The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 31 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing OO 4 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.73% 8.74% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 10.42% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Median daily rate £370 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £361 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 7
Median hourly rate - £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.19 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +12.81%
OO
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 240 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 67.53% 83.92% 87.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 119 217
Median daily rate £370 £369 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.40% -0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 11
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £30.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

OO
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath 0 3 £375 +7.14% 1
OO
South West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for OO.

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) C++
3 10 (58.82%) UML
3 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 9 (52.94%) Time Management
5 8 (47.06%) User Experience
5 8 (47.06%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) Aerospace
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) Web Development
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) CSS3
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) OOP
8 3 (17.65%) ECMAScript
8 3 (17.65%) ES6
8 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (17.65%) D3.js
8 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) RequireJS
8 3 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Development
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
9 2 (11.76%) Symfony
9 2 (11.76%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) Subversion
9 2 (11.76%) Front End Development

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
1 2 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 5 (29.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) CSS
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) CSS3
2 4 (23.53%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) D3.js
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (17.65%) RequireJS
3 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (11.76%) Symfony
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) BAPI
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) UML
4 9 (52.94%) Time Management
5 5 (29.41%) Web Development
6 4 (23.53%) OOP
7 3 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.88%) BDD
9 1 (5.88%) Change Control
9 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
9 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
9 1 (5.88%) TDD
9 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C++
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) ECMAScript
4 3 (17.65%) ES6
5 2 (11.76%) Ada
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) ABAP
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP