The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 47 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Contract jobs citing OO 19 44 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.54% 6.27% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 8.29% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 33 17
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £287 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £446 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £357 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £36.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 - £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
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East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
550 531 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.43% 75.64% 60.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 260 178
Average daily rate £350 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 59 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

OO
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cambridge -19 12 £260 -35.00% 20
Peterborough 0 4 £450 +20.00% 4
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (57.89%) HTML
2 21 (55.26%) C#
3 19 (50.00%) OOD
4 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
4 17 (44.74%) SQL
4 17 (44.74%) CSS
5 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (39.47%) .NET
7 13 (34.21%) Finance
8 12 (31.58%) MVC
8 12 (31.58%) C++
8 12 (31.58%) Java
8 12 (31.58%) XHTML
8 12 (31.58%) jQuery
8 12 (31.58%) Multithreading
9 11 (28.95%) TDD
9 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
9 11 (28.95%) WCF
9 11 (28.95%) Oracle
9 11 (28.95%) Scrum
10 9 (23.68%) Windows
10 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
11 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
12 7 (18.42%) Python
13 6 (15.79%) XML
13 6 (15.79%) C
13 6 (15.79%) Degree
13 6 (15.79%) HTML5
14 5 (13.16%) 3D Programming
14 5 (13.16%) Doxygen

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (7.89%) Apache Pig
1 3 (7.89%) Node.js
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) SSH
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.26%) Sqoop
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) Impala
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Grunt
2 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
2 1 (2.63%) Firebug
2 1 (2.63%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Games
2 5 (13.16%) Electronics
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
3 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Author
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Author
5 4 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Python Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.26%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.26%) UI Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.63%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) HTML
2 17 (44.74%) CSS
3 15 (39.47%) .NET
4 12 (31.58%) XHTML
4 12 (31.58%) jQuery
5 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
5 11 (28.95%) WCF
6 6 (15.79%) XML
6 6 (15.79%) HTML5
7 4 (10.53%) Qt
7 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.89%) LESS
8 3 (7.89%) REST
8 3 (7.89%) CSS3
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.26%) J2EE
9 2 (5.26%) Sass
10 1 (2.63%) Semantic HTML
10 1 (2.63%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) OOD
2 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) MVC
3 12 (31.58%) Multithreading
4 11 (28.95%) TDD
4 11 (28.95%) Scrum
5 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) 3D Programming
6 5 (13.16%) Content Management
6 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) OOP
7 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.26%) SOA
9 2 (5.26%) Web Design
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
9 2 (5.26%) OO PHP
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) C++
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) Python
5 6 (15.79%) C
6 4 (10.53%) Scala
7 3 (7.89%) PHP
8 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.63%) RPG
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) HDFS
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Temenos
2 2 (5.26%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
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