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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 64 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing OO 17 35 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.60% 2.70% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 3.38% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 35
Average daily rate £353 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
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
889 1036 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.71% 79.82% 77.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 496 506
Average daily rate £406 £363 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 26
Average hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £15.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +72.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.67 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -15 12 £355 +5.18% 3
High Wycombe - 3 £340 - 1
OO
South East

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 21 (60.00%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 19 (54.29%) HTML
3 19 (54.29%) CSS
4 17 (48.57%) JSP
4 17 (48.57%) TCP/IP
4 17 (48.57%) Hibernate
4 17 (48.57%) Spring
5 14 (40.00%) Use Case
5 14 (40.00%) Open Source
5 14 (40.00%) Software Architecture
5 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 14 (40.00%) Servlets
5 14 (40.00%) Struts
5 14 (40.00%) XML
5 14 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
5 14 (40.00%) JMS
5 14 (40.00%) HTTP
5 14 (40.00%) JDBC
5 14 (40.00%) DHTML
6 13 (37.14%) J2EE
7 10 (28.57%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.86%) Scrum
9 7 (20.00%) TDD
9 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
9 7 (20.00%) .NET
9 7 (20.00%) C++
10 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Multithreading

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (2.86%) JBoss
1 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Odoo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (40.00%) HTTP
3 3 (8.57%) RS-232
4 1 (2.86%) RS-422
4 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) Couchbase
2 2 (5.71%) Redis
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.57%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) Bower
3 2 (5.71%) GDB
3 2 (5.71%) Grunt
4 1 (2.86%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (2.86%) GCC
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 2 (5.71%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 16 (45.71%) Java Developer
4 15 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (40.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 12 (34.29%) J2EE Developer
6 12 (34.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (34.29%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 12 (34.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
8 4 (11.43%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior WPF Developer
8 4 (11.43%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) CSS
1 19 (54.29%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) Hibernate
2 17 (48.57%) JSP
2 17 (48.57%) Spring
3 14 (40.00%) DHTML
3 14 (40.00%) JDBC
3 14 (40.00%) JMS
3 14 (40.00%) Servlets
3 14 (40.00%) Struts
3 14 (40.00%) XML
4 13 (37.14%) J2EE
5 7 (20.00%) .NET
6 4 (11.43%) WPF
7 3 (8.57%) MFC
7 3 (8.57%) Web Services
8 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.71%) Java SE
8 2 (5.71%) Laravel
8 2 (5.71%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
1 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
1 14 (40.00%) Open Source
1 14 (40.00%) Software Architecture
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (40.00%) Use Case
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) TDD
4 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
4 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) MVVM
6 3 (8.57%) UML
7 2 (5.71%) BDD
7 2 (5.71%) Functional Programming
7 2 (5.71%) Low Latency
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Microservices
7 2 (5.71%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) C++
4 5 (14.29%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) C++/CLI
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) QNX
2 3 (8.57%) Telelogic
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