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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 52 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 18 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.33% 1.76% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.51% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 9
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£350 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -9.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
603 358 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 78.21% 69.92% 75.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 231 191
Average daily rate £412 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.69% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 18 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.00 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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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 4 May 2015.

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

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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 4 May 2015. 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
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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 -14 5 £425 +37.09% 4
Bicester +2 3 £375 - 1
Thame - 2 - -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 25 (73.53%) HTML
1 25 (73.53%) CSS
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) C#
4 13 (38.24%) Java
4 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
5 11 (32.35%) Apple
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (32.35%) Web Design
5 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
5 11 (32.35%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (32.35%) Network Security
5 11 (32.35%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (32.35%) Cyber Security
5 11 (32.35%) Raspberry Pi
6 10 (29.41%) Linux
7 9 (26.47%) .NET
7 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
8 8 (23.53%) PHP
8 8 (23.53%) TDD
8 8 (23.53%) Scrum
9 7 (20.59%) C++
9 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 7 (20.59%) Apache
10 6 (17.65%) XML
10 6 (17.65%) Web Development
10 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
11 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) Node.js
3 4 (11.76%) Drupal
4 3 (8.82%) CMS
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.94%) WordPress
6 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.94%) MODX
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
1 5 (14.71%) Big Data
1 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Ant
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) FxCop
4 1 (2.94%) StyleCop
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Web Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Big Data Architect
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Data Architect
5 3 (8.82%) LAMP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) HTML
1 25 (73.53%) CSS
2 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) XML
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
6 4 (11.76%) CSS3
6 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
6 4 (11.76%) Ember.js
6 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (11.76%) J2EE
6 4 (11.76%) XHTML
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 4 (11.76%) Spring
6 4 (11.76%) HTML5
7 3 (8.82%) jQuery
7 3 (8.82%) Ajax
7 3 (8.82%) RESTful
7 3 (8.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Raspberry Pi
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Physics
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) CentOS
2 3 (8.82%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Web Design
2 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
2 11 (32.35%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (32.35%) Cyber Security
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
4 6 (17.65%) Web Development
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) Content Management
7 3 (8.82%) B2B
7 3 (8.82%) SOA
7 3 (8.82%) UML
7 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.82%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) PHP
4 7 (20.59%) C++
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Python
6 4 (11.76%) Scala
7 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.88%) XQuery
8 2 (5.88%) XPath
8 2 (5.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
1 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Apple
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco
2 4 (11.76%) Twitter
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) hybris
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
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