The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 20 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing OO 13 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.94% 2.17% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 3.17% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Average daily rate £388 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £328 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £365 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
195 189 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 74.14% 68.23% 57.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 102 85
Average daily rate £425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £43.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +201.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £22.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £14.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
OO
Berkshire

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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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) OOP
3 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) PHP
3 7 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) OOD
4 6 (28.57%) MySQL
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) Apache
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) Zend
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 4 (19.05%) PHP5
6 4 (19.05%) Zend Framework
6 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (19.05%) QUnit
6 4 (19.05%) Jasmine
6 4 (19.05%) Sass

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
1 2 (9.52%) 2G
1 2 (9.52%) WiMAX
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless Security
1 2 (9.52%) NAS
1 2 (9.52%) 3G
1 2 (9.52%) X.509
1 2 (9.52%) GSM
1 2 (9.52%) LTE
2 1 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (4.76%) PBX
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
2 4 (19.05%) QUnit
2 4 (19.05%) Jasmine
2 4 (19.05%) Grunt
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) Zend Framework
2 4 (19.05%) Ajax
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) CSS3
2 4 (19.05%) Sass
3 2 (9.52%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) MFC
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) OOP
3 7 (33.33%) OOD
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
6 3 (14.29%) Change Control
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.76%) UML
8 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) PHP
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) PHP5
4 3 (14.29%) VC++
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
5 2 (9.52%) C
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Zend
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