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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Contract jobs citing OO 31 32 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.66% 3.86% 7.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 5.60% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 30
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£350 £390 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £276 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.19 £35.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.81% -5.00%
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
655 571 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.24% 68.80% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 328 251
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 28
Average hourly rate £15.77 £30.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.43% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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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

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Peterborough - 15 £375 - 2
Cambridge -24 10 £350 -12.50% 13
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (61.22%) Java
2 19 (38.78%) Web Services
2 19 (38.78%) Spring
3 15 (30.61%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (30.61%) HTML
3 15 (30.61%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (30.61%) Middleware
3 15 (30.61%) EAI
3 15 (30.61%) MuleSoft
4 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.49%) C#
5 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.45%) CSS
6 11 (22.45%) Apache
6 11 (22.45%) TDD
6 11 (22.45%) Finance
7 10 (20.41%) Scrum
7 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
7 10 (20.41%) C++
8 9 (18.37%) OOD
8 9 (18.37%) MVC
9 8 (16.33%) SOAP
9 8 (16.33%) jQuery
9 8 (16.33%) REST
10 7 (14.29%) Content Management
10 7 (14.29%) XML
10 7 (14.29%) OOP
10 7 (14.29%) MySQL
10 7 (14.29%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (22.45%) Apache
2 6 (12.24%) Node.js
3 4 (8.16%) Apache Pig
3 4 (8.16%) CMS
4 3 (6.12%) Drupal
4 3 (6.12%) WordPress
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Doxygen
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.16%) Apache Hive
3 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) Sqoop
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) Impala
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.08%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.04%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) Maven
3 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.04%) RSpec
3 1 (2.04%) Mockito
3 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) WebStorm
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Games
2 5 (10.20%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.20%) PHP Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Author
3 5 (10.20%) Technical Author
4 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.12%) C++ Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Python Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Hybris Architect
5 2 (4.08%) UI Programmer
5 2 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) UI Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) Web Services
1 19 (38.78%) Spring
2 15 (30.61%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (30.61%) Middleware
2 15 (30.61%) HTML
3 11 (22.45%) CSS
4 8 (16.33%) SOAP
4 8 (16.33%) jQuery
4 8 (16.33%) REST
5 7 (14.29%) XML
6 6 (12.24%) .NET
7 5 (10.20%) HTML5
7 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.20%) JSON
8 4 (8.16%) CSS3
9 3 (6.12%) WCF
9 3 (6.12%) Symfony
9 3 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (6.12%) Apache CXF
9 3 (6.12%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (4.08%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) iPad
2 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) AIX
2 1 (2.04%) Solaris
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
2 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) EAI
1 15 (30.61%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.45%) TDD
4 10 (20.41%) Scrum
4 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
5 9 (18.37%) MVC
5 9 (18.37%) OOD
6 7 (14.29%) OOP
6 7 (14.29%) Content Management
7 6 (12.24%) Web Development
8 5 (10.20%) 3D Programming
8 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.16%) Open Source
10 3 (6.12%) Kanban
10 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
10 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.12%) API Development
11 2 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) Java
2 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.49%) C#
3 10 (20.41%) C++
4 6 (12.24%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) C
5 5 (10.20%) Python
5 5 (10.20%) PHP
6 4 (8.16%) Scala
7 1 (2.04%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) PHP5
7 1 (2.04%) Groovy
7 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.04%) RPG
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
1 1 (2.04%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.04%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) HDFS
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) XenServer
2 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) MuleSoft
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) hybris
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £220 - £260 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago