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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 43 12 48
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +36
Contract jobs citing OO 19 54 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.80% 9.91% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 13.81% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 13
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£375 £388 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +43.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £430 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.35 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.49% -9.35%
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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
525 391 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.43% 71.74% 64.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 200 216
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £243 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 38 40
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £42.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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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 27 February 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

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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 27 February 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 +6 11 £375 - 4
Cambridge -23 5 £310 -24.84% 24
Huntingdon - - - -
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (69.09%) C#
2 36 (65.45%) .NET
3 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (50.91%) JavaScript
5 27 (49.09%) HTML
5 27 (49.09%) CSS
6 26 (47.27%) MVC
7 25 (45.45%) OOD
7 25 (45.45%) TDD
8 22 (40.00%) jQuery
8 22 (40.00%) SQL
9 19 (34.55%) XHTML
10 18 (32.73%) Oracle
10 18 (32.73%) Multithreading
10 18 (32.73%) WCF
10 18 (32.73%) .NET Framework
11 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
11 15 (27.27%) Windows
11 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
11 15 (27.27%) Finance
12 14 (25.45%) Scrum
13 11 (20.00%) SOA
14 8 (14.55%) Python
14 8 (14.55%) Java
14 8 (14.55%) Web Development
15 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
15 7 (12.73%) Degree
16 6 (10.91%) C++
16 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
16 6 (10.91%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (3.64%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
1 2 (3.64%) RIP
1 2 (3.64%) SSH
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.27%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.82%) Xcode
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.82%) Firebug
5 1 (1.82%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.82%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) Grunt
5 1 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.64%) Automotive
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (74.55%) Developer
2 25 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 22 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 18 (32.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Python Developer
7 4 (7.27%) C++ Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.82%) IT Project Manager
10 1 (1.82%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (65.45%) .NET
2 27 (49.09%) HTML
2 27 (49.09%) CSS
3 22 (40.00%) jQuery
4 19 (34.55%) XHTML
5 18 (32.73%) .NET Framework
5 18 (32.73%) WCF
6 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
7 5 (9.09%) MSMQ
7 5 (9.09%) HTML5
7 5 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (9.09%) REST
8 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.27%) J2EE
8 4 (7.27%) Qt
9 3 (5.45%) Ajax
9 3 (5.45%) Web Services
10 2 (3.64%) XML
10 2 (3.64%) CSS3
10 2 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.82%) Open Source
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
4 1 (1.82%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) VxWorks
2 2 (3.64%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (3.64%) Android
2 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (47.27%) MVC
3 25 (45.45%) TDD
3 25 (45.45%) OOD
4 18 (32.73%) Multithreading
5 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 14 (25.45%) Scrum
7 11 (20.00%) SOA
8 8 (14.55%) Web Development
9 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Project Management
11 4 (7.27%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (7.27%) Kanban
11 4 (7.27%) BDD
11 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
12 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.45%) OOP
13 2 (3.64%) EAI
13 2 (3.64%) Pair Programming
13 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) C#
2 28 (50.91%) JavaScript
3 22 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (14.55%) Java
4 8 (14.55%) Python
5 6 (10.91%) C++
6 3 (5.45%) C
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.64%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.64%) VB
7 2 (3.64%) Scala
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Temenos
4 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
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