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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 49 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing OO 10 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.46% 3.92% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 5.69% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 2
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +22.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £281 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
529 299 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.11% 68.89% 71.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 174 149
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £16.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.47 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £29.50 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
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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 -12 5 £313 -2.34% 11
Abingdon - 1 £375 - 4
Banbury - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 1
Witney - - - -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) PHP
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) MySQL
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) OOP
5 6 (28.57%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) Apache
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) Web Development
7 4 (19.05%) Ajax
7 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Facebook
8 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
8 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) REST
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5
8 3 (14.29%) BDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 3 (14.29%) WordPress
3 2 (9.52%) Node.js
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) concrete5
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.76%) nginx
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) RFID
1 1 (4.76%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Xcode
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) iOS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) REST
6 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.52%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (9.52%) iOS SDK
7 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
7 2 (9.52%) Sass
7 2 (9.52%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (9.52%) Ember.js
7 2 (9.52%) JSON
7 2 (9.52%) WCF
7 2 (9.52%) Symfony
7 2 (9.52%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Grid Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) OOP
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) BDD
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
6 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) Memory Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Web Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) PHP
3 7 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) PHP5
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
5 2 (9.52%) PHP4
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.76%) Capistrano
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Facebook
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Twitter
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Zend
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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