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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 37 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing OO 21 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.90% 4.62% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.19% 5.74% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 2
Median daily rate £400 £320 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.69%
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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
292 296 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.02% 80.43% 75.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 254 98
Median daily rate £400 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.00 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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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 25 August 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 26 (81.25%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) C++
3 15 (46.88%) OOP
4 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 12 (37.50%) Python
5 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
7 10 (31.25%) Front Office
7 10 (31.25%) Linux
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle
7 10 (31.25%) C
7 10 (31.25%) Google
7 10 (31.25%) Statistics
7 10 (31.25%) Web Development
7 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
7 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (31.25%) KDB
7 10 (31.25%) Refactoring
7 10 (31.25%) Maven
7 10 (31.25%) Visualisation
7 10 (31.25%) Open Source
7 10 (31.25%) PaaS
7 10 (31.25%) Hedge funds
7 10 (31.25%) SciPy
7 10 (31.25%) NumPy
7 10 (31.25%) MongoDB
7 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 10 (31.25%) Pyramid
7 10 (31.25%) Pandas
7 10 (31.25%) Algorithms

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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 10 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
1 10 (31.25%) PaaS
2 5 (15.63%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) KDB
1 10 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Maven
2 3 (9.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Front Office
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) C++ Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Quantitative Developer
4 5 (15.63%) ETL Developer
5 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Informatica Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Graduate
8 1 (3.13%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
1 10 (31.25%) Esper
1 10 (31.25%) NumPy
1 10 (31.25%) Pandas
1 10 (31.25%) Pyramid
1 10 (31.25%) SciPy
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) RESTful
2 5 (15.63%) WPF
3 2 (6.25%) CakePHP
4 1 (3.13%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (3.13%) WCF
4 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Algorithms
1 10 (31.25%) Hedge funds
1 10 (31.25%) Statistics
1 10 (31.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) OOP
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (31.25%) Data Acquisition
4 10 (31.25%) Open Source
4 10 (31.25%) Quantitative Trading
4 10 (31.25%) Refactoring
4 10 (31.25%) Time Series Analysis
4 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Web Development
5 5 (15.63%) ETL
5 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) MVVM
6 4 (12.50%) OOD
7 3 (9.38%) Data Management
7 3 (9.38%) ETL Development
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) C++
3 12 (37.50%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) C
5 5 (15.63%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) F#
7 1 (3.13%) Haskell
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Google
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Dell
2 5 (15.63%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) Informatica
4 3 (9.38%) Talend