The table below looks at the statistics for OOD 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 OOD over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 29 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.77% - 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% - 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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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
208 169 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 80.00% 71.61% 62.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 106 82
Average daily rate £369 £375 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% +5.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Slough

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MUMPS
3 1 (33.33%) UMTS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) InterSystems
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) WiMAX
3 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing OOD 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) WiMAX
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MUMPS
2 1 (33.33%) Tcl
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) InterSystems
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Rate: £35 - 38 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £35 - £37 per hour + competitive
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