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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 24 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 25 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.98% 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.59% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -
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
291 160 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.28% 73.39% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 101 92
Average daily rate £413 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 9
Average hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015, 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 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (46.43%) PHP
4 13 (46.43%) OO
5 12 (42.86%) .NET
5 12 (42.86%) TDD
5 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
6 11 (39.29%) HTML5
6 11 (39.29%) CSS
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
8 8 (28.57%) Sass
9 7 (25.00%) Laravel
9 7 (25.00%) ReSharper
9 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (25.00%) Infragistics
9 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (21.43%) MySQL
10 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
10 6 (21.43%) WPF
10 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 6 (21.43%) Scrum
10 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (21.43%) CSS3
11 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
11 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (17.86%) Elasticsearch

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (17.86%) Apache
1 5 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (14.29%) Drupal
3 3 (10.71%) CMS
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
1 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (25.00%) ReSharper
3 5 (17.86%) PHPUnit
3 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
3 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.86%) Grunt
3 5 (17.86%) Bower
4 4 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) C# Developer
3 9 (32.14%) PHP Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) .NET
3 11 (39.29%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) HTML5
4 8 (28.57%) Sass
5 7 (25.00%) Laravel
6 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (21.43%) CSS3
6 6 (21.43%) WPF
7 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (14.29%) jQuery
9 3 (10.71%) XML
9 3 (10.71%) WinForms
9 3 (10.71%) JSON
10 2 (7.14%) LAMP
10 2 (7.14%) SOAP
10 2 (7.14%) Web Services
10 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 2 (7.14%) RESTful
10 2 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) OO
3 12 (42.86%) TDD
3 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) OOD
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
6 3 (10.71%) Kanban
6 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (10.71%) OO PHP
7 2 (7.14%) UML
7 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
4 5 (17.86%) C++
4 5 (17.86%) C++/CLI
5 3 (10.71%) PHP5
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) PhD
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Infragistics
3 5 (17.86%) Perforce
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