The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 11 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing OO 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.50% 5.34% 6.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 8.33% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £380 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
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Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33 84 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 82.50% 64.12% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 33
Median daily rate £378 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £388 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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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

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for OO.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS

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Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java