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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 27 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing OO 17 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.76% 4.36% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 5.42% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 3
Median daily rate £390 £348 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.23% +12.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.38 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
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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
230 277 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 77.97% 80.52% 70.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 233 99
Median daily rate £425 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £36.25 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.86% +144.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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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

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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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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 26 June 2016, 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 17 (73.91%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C++
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Python
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
4 10 (43.48%) Refactoring
4 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
5 9 (39.13%) Esper
5 9 (39.13%) Pyramid
5 9 (39.13%) Pandas
5 9 (39.13%) Algorithms
5 9 (39.13%) Visualisation
5 9 (39.13%) Open Source
5 9 (39.13%) Hedge funds
5 9 (39.13%) SciPy
5 9 (39.13%) NumPy
5 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
5 9 (39.13%) Time Series Analysis
5 9 (39.13%) Quantitative Trading
5 9 (39.13%) Data Acquisition
5 9 (39.13%) Statistics
5 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (39.13%) KDB
5 9 (39.13%) Maven
5 9 (39.13%) Front Office
5 9 (39.13%) C
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle
5 9 (39.13%) Linux

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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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Boomi
2 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) KDB
1 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Front Office
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Quantitative Developer
3 5 (21.74%) ETL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Informatica Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Informatica ETL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
2 9 (39.13%) Esper
2 9 (39.13%) NumPy
2 9 (39.13%) Pandas
2 9 (39.13%) Pyramid
2 9 (39.13%) SciPy
3 5 (21.74%) .NET
3 5 (21.74%) RESTful
4 3 (13.04%) WPF
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) CakePHP
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) Node.js
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.35%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Algorithms
1 9 (39.13%) Hedge funds
1 9 (39.13%) Statistics
1 9 (39.13%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Refactoring
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Data Acquisition
3 9 (39.13%) Open Source
3 9 (39.13%) Quantitative Trading
3 9 (39.13%) Time Series Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
4 7 (30.43%) OOP
5 5 (21.74%) ETL
5 5 (21.74%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (21.74%) Process Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Data Management
6 3 (13.04%) ETL Development
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
7 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
7 2 (8.70%) MVVM
7 2 (8.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Python
4 9 (39.13%) C
5 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
6 4 (17.39%) C#
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.70%) PHP
7 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.35%) F#
8 1 (4.35%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Dell
2 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Informatica
4 3 (13.04%) Talend
5 2 (8.70%) Google
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter