The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Newbury region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 19 20
Contract jobs citing OO 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 0.68% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.45% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 69 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 72.84% 47.26% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 25 27
Average daily rate £428 £356 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £165.00 £14.00 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1078.57% -59.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OO
Berkshire

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
3 1 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) SAP