The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 31 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing OOP 8 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.49% 2.43% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 3.43% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
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£200 £394 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.20% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £481 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -
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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
238 204 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.14% 70.83% 63.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 113 132
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 29
Average hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £22.30 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) Laravel
3 9 (75.00%) MVC
4 8 (66.67%) MySQL
5 6 (50.00%) Symfony
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) PHP5
6 5 (41.67%) jQuery
7 4 (33.33%) Apache
7 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (33.33%) Twitter
7 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (33.33%) nginx
7 4 (33.33%) RESTful
7 4 (33.33%) PHPUnit
8 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (25.00%) Android
8 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (25.00%) Android Development
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) LAMP
9 2 (16.67%) OO
9 2 (16.67%) C#
9 2 (16.67%) .NET
9 2 (16.67%) SQL

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) Laravel
3 6 (50.00%) Symfony
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (33.33%) RESTful
6 3 (25.00%) LAMP
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) CSS3
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) PHP5
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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