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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.19% - 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% - 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
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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
69 56 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 82.14% 72.73% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 42
Average daily rate £400 £425 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.77 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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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 July 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Objective-C
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (83.33%) WSDL
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Java EE
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) WSDL
1 5 (83.33%) Java EE
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) AIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
1 5 (83.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree