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 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 63 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 15 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.45% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.37%
OOP
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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
671 787 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 64.96% 75.53% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 404 207
Average daily rate £400 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 12
Average hourly rate £30.25 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £15.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £180.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
1 17 (77.27%) Python
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) TDD
3 15 (68.18%) Django
4 14 (63.64%) Software Testing
4 14 (63.64%) Internet
4 14 (63.64%) User Experience
5 13 (59.09%) CSS
6 12 (54.55%) HTML
7 10 (45.45%) REST
8 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
8 9 (40.91%) Kanban
8 9 (40.91%) JSON
8 9 (40.91%) Linux
8 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
8 9 (40.91%) Scrum
8 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
8 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (40.91%) Sass
9 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
10 4 (18.18%) MVC
10 4 (18.18%) PHP
11 3 (13.64%) Java
11 3 (13.64%) BBC
11 3 (13.64%) SOA
11 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
11 3 (13.64%) Apache Camel
11 3 (13.64%) New Media
12 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) MQSeries
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) WordPress
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
1 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
1 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Python Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Django
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
4 10 (45.45%) REST
5 9 (40.91%) Sass
5 9 (40.91%) JSON
6 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.64%) Apache Camel
7 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
8 1 (4.55%) Laravel
8 1 (4.55%) CSS3
8 1 (4.55%) jQuery
8 1 (4.55%) HTML5
8 1 (4.55%) Symfony
8 1 (4.55%) J2EE
8 1 (4.55%) Web Services
8 1 (4.55%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) JMS
8 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) New Media
2 3 (13.64%) BBC
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) TDD
3 14 (63.64%) Software Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Kanban
4 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
5 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
7 3 (13.64%) SOA
8 2 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
9 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
1 17 (77.27%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) Talend
2 1 (4.55%) Zend
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