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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 31 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.64% 3.67% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 5.14% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
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£300 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
-15.86% -
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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
211 175 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 69.18% 71.43% 73.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 105 92
Average daily rate £350 £425 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.25 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £19.00 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (20.00%) Xcode
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) BAPI
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) TDD

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) Xcode
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BW Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (20.00%) BAPI
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (20.00%) Symfony
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) ABAP
2 1 (20.00%) SAPscript
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Zend