The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 51 40 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Contract jobs citing OOP 15 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.02% 2.85% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 4.10% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 5
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£200 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.45 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.96% -
OOP
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
569 366 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.79% 69.58% 66.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 190 249
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £236 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £521 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 31 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.95 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.10 £50.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

OOP
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 OOP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 9 £200 -31.33% 4
Peterborough - - - -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) CSS
3 15 (88.24%) PHP
3 15 (88.24%) Laravel
4 13 (76.47%) MVC
5 12 (70.59%) MySQL
5 12 (70.59%) AngularJS
6 11 (64.71%) HTML5
6 11 (64.71%) jQuery
7 10 (58.82%) PHP5
7 10 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (52.94%) Symfony
8 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
8 9 (52.94%) RESTful
9 8 (47.06%) nginx
9 8 (47.06%) PHPUnit
9 8 (47.06%) Apache
10 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
11 4 (23.53%) Linux
11 4 (23.53%) Twitter
12 3 (17.65%) CSS3
12 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
12 3 (17.65%) Android Development
12 3 (17.65%) OO
12 3 (17.65%) Windows
12 3 (17.65%) LAMP
12 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (17.65%) Android
13 2 (11.76%) Debian

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) nginx
1 8 (47.06%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 8 (47.06%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) PHP Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) Laravel
3 12 (70.59%) AngularJS
4 11 (64.71%) HTML5
4 11 (64.71%) jQuery
5 10 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (52.94%) Symfony
6 9 (52.94%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) CSS3
7 3 (17.65%) LAMP
8 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.88%) Ajax
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Debian
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Android Development
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) PHP
3 10 (58.82%) PHP5
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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