The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 70 63 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.22% 0.45% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.63% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.40 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +13.75%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
678 635 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.92% 71.59% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 352 236
Average daily rate £365 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% +3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) Adobe
3 8 (72.73%) CMS
3 8 (72.73%) W3C
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) Content Management
3 8 (72.73%) Backbone.js
3 8 (72.73%) Adobe CQ
3 8 (72.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) CSS3
3 8 (72.73%) Sass
3 8 (72.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (27.27%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Apache
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
6 1 (9.09%) New Media

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) CMS
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
2 8 (72.73%) CSS3
2 8 (72.73%) Backbone.js
2 8 (72.73%) Sass
2 8 (72.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) W3C
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Content Management
1 8 (72.73%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle