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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 17 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing OO 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 0.89% 7.69% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 10.91% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -7.50%
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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
94 55 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 83.93% 70.51% 70.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 51
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £566
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.42 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.60% +10.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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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 22 August 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) OO PHP
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) Zend
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
3 5 (62.50%) System Testing
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Zend Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO PHP
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) System Testing
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Zend