The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing OO 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.99% 1.86% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.28% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +16.00%

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
298 307 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 84.90% 81.65% 82.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 234 258
Median daily rate £413 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £80.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for OO.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
3 7 (63.64%) OOD
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Maven
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Selenium
4 6 (54.55%) Ant
4 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
5 5 (45.45%) Spring
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) JBehave
6 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
7 3 (27.27%) GitHub
7 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 3 (27.27%) GitLab
7 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
7 3 (27.27%) SOAP
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) Apache
7 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 2 (18.18%) MySQL

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 7 (63.64%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) Ant
3 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) JBehave
5 3 (27.27%) GitLab
5 3 (27.27%) Subversion
5 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
6 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (9.09%) JMeter
7 1 (9.09%) JUnit
7 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
7 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Developer in Test
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Expert
5 1 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OOD
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) API Testing
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Microservices
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Process Management
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft