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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing OO 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.39% 6.06% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 7.84% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £225 £358 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.06% +24.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.34 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.55% +10.00%
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London

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
41 51 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 69.49% 77.27% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 40
Average daily rate £350 £350 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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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 18 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Swing
2 1 (50.00%) J2ME
2 1 (50.00%) J2SE
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

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Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2ME
1 1 (50.00%) J2SE
1 1 (50.00%) Java SE
1 1 (50.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java