The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 24 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing OO 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.63% 1.12% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.54% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £350 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
OO
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
136 130 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 73.91% 72.63% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 78 104
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% -13.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -2 1 £400 - 5
OO
South West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for OO.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Windows CE
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
1 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Dropwizard
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows CE
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Rackspace