The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 32 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.42% 2.94% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 3.38% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
Median daily rate £475 £350 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +47.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +16.00%

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
268 237 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.21% 87.13% 83.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 199 205
Median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £145 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Median hourly rate £23.19 £67.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.64% +365.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £17.50 £13.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for OO.

1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) FTP
2 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Boomi
3 4 (36.36%) Node.js
3 4 (36.36%) Dell
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) API Development
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) Network Design
6 1 (9.09%) Logistics
6 1 (9.09%) SAP ALE
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Markit EDM
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (9.09%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Boomi
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) ETL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP EWM Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 4 (36.36%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (9.09%) Laravel
3 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (9.09%) Memcached
3 1 (9.09%) SAP ALE
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (9.09%) Symfony
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ETL
1 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
1 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) API Development
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) ABAP
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Zend