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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 12 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing OO 10 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.35% 0.83% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.08% 1.11% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
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£413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
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Cambridgeshire

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
71 90 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 66.36% 74.38% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 45
Average daily rate £450 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £405 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.00 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 4 (33.33%) Apache Pig
6 3 (25.00%) Sqoop
6 3 (25.00%) Big Data
6 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (25.00%) Node.js
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) HDFS
6 3 (25.00%) Impala
6 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
6 3 (25.00%) Scala
6 3 (25.00%) API Development
7 2 (16.67%) MuleSoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (33.33%) Apache Pig
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Sqoop
2 3 (25.00%) Impala
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) API Development
6 2 (16.67%) EAI
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
7 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Scala
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) PHP5
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (16.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle