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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 23 50
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Contract jobs citing OO 45 64 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.67% 6.13% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 8.08% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 9
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£394 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £296 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.35 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.37% -9.35%
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
948 792 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.32% 75.86% 73.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 428 297
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 43
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.97 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -11.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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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 3 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 3 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 -10 32 £388 -3.12% 17
High Wycombe -6 1 £450 +63.63%
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 46 (70.77%) C#
1 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (64.62%) .NET
3 41 (63.08%) Scrum
4 38 (58.46%) MVC
5 33 (50.77%) TDD
6 32 (49.23%) JavaScript
7 30 (46.15%) WCF
8 28 (43.08%) jQuery
9 25 (38.46%) Finance
10 21 (32.31%) OOD
11 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
11 19 (29.23%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (24.62%) Web Services
13 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
13 16 (24.62%) SOA
14 15 (23.08%) NUnit
15 14 (21.54%) Automated Testing
15 14 (21.54%) CMS
15 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 13 (20.00%) Kentico
16 13 (20.00%) BDD
16 13 (20.00%) Oracle
16 13 (20.00%) SQL
16 13 (20.00%) HTML
16 13 (20.00%) Visual Studio
16 13 (20.00%) CSS
16 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (21.54%) CMS
2 13 (20.00%) Kentico
3 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.62%) Confluence
4 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.62%) Node.js
5 2 (3.08%) Drupal
6 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.54%) IIS
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.54%) SQLite
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) NUnit
2 13 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (12.31%) TeamCity
5 7 (10.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (9.23%) Eclipse
7 5 (7.69%) Subversion
8 3 (4.62%) JIRA
8 3 (4.62%) Ant
8 3 (4.62%) JUnit
8 3 (4.62%) Mercurial
8 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.62%) Gradle
9 2 (3.08%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (3.08%) MSBuild
9 2 (3.08%) Selenium
10 1 (1.54%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.54%) Moq
General
1 25 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Electronics
3 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Automotive
3 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (87.69%) Developer
2 23 (35.38%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Web Developer
4 9 (13.85%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.08%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (64.62%) .NET
2 30 (46.15%) WCF
3 28 (43.08%) jQuery
4 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
4 19 (29.23%) KnockoutJS
5 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (24.62%) Web Services
7 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (20.00%) HTML
8 13 (20.00%) CSS
9 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
9 12 (18.46%) Backbone.js
9 12 (18.46%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.85%) NHibernate
11 4 (6.15%) LAMP
11 4 (6.15%) Ajax
11 4 (6.15%) HTML5
11 4 (6.15%) CSS3
11 4 (6.15%) JSON
12 3 (4.62%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) EPoS
2 4 (6.15%) DTV
2 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.62%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) Open Source
4 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.54%) New Media
4 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
1 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.54%) SUSE
3 1 (1.54%) Fedora
3 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (63.08%) Scrum
3 38 (58.46%) MVC
4 33 (50.77%) TDD
5 21 (32.31%) OOD
6 16 (24.62%) SOA
7 14 (21.54%) Automated Testing
8 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (20.00%) BDD
9 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
10 10 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
11 9 (13.85%) Web Development
12 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
13 6 (9.23%) User Stories
14 5 (7.69%) OO PHP
14 5 (7.69%) Multithreading
14 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
15 4 (6.15%) Content Management
15 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
15 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 46 (70.77%) C#
2 32 (49.23%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.00%) SQL
4 12 (18.46%) C++
5 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.23%) Java
6 6 (9.23%) PHP
7 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.08%) Perl
7 2 (3.08%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.08%) PHP5
8 1 (1.54%) C++/CLI
8 1 (1.54%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) VCP4
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
1 3 (4.62%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) SAP
3 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) Coverity
5 2 (3.08%) QNX
6 1 (1.54%) Zend
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
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