The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 25 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs citing OO 12 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.87% 2.24% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 2.77% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 16
Median daily rate £421 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.35% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +14.35%
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Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 397 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.26% 80.69% 71.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 258 188
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 12 28
Median hourly rate £32.75 £38.75 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.48% +21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Cambridge region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Cambridge region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for OO.

1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) Open Source
4 7 (35.00%) Unix
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) Perl
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 5 (25.00%) C
6 5 (25.00%) C#
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) Informatics
6 5 (25.00%) Biology
6 5 (25.00%) jQuery
6 5 (25.00%) GitHub
6 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (25.00%) Open Source Development
7 4 (20.00%) Node.js
7 4 (20.00%) REST
7 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (20.00%) HTML
7 4 (20.00%) Java
8 3 (15.00%) JUnit
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.00%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) JUnit
2 3 (15.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (15.00%) Mockito
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (10.00%) WebStorm
4 1 (5.00%) Bower
4 1 (5.00%) gulp
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Azure Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) Node.js
3 4 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (15.00%) JPA
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) Spring
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) Express
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) React
5 2 (10.00%) XML Schema
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (25.00%) Biology
1 5 (25.00%) Informatics
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Open Source
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source Development
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (10.00%) BDD
7 2 (10.00%) BPMN
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Information Security
7 2 (10.00%) Microservices
7 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) C
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) Groovy
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (10.00%) Scala
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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