The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 75 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing OO 7 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.77% 1.38% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.89% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £363 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.70%
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Berkshire

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
715 634 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.83% 72.79% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 331 366
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £18.03 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for OO.

1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) MySQL
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) OOP
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) Ajax
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (13.33%) Open Source
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (13.33%) WCF
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (13.33%) REST
7 2 (13.33%) CSS3
7 2 (13.33%) Zend

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MODX
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 802.15
1 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) MSTest
3 1 (6.67%) RSpec
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) Django
5 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (13.33%) Kendo UI
5 2 (13.33%) Laravel
5 2 (13.33%) REST
5 2 (13.33%) Sass
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) OOP
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Build Automation
4 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Rackspace