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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing OO 36 55 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.22% 7.19% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 9.67% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 30
Average daily rate
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£390 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £466 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 9
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -7.50%
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
575 569 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 67.41% 74.38% 61.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 259 198
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 £250 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 32 95
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

OO
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

OO
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 August 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

OO
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 August 2014. 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 -9 32 £400 +42.85% 20
Chatteris - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 2
Peterborough - - - - 7
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 45 (52.94%) Java
2 36 (42.35%) SQL
3 33 (38.82%) JavaScript
3 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (34.12%) Oracle
4 29 (34.12%) jQuery
5 27 (31.76%) CSS
6 25 (29.41%) HTML
7 23 (27.06%) TDD
8 22 (25.88%) Git (software)
9 21 (24.71%) Apache
10 20 (23.53%) UNIX
11 19 (22.35%) Linux
11 19 (22.35%) C++
11 19 (22.35%) J2EE
12 17 (20.00%) C#
12 17 (20.00%) PHP
12 17 (20.00%) Scrum
13 16 (18.82%) J2SE
13 16 (18.82%) Multithreading
14 15 (17.65%) Python
14 15 (17.65%) OOP
14 15 (17.65%) WebLogic
14 15 (17.65%) .NET
15 14 (16.47%) Web Services
16 13 (15.29%) CSS3
16 13 (15.29%) Jenkins
16 13 (15.29%) Subversion
16 13 (15.29%) UML
16 13 (15.29%) OOD

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 21 (24.71%) Apache
2 15 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 11 (12.94%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.41%) Node.js
5 4 (4.71%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.35%) WordPress
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.18%) Content Management Server
7 1 (1.18%) Documentum
7 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Magento
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) HTTP
2 2 (2.35%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.18%) LTE
3 1 (1.18%) WiMAX
3 1 (1.18%) Wireless
3 1 (1.18%) 2G
3 1 (1.18%) 3G
3 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.18%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.18%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
2 9 (10.59%) MySQL
3 8 (9.41%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.24%) Big Data
5 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.18%) SQLite
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 22 (25.88%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.29%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.29%) Subversion
3 12 (14.12%) Selenium
4 11 (12.94%) Grunt
5 9 (10.59%) Bower
6 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
6 8 (9.41%) Maven
7 7 (8.24%) Jasmine
8 6 (7.06%) JUnit
9 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.53%) Mocha
10 3 (3.53%) FitNesse
10 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.35%) JMeter
11 2 (2.35%) NUnit
11 2 (2.35%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.18%) Robotium
12 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (69.41%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) C++ Developer
2 14 (16.47%) Architect
2 14 (16.47%) Java Architect
3 10 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Python Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 7 (8.24%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (8.24%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Design Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Automation Tester
9 3 (3.53%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) jQuery
2 27 (31.76%) CSS
3 25 (29.41%) HTML
4 19 (22.35%) J2EE
5 16 (18.82%) J2SE
6 15 (17.65%) .NET
7 14 (16.47%) Web Services
8 13 (15.29%) CSS3
9 12 (14.12%) HTML5
10 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
10 9 (10.59%) Sass
11 8 (9.41%) XML
11 8 (9.41%) Qt
11 8 (9.41%) REST
12 7 (8.24%) Ajax
12 7 (8.24%) Dojo
12 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
12 7 (8.24%) XHTML
13 6 (7.06%) JSP
13 6 (7.06%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Open Source
2 9 (10.59%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.88%) GIS
4 3 (3.53%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.35%) W3C
5 2 (2.35%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.18%) Social Media
6 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.18%) Wiki
6 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.53%) UNIX
2 19 (22.35%) Linux
3 10 (11.76%) Solaris
4 9 (10.59%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (7.06%) Windows
6 4 (4.71%) Android
7 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.18%) Debian
9 1 (1.18%) Gentoo
9 1 (1.18%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.06%) TDD
3 17 (20.00%) Scrum
4 16 (18.82%) Multithreading
5 15 (17.65%) OOP
6 13 (15.29%) UML
6 13 (15.29%) OOD
7 12 (14.12%) Unit Testing
8 10 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (11.76%) MVC
8 10 (11.76%) BDD
9 9 (10.59%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (10.59%) Web Development
9 9 (10.59%) Load Balancing
9 9 (10.59%) Kanban
10 8 (9.41%) Project Planning
11 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.24%) Performance Testing
12 6 (7.06%) Test Scripting
12 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) Java
2 36 (42.35%) SQL
3 33 (38.82%) JavaScript
4 19 (22.35%) C++
5 17 (20.00%) C#
5 17 (20.00%) PHP
6 15 (17.65%) Python
7 12 (14.12%) Ruby
8 10 (11.76%) Perl
9 7 (8.24%) PHP5
10 6 (7.06%) C
11 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.18%) Groovy
12 1 (1.18%) Korn
12 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Nagios
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
1 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) Oracle
2 10 (11.76%) Sun
3 8 (9.41%) Atlassian
4 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.24%) JBoss
5 6 (7.06%) ATG
6 5 (5.88%) Sybase
7 4 (4.71%) Google
8 2 (2.35%) Perforce
9 1 (1.18%) HP
9 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £270 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
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Posted: 4 days ago
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