The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 23 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.32% 4.08% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 5.41% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.89%
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 111 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 68.42% 75.51% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 41
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £415 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Watford region with a requirement for OO.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Magento Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
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