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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 25 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing OO 5 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.99% 5.45% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 7.46% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Average daily rate £418 £325 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.46% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £265 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £393 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +8.57%
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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
210 228 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 83.67% 73.08% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 137 107
Average daily rate £390 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £257 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £33.10 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £35.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OO
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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) CSS
3 12 (50.00%) Ajax
3 12 (50.00%) jQuery
4 11 (45.83%) HTML5
4 11 (45.83%) JSON
4 11 (45.83%) Retail
4 11 (45.83%) CSS3
4 11 (45.83%) Sass
4 11 (45.83%) LESS
4 11 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (45.83%) Front End Development
5 8 (33.33%) OOP
6 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
7 6 (25.00%) hybris
7 6 (25.00%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) CMS
9 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) Intershop
9 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 4 (16.67%) Magento
9 4 (16.67%) ATG
9 4 (16.67%) IBM
9 4 (16.67%) Apache
9 4 (16.67%) Demandware
10 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (12.50%) Tomcat

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (20.83%) CMS
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Magento
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Ant
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (45.83%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (29.17%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (29.17%) HTML Developer
4 7 (29.17%) JSP Developer
4 7 (29.17%) UI Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Hybris Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Hybris Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Hybris Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) CSS
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 12 (50.00%) Ajax
2 12 (50.00%) jQuery
3 11 (45.83%) CSS3
3 11 (45.83%) HTML5
3 11 (45.83%) JSON
3 11 (45.83%) LESS
3 11 (45.83%) Sass
3 11 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
4 2 (8.33%) Middleware
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.17%) Laravel
5 1 (4.17%) OSGi
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Visualforce
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (45.83%) Front End Development
3 8 (33.33%) OOP
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (12.50%) OOD
5 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) B2C
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Content Management
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) hybris
2 4 (16.67%) ATG
2 4 (16.67%) Demandware
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) Intershop
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) Zend