The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 15 13
Contract jobs citing OO 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - 1.52% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.67% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £600 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
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London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 98.08% 90.91% 86.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 36
Average daily rate £400 £363 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £213 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (50.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace