The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs citing OO 21 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.93% 1.63% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% 2.11% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 4
Average daily rate £325 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £301 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £411 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £43.17 £36.40 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +8.57%
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
251 237 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.84% 77.45% 65.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 151 108
Average daily rate £400 £400 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £698 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 £36.40 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £25.80 £21.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £33.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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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

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Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

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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

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Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil -9 6 £313 - 4
Street - 6 £338 -
Bath -2 2 £285 -20.00% 1
Taunton - 1 £425 - 1
OO
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 37 (77.08%) Java
2 36 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (64.58%) HTML
4 28 (58.33%) CSS
4 28 (58.33%) Scrum
5 24 (50.00%) UML
6 21 (43.75%) C#
6 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
7 20 (41.67%) C++
8 19 (39.58%) SQL
9 16 (33.33%) Time Management
10 15 (31.25%) Web Development
10 15 (31.25%) JSP
11 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
11 14 (29.17%) OOD
12 13 (27.08%) User Experience
13 12 (25.00%) Web Services
13 12 (25.00%) Apache
13 12 (25.00%) Finance
13 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 11 (22.92%) Tomcat
15 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
15 10 (20.83%) HTML5
16 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
16 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (18.75%) J2EE
16 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
17 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
17 8 (16.67%) RESTful
17 8 (16.67%) Node.js

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Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (25.00%) Apache
2 11 (22.92%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.67%) Node.js
4 5 (10.42%) CMS
5 4 (8.33%) Confluence
5 4 (8.33%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (2.08%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (2.08%) nginx
6 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) DHCP
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) FTP
3 1 (2.08%) IPsec
3 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (8.33%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.08%) Informix
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 8 (16.67%) gulp
3 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.42%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (8.33%) Android Studio
4 4 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 4 (8.33%) IntelliJ
4 4 (8.33%) JIRA
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.08%) Grunt
6 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Military
4 2 (4.17%) Electronics
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Node.js Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Android Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Architect
7 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
8 4 (8.33%) iOS Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Digital Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.25%) EPiServer Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) HTML
2 28 (58.33%) CSS
3 15 (31.25%) JSP
4 12 (25.00%) Web Services
5 10 (20.83%) HTML5
6 9 (18.75%) J2EE
7 8 (16.67%) RESTful
8 7 (14.58%) Express
9 6 (12.50%) React
10 5 (10.42%) .NET
10 5 (10.42%) Android SDK
10 5 (10.42%) CSS3
10 5 (10.42%) Middleware
10 5 (10.42%) WCF
11 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 4 (8.33%) EJB
11 4 (8.33%) J2ME
11 4 (8.33%) J2SE
11 4 (8.33%) JSON
11 4 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) User Experience
2 7 (14.58%) iPad
3 6 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Android
3 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (58.33%) Scrum
3 24 (50.00%) UML
4 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 16 (33.33%) Time Management
6 15 (31.25%) Web Development
7 14 (29.17%) OOD
8 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 7 (14.58%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (14.58%) Software Architecture
10 6 (12.50%) MVC
10 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Android Development
11 5 (10.42%) Isomorphic JavaScript
11 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
12 4 (8.33%) Analytics
12 4 (8.33%) Data Analytics
12 4 (8.33%) iOS Development
12 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) Java
2 21 (43.75%) C#
3 20 (41.67%) C++
4 19 (39.58%) SQL
5 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) C
7 2 (4.17%) Ada
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) SAP
2 4 (8.33%) EPiServer
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) BEA
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) Sybase
4 1 (2.08%) VeriFone
4 1 (2.08%) WorldPay
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