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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 68 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.58% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.14% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £34.85 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -8.88%
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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
670 692 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.27% 76.89% 72.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 429 278
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 22
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £13.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -13.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 8 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Remedy
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
1 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 3 (37.50%) React
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) API Design
6 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy