The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 9.43% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
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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
30 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 56.60% 86.79% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 22
Average daily rate £385 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £470 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.64 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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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

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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 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 7 (70.00%) OOP
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Java EE
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Mac OS
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (60.00%) BDD
4 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) C
4 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) AIX
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Subversion
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (60.00%) WSDL

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Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) WSDL
3 6 (60.00%) Java EE
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) AIX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Vista
1 6 (60.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OOP
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Objective-C
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft