The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the High Wycombe region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.89% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +18.51%
Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 60.38% 65.71% 66.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 15
Average daily rate £248 £299 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% -0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £339 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 £9.89 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.50% -46.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
OOP
Buckinghamshire

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

OOP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) VC++
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL