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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 22 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing OO 10 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.77% 3.64% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 4.92% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
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£360 £475 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £370 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.00%
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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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 183 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 80.75% 74.09% 64.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 113 86
Average daily rate £369 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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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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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 28 May 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 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
1 11 (37.93%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 7 (24.14%) SOAP
5 7 (24.14%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) HTML5
5 7 (24.14%) CSS3
6 6 (20.69%) QA
6 6 (20.69%) WPF
6 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
6 6 (20.69%) Retail
6 6 (20.69%) C#
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) .NET
6 6 (20.69%) Web Services
7 5 (17.24%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
7 5 (17.24%) OOD
7 5 (17.24%) OOP
7 5 (17.24%) J2EE
7 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
7 5 (17.24%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Web Development
8 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) WCF
8 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
8 4 (13.79%) InterSystems Cache

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (10.34%) Wireless
2 3 (10.34%) UMTS
2 3 (10.34%) 3G
2 3 (10.34%) WiMAX
2 3 (10.34%) LTE
2 3 (10.34%) 4G
3 2 (6.90%) IPv4
3 2 (6.90%) IPv6
3 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) InterSystems Cache
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.45%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) QUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.90%) Grunt
4 1 (3.45%) Xcode
4 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Application Support Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) SOAP
3 7 (24.14%) HTML5
3 7 (24.14%) CSS3
4 6 (20.69%) WPF
4 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 6 (20.69%) Web Services
5 5 (17.24%) XML
5 5 (17.24%) J2EE
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.79%) jQuery
6 4 (13.79%) WCF
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.34%) RESTful
7 3 (10.34%) REST
8 2 (6.90%) JSON
8 2 (6.90%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
3 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.24%) OOD
3 5 (17.24%) OOP
3 5 (17.24%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Web Development
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
4 3 (10.34%) MVVM
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) UML
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) OO PHP
5 2 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) MUMPS
4 4 (13.79%) C
4 4 (13.79%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) ABAP
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.45%) Tcl
6 1 (3.45%) SAPscript
6 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) InterSystems
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
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Rate: £35 - £37 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: £37.5 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
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Rate: £35 - £37 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £35 - 38 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £35 - £37 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago