The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.69% - 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £340 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
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Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 76.56% 78.33% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 23 25
Median daily rate £365 £350 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -48.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for OO.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) QNX
1 3 (100.00%) Telelogic
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) C++/CLI
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) RS-232
2 1 (33.33%) RS-422
2 1 (33.33%) C

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Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) RS-232
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) RS-422
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) C++/CLI
2 1 (33.33%) C
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) QNX
1 3 (100.00%) Telelogic