The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 45 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing OO 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.66% 0.93% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.22% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +10.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
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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 Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 246 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.42% 76.16% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 188 246
Average daily rate £450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 8
Average hourly rate £22.69 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) MSMQ
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing

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Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) MSMQ
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (20.00%) SAP