The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 36 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing OOP 36 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.11% 0.74% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.42% 1.01% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 2 0
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£388 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.89%
OOP
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
561 395 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.57% 73.28% 73.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 253 233
Average daily rate £413 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.60 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £8.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

OOP
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 OOP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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 +6 24 £356 - 1
Faringdon - 1 £375 -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (57.69%) C#
3 25 (48.08%) TDD
4 24 (46.15%) HTML
4 24 (46.15%) OO
5 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
5 23 (44.23%) .NET
6 19 (36.54%) PHP
6 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
8 17 (32.69%) CSS
9 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 16 (30.77%) HTML5
10 15 (28.85%) Multithreading
11 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 12 (23.08%) WPF
13 11 (21.15%) Sass
13 11 (21.15%) Scrum
14 10 (19.23%) C++
14 10 (19.23%) Laravel
14 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (17.31%) ReSharper
15 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
15 9 (17.31%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (17.31%) MySQL
15 9 (17.31%) Infragistics
15 9 (17.31%) WinForms
16 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
16 8 (15.38%) Perforce

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (15.38%) Apache
1 8 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) Drupal
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.77%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 4 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
2 1 (1.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
1 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (17.31%) ReSharper
5 8 (15.38%) Bitbucket
5 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 8 (15.38%) Grunt
5 8 (15.38%) Bower
5 8 (15.38%) PHPUnit
6 4 (7.69%) Subversion
7 2 (3.85%) Ant
7 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.85%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.92%) RSpec
General
1 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) PHP Developer
3 14 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 13 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Web Developer
6 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (5.77%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Agile C# Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Architect
11 2 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
11 2 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) HTML
2 23 (44.23%) .NET
3 17 (32.69%) CSS
4 16 (30.77%) HTML5
5 12 (23.08%) WPF
6 11 (21.15%) Sass
7 10 (19.23%) Laravel
8 9 (17.31%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (17.31%) WinForms
9 8 (15.38%) CSS3
9 8 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (13.46%) jQuery
11 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
12 4 (7.69%) RESTful
12 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
12 4 (7.69%) SOAP
12 4 (7.69%) Web Services
13 3 (5.77%) XML
13 3 (5.77%) JSON
14 2 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) E-Learning
1 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (48.08%) TDD
3 24 (46.15%) OO
4 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 15 (28.85%) Multithreading
7 11 (21.15%) Scrum
8 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 6 (11.54%) Kanban
9 5 (9.62%) OOD
9 5 (9.62%) Refactoring
10 3 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.77%) OO PHP
10 3 (5.77%) UML
10 3 (5.77%) Web Development
11 2 (3.85%) Content Management
11 2 (3.85%) ATDD
11 2 (3.85%) MVC
11 2 (3.85%) B2B
11 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) C#
2 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
3 19 (36.54%) PHP
4 10 (19.23%) C++
5 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 8 (15.38%) C++/CLI
6 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.77%) PHP5
8 2 (3.85%) SQL
9 1 (1.92%) C
9 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) PhD
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Infragistics
3 8 (15.38%) Perforce
4 2 (3.85%) hybris
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
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