The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 54 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing OOP 22 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.23% 1.03% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.47% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 6
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +4.00%
OOP
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
751 614 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.24% 70.09% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 345 367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 22
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
2 28 (75.68%) Python
2 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (75.68%) TDD
3 23 (62.16%) HTML
4 21 (56.76%) CSS
5 20 (54.05%) Django
6 16 (43.24%) User Experience
7 15 (40.54%) REST
7 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
7 15 (40.54%) Linux
8 14 (37.84%) Internet
9 13 (35.14%) RDBMS
9 13 (35.14%) Scrum
9 13 (35.14%) JSON
9 13 (35.14%) Kanban
9 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
9 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
10 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
11 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (16.22%) Sass
12 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
12 4 (10.81%) MVC
12 4 (10.81%) PHP
13 3 (8.11%) MySQL
13 3 (8.11%) OO
13 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
13 3 (8.11%) HTML5
13 3 (8.11%) jQuery
13 3 (8.11%) CSS3

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (2.70%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
1 13 (35.14%) RDBMS
1 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 27 (72.97%) Python Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.41%) iOS Developer
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Django Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (2.70%) HTML Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) HTML
2 21 (56.76%) CSS
3 20 (54.05%) Django
4 15 (40.54%) REST
5 13 (35.14%) JSON
6 6 (16.22%) Sass
7 3 (8.11%) CSS3
7 3 (8.11%) HTML5
7 3 (8.11%) jQuery
7 3 (8.11%) Laravel
8 2 (5.41%) SOAP
8 2 (5.41%) Symfony
9 1 (2.70%) Ajax
9 1 (2.70%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.70%) LINQ
9 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (75.68%) TDD
2 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
3 13 (35.14%) Kanban
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
4 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (10.81%) MVC
6 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.11%) OO
8 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.41%) Open Source
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.41%) Web Development
9 1 (2.70%) DevOps
9 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
9 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
2 28 (75.68%) Python
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
4 2 (5.41%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.70%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Apple
1 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.70%) Facebook
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter
2 1 (2.70%) Zend
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago