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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing OO 5 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.73% 4.07% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 4.87% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
Median daily rate £388 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £299 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
OO
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
227 349 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.55% 83.49% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 234 160
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £539 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 19
Median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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

OO
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

OO
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) TDD
4 10 (50.00%) Open Source
5 8 (40.00%) Python
6 7 (35.00%) Unix
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) Perl
6 7 (35.00%) REST
7 6 (30.00%) Degree
7 6 (30.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (25.00%) Spring
8 5 (25.00%) Informatics
8 5 (25.00%) Biology
8 5 (25.00%) C
8 5 (25.00%) JUnit
8 5 (25.00%) GitHub
8 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 5 (25.00%) Mockito
8 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) JPA
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (25.00%) Mercurial

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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 3 (15.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
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 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (25.00%) JUnit
1 5 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 5 (25.00%) Mockito
2 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (15.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (15.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) WebStorm
3 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Bower
4 1 (5.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) REST
2 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (25.00%) JPA
2 5 (25.00%) Spring
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) Node.js
4 3 (15.00%) XML Schema
5 2 (10.00%) Express
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) NumPy
6 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.00%) RequireJS
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (25.00%) Biology
1 5 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
3 10 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source Development
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) BPMN
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Microservices
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) OOP
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
8 1 (5.00%) SOLID
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) Groovy
5 3 (15.00%) Scala
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
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