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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 57 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Contract jobs citing OO 18 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.27% 6.23% 7.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 8.59% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 44 33
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£350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £310 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 - £31.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 - £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
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
595 559 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 75.13% 72.60% 62.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 287 189
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 48 30
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.26% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.75 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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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

OO
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -30 11 £300 -27.27% 20
Peterborough +5 5 £450 +20.00%
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 16 (50.00%) OOD
2 15 (46.88%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) C#
4 12 (37.50%) C++
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (31.25%) Java
5 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 10 (31.25%) CSS
5 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) TDD
7 8 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (25.00%) jQuery
8 7 (21.88%) Finance
8 7 (21.88%) MVC
8 7 (21.88%) XHTML
8 7 (21.88%) C
9 6 (18.75%) XML
9 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
10 5 (15.63%) Doxygen
10 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
10 5 (15.63%) WCF
10 5 (15.63%) 3D Programming
10 5 (15.63%) Python
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle
10 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
10 5 (15.63%) Electronics
10 5 (15.63%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (15.63%) Games

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 4 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Spark
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 2 (6.25%) Drupal
3 2 (6.25%) WordPress
3 2 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) ATM
1 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 4 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 3 (9.38%) Big Data
2 3 (9.38%) Sqoop
2 3 (9.38%) Impala
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Games
2 5 (15.63%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Author
2 5 (15.63%) Technical Author
2 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) UI Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (25.00%) jQuery
4 7 (21.88%) XHTML
5 6 (18.75%) XML
6 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
6 5 (15.63%) WCF
7 4 (12.50%) Qt
8 3 (9.38%) JSON
8 3 (9.38%) HTML5
8 3 (9.38%) CSS3
9 2 (6.25%) Sass
9 2 (6.25%) LESS
9 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.25%) Symfony
9 2 (6.25%) Ajax
9 2 (6.25%) XSLT
10 1 (3.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (6.25%) Graphic Design
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) OOD
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) MVC
6 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
7 5 (15.63%) 3D Programming
7 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 5 (15.63%) Content Management
8 4 (12.50%) OOP
8 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
9 3 (9.38%) Web Development
9 3 (9.38%) Project Management
10 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Open Source
10 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
10 2 (6.25%) Web Design
11 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) C++
3 10 (31.25%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) C
6 5 (15.63%) Python
7 4 (12.50%) PHP
8 3 (9.38%) Scala
9 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.13%) RPG
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
9 1 (3.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.13%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
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