The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 51 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 14 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.00% 2.57% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 3.49% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 12
Median daily rate £475 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £351 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £418 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.69%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
519 602 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.04% 73.77% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 310 352
Median daily rate £420 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 48 28
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% +58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

OO
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Welwyn Garden City +2 5 £475 -
Watford -4 5 £375 -6.25% 2
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 7 (26.92%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) OOP
4 7 (26.92%) Retail
4 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
5 6 (23.08%) BDD
5 6 (23.08%) Zend
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) PHP
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
6 5 (19.23%) MySQL
6 5 (19.23%) C#
6 5 (19.23%) C++
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) Apache
6 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 5 (19.23%) XSL
6 5 (19.23%) XHTML
6 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
6 5 (19.23%) Automotive
6 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
6 5 (19.23%) PLM
6 5 (19.23%) Windchill
6 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) Magento

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Ant
3 3 (11.54%) Gradle
4 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Automotive
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce Developer
3 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Magento Developer
3 5 (19.23%) PHP Magento Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) LAMP Developer
4 4 (15.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) CSS
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) XHTML
3 5 (19.23%) XSL
4 4 (15.38%) LAMP
5 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Node.js
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.85%) Dojo
7 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) REST
7 1 (3.85%) RESTful
7 1 (3.85%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
7 1 (3.85%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
2 5 (19.23%) Data Structures
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
5 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) OOP
3 6 (23.08%) BDD
3 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
4 5 (19.23%) OO PHP
4 5 (19.23%) PLM
5 4 (15.38%) ATDD
5 4 (15.38%) Complexity Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) CRM
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) OOD
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) RUP
6 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) PHP
4 5 (19.23%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) C++
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) Clojure
5 3 (11.54%) Go
5 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
5 3 (11.54%) Rust
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
2 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Zend
2 3 (11.54%) Pega
3 1 (3.85%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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