The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 29 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing OO 29 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.41% 2.33% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 2.87% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 0
Average daily rate £338 £180 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +8.57%
OO
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
435 523 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.16% 81.21% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 336 162
Average daily rate £400 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

OO
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 8 £350 -3.78% 9
Faringdon - 2 £300 -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing OO 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 OO.

1 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 24 (36.36%) HTML
3 24 (36.36%) CSS
3 24 (36.36%) Windows
4 23 (34.85%) .NET
5 22 (33.33%) C#
5 22 (33.33%) Linux
6 21 (31.82%) XML
7 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
7 19 (28.79%) MVC
8 18 (27.27%) Subversion
8 18 (27.27%) Web Services
8 18 (27.27%) MySQL
8 18 (27.27%) Apache
9 16 (24.24%) PHP
9 16 (24.24%) OOD
10 14 (21.21%) C++
10 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
10 14 (21.21%) AngularJS
11 13 (19.70%) TDD
12 12 (18.18%) Multithreading
12 12 (18.18%) Python
12 12 (18.18%) TortoiseSVN
13 11 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
13 11 (16.67%) REST
13 11 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (16.67%) C
13 11 (16.67%) Fortran
13 11 (16.67%) Refactoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (27.27%) Apache
2 5 (7.58%) IIS
3 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.03%) Node.js
5 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (27.27%) MySQL
3 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.58%) OLAP
4 5 (7.58%) OLAP Cube
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Subversion
2 12 (18.18%) TortoiseSVN
3 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.06%) Bower
4 4 (6.06%) Grunt
5 1 (1.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.52%) MSTest
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.06%) Billing
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (86.36%) Developer
2 19 (28.79%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Fortran Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) C++ Developer
4 9 (13.64%) PHP Developer
5 8 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Fortran Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Angular Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Fortran Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.06%) HTML Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.55%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) CSS
1 24 (36.36%) HTML
2 23 (34.85%) .NET
3 21 (31.82%) XML
4 18 (27.27%) Web Services
5 14 (21.21%) AngularJS
6 11 (16.67%) REST
6 11 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
7 10 (15.15%) jQuery
7 10 (15.15%) Regular Expression
8 9 (13.64%) Ajax
8 9 (13.64%) HTML5
8 9 (13.64%) LAMP
9 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (12.12%) Sass
9 8 (12.12%) Symfony
10 6 (9.09%) XSL
11 5 (7.58%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (7.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.61%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Windows
2 22 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (7.58%) Android
3 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) MVC
3 16 (24.24%) OOD
4 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
5 13 (19.70%) TDD
6 12 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 11 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
7 11 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 10 (15.15%) BDD
9 8 (12.12%) Front End Development
10 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 6 (9.09%) OO PHP
10 6 (9.09%) Scrum
11 5 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (7.58%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (7.58%) DevOps
12 4 (6.06%) ERP
12 4 (6.06%) iOS Development
12 4 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 22 (33.33%) C#
3 16 (24.24%) PHP
4 14 (21.21%) C++
5 12 (18.18%) Python
6 11 (16.67%) C
6 11 (16.67%) Fortran
7 6 (9.09%) Java
8 5 (7.58%) SQL
8 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.03%) Ruby
10 1 (1.52%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.52%) PhD
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) IBM
3 5 (7.58%) VMware
4 4 (6.06%) SAP
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) HP
6 1 (1.52%) Twitter
6 1 (1.52%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.52%) Zend
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