The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £328 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +4.00%
OOP
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
247 297 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 86.97% 81.15% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 197 82
Average daily rate £420 £450 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Average hourly rate £67.50 £18.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.86% -50.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.63 £24.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) ReSharper
4 5 (50.00%) Infragistics
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (50.00%) SOLID
5 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (30.00%) Laravel
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) PHP
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) Apache
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
7 2 (20.00%) Sass
7 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) Packer
7 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (20.00%) Bower
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Grunt
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (20.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Laravel
4 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (20.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (50.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Infragistics