The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 18 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing OO 19 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.23% 4.78% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.88% 6.63% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 3
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£365 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.35 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.37% -9.35%
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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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 181 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 70.16% 72.11% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 109 92
Average daily rate £350 £425 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £238 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.25 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £19.00 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Slough region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

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Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
3 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (40.00%) HTML5
5 14 (40.00%) CSS3
6 13 (37.14%) jQuery
6 13 (37.14%) TDD
7 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
8 11 (31.43%) QA
8 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
9 10 (28.57%) Grunt
9 10 (28.57%) Scrum
9 10 (28.57%) SQL
9 10 (28.57%) J2EE
10 9 (25.71%) SOAP
10 9 (25.71%) MVC
10 9 (25.71%) QUnit
10 9 (25.71%) Jasmine
10 9 (25.71%) Sass
11 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (22.86%) Oracle
11 8 (22.86%) Degree
11 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
12 7 (20.00%) WCF
12 7 (20.00%) WPF
12 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
12 7 (20.00%) Java
12 7 (20.00%) C#
12 7 (20.00%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 7 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) PBX
3 1 (2.86%) UMTS
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) 3G
3 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) WiMAX
3 1 (2.86%) LTE
3 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.86%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.43%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.86%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (28.57%) Grunt
3 9 (25.71%) QUnit
3 9 (25.71%) Jasmine
4 5 (14.29%) Subversion
5 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Hudson
6 1 (2.86%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium
6 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.86%) JMeter
6 1 (2.86%) Xcode
6 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Applications Developer
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Junior
5 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 1 (2.86%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) CSS
3 14 (40.00%) HTML5
3 14 (40.00%) CSS3
4 13 (37.14%) jQuery
5 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
6 10 (28.57%) J2EE
7 9 (25.71%) SOAP
7 9 (25.71%) Sass
8 7 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 7 (20.00%) Web Services
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (20.00%) .NET
8 7 (20.00%) WCF
8 7 (20.00%) WPF
8 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 6 (17.14%) XML
10 5 (14.29%) REST
11 4 (11.43%) JSON
12 3 (8.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) TDD
3 10 (28.57%) Scrum
4 9 (25.71%) MVC
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.43%) Web Development
6 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.57%) OOP
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) OO PHP
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) OOD
9 1 (2.86%) SOA
9 1 (2.86%) ETL
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.86%) UML
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.43%) MUMPS
5 4 (11.43%) VBScript
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) SAPscript
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.86%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
7 1 (2.86%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) InterSystems
3 1 (2.86%) ComArch
3 1 (2.86%) Zend
3 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Apple
Slough
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Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
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Slough
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