The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 28 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 32 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.34% 2.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 3.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.45 £33.50 -
% change year-on-year
-12.08% -
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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
212 181 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 71.14% 72.40% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 103 98
Average daily rate £350 £410 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.00 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Slough

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) MDX
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
1 1 (25.00%) Groovy
1 1 (25.00%) SAPscript
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (25.00%) SAP