The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 66 54 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing OO 12 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.18% 1.51% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 2.18% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.34% -5.00%
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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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
736 595 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.51% 69.03% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 307 355
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 20
Average hourly rate £37.09 £19.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.21% -34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.67 £59.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 16 (66.67%) HTML
1 16 (66.67%) HTML5
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) CSS3
4 10 (41.67%) Java
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) MVC
5 7 (29.17%) REST
5 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
6 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) PHP
6 6 (25.00%) SOAP
6 6 (25.00%) XML
6 6 (25.00%) OOD
7 5 (20.83%) SOA
7 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.83%) ERP
7 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
7 5 (20.83%) SAP
7 5 (20.83%) OOP
7 5 (20.83%) MySQL
7 5 (20.83%) Workflow
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Service Management
7 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) Management Information System

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (16.67%) Drupal
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) ClearCase
3 3 (12.50%) ClearQuest
4 2 (8.33%) gulp
4 2 (8.33%) Grunt
4 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (4.17%) jMock
5 1 (4.17%) JSUnit
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Mockito
5 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (20.83%) Spanish Language
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Lead Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
1 16 (66.67%) HTML5
2 11 (45.83%) CSS3
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) jQuery
3 7 (29.17%) REST
4 6 (25.00%) SOAP
4 6 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (20.83%) Sass
6 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) RESTful
6 4 (16.67%) Spring
7 3 (12.50%) JSF
7 3 (12.50%) Java EE
7 3 (12.50%) JSON
7 3 (12.50%) Spring MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (12.50%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) OOD
4 5 (20.83%) SOA
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
4 5 (20.83%) OOP
4 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.83%) ERP
4 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) Data Management
4 5 (20.83%) Workflow
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 4 (16.67%) UML
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) PHP5
5 2 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) C++/CLI
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
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