The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 15 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 Knutsford 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OO 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 78.57% 79.45% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 20
Average daily rate £392 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.27% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £420 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.64 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
OO
Cheshire

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) FishEye
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Progress
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse

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Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (50.00%) FishEye
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Progress