The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.33% 0.90% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 1.10% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
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£450 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.81 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.75% -4.50%
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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 Uxbridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 91 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 82.22% 81.98% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 56 40
Average daily rate £395 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £543 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 3
Average hourly rate £33.00 £14.04 £14.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (60.00%) Apache CXF
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) WSDL
3 3 (60.00%) KANA
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Confluence
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Zend
5 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics

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Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) Bower
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Apache CXF
3 3 (60.00%) WSDL
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Sass
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) KANA
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft