The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 22 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 6 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.00% - 5.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% - 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£300 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £357 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
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South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
151 135 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 75.50% 72.58% 79.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 78 99
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £551 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.80 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

OO Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

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Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Bournemouth - 1 - - 10
Poole - 1 £300 - 5
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) OOD
3 6 (50.00%) Windows CE
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) UML
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (16.67%) C
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (8.33%) J2EE
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (8.33%) JDBC

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Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) JDBC
3 1 (8.33%) JSP
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (8.33%) Java Concurrency
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP Embedded
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) OOD
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) EPiServer
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
Poole, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £30 - £36 per hour
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