The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 10 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing OO 15 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.47% 2.09% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% 2.76% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 3
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£406 £460 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% -3.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.25%
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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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 145 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.66% 75.92% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 83 62
Average daily rate £425 £460 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +6.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £600 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £19.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +113.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

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Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Middlesex region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 15 (75.00%) HTML
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (75.00%) CSS
2 10 (50.00%) UML
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) CSS3
4 8 (40.00%) HTML5
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
6 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (30.00%) Adobe
6 6 (30.00%) GIMP
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) MooTools
6 6 (30.00%) Dojo
6 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (30.00%) NetBeans
7 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (20.00%) JSP
7 4 (20.00%) Servlets
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 3 (15.00%) VMware
8 3 (15.00%) MVC
9 2 (10.00%) Electronics
9 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
9 2 (10.00%) Swing
9 2 (10.00%) OOD

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Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (30.00%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (30.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) QUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (10.00%) Mocha
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
1 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 4 (20.00%) CSS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Android Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
1 15 (75.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) CSS3
2 8 (40.00%) HTML5
3 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) MooTools
3 6 (30.00%) Dojo
4 4 (20.00%) JSP
4 4 (20.00%) Servlets
5 2 (10.00%) Swing
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) Grails
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) Android SDK
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) OOD
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Use Case
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Adobe
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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