 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
14 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
14 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) C#
2 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.63%) SQL
4 11 (17.46%) Java
5 10 (15.87%) T-SQL
6 9 (14.29%) C++
7 8 (12.70%) PHP
8 2 (3.17%) Perl
8 2 (3.17%) PHP5
9 1 (1.59%) C++/CLI
9 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.59%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
1 4 (6.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) SAP
2 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.35%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Google
4 2 (3.17%) Coremetrics
4 2 (3.17%) Coverity
5 1 (1.59%) QNX
5 1 (1.59%) Zend
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe
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