The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 28 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing OO 18 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.23% 2.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% 3.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
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£375 £375 -
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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Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 138 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 79.36% 64.49% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 70 102
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -15.15%
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 Oxford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 14 (66.67%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) OOP
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) WPF
4 9 (42.86%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (33.33%) PHP
6 7 (33.33%) C++
7 6 (28.57%) MySQL
7 6 (28.57%) Windows
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Perforce
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) C++/CLI
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
8 5 (23.81%) SDLC
9 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (19.05%) OO PHP
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (19.05%) TDD
10 3 (14.29%) jQuery
10 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Grunt
3 1 (4.76%) Bower
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C# Programmer
3 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Programmer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
1 13 (61.90%) CSS
2 10 (47.62%) WPF
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) CSS3
7 3 (14.29%) Sass
8 2 (9.52%) RESTful
8 2 (9.52%) JSON
8 2 (9.52%) XHTML
8 2 (9.52%) LAMP
8 2 (9.52%) WinForms
8 2 (9.52%) SOAP
9 1 (4.76%) Ajax
9 1 (4.76%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.76%) Physics
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
1 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) OOP
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Scrum
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) OO PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.52%) Refactoring
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C++/CLI
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.76%) PHP5
6 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PhD
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Perforce
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
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