The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 23 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing OO 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.40% 7.75% 5.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 9.82% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
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£450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 112 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 73.60% 78.87% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 44 37
Average daily rate £275 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 1
Average hourly rate £12.40 £12.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -93.14%
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 Peterborough

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

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Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 19 (86.36%) C#
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 18 (81.82%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) OOD
2 18 (81.82%) MVC
2 18 (81.82%) XHTML
2 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
2 18 (81.82%) WCF
2 18 (81.82%) jQuery
2 18 (81.82%) Multithreading
3 16 (72.73%) Finance
4 15 (68.18%) Windows
4 15 (68.18%) Visual Studio
5 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (59.09%) TDD
7 12 (54.55%) Scrum
8 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
9 5 (22.73%) SOA
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 3 (13.64%) Java
11 3 (13.64%) Degree
11 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (9.09%) VB
12 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
12 2 (9.09%) Apache Pig

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Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Sqoop
2 1 (4.55%) Impala
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Magento Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) CSS
1 18 (81.82%) XHTML
1 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
1 18 (81.82%) WCF
1 18 (81.82%) jQuery
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) OOD
1 18 (81.82%) Multithreading
1 18 (81.82%) MVC
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) TDD
4 12 (54.55%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
6 5 (22.73%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Code Coverage
8 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
8 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Cloudera