The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 42 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing OO 9 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.68% 2.44% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 3.25% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 9
Average daily rate £310 £338 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +43.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 338 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 68.53% 74.94% 60.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 189 200
Average daily rate £330 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 39
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.09 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.10% -51.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OO
South East

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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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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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +1 3 £310 -11.42% 12
Bicester - 1 - -
Faringdon - - - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - - 1
Kidlington - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 1
Wantage - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - - 1
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) OOP
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (50.00%) Web Development
3 8 (50.00%) Java EE
3 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) OOD
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) PHP5
7 2 (12.50%) Drupal
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) Perforce
7 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) CMS

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) OO PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) POSIX
3 1 (6.25%) Flash
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.25%) Mustache
3 1 (6.25%) Sass
3 1 (6.25%) LESS
3 1 (6.25%) Underscore.js
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) OOP
3 8 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (6.25%) Android Development
7 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) PHP5
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
5 1 (6.25%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (6.25%) Facebook
Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £301350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 19 days ago