The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wiltshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 50 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing OO 11 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.69% 1.43% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.88% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
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£300 £350 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -13.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
480 425 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 73.96% 75.76% 67.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 293 227
Average daily rate £400 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £24.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -27.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
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South West

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 8 £300 - 10
Chippenham -1 2 £275 - 2
Salisbury -8 1 - - 3
Corsham - 1 - -
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (61.54%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) XML
3 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 13 (50.00%) HTML
3 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (46.15%) JUnit
4 12 (46.15%) Apache
4 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
4 12 (46.15%) Spring
5 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
5 11 (42.31%) OOD
6 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 9 (34.62%) J2EE
7 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) Web Development
8 4 (15.38%) Subversion
8 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (15.38%) Batik
8 4 (15.38%) Scala
8 4 (15.38%) CouchDB
8 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (15.38%) BDD
8 4 (15.38%) Akka
8 4 (15.38%) Play Framework
8 4 (15.38%) Process Management
8 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) TDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 12 (46.15%) Apache
1 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
3 2 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.85%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.69%) Valgrind
3 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Scala Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Junior
3 4 (15.38%) Junior Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) VB Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) XML
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 12 (46.15%) Spring
4 9 (34.62%) Web Services
4 9 (34.62%) J2EE
5 4 (15.38%) Akka
5 4 (15.38%) Play Framework
5 4 (15.38%) SVG
5 4 (15.38%) Batik
6 2 (7.69%) WCF
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (3.85%) WinForms
7 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) REST
7 1 (3.85%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) OOD
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
2 5 (19.23%) Web Development
3 4 (15.38%) BDD
3 4 (15.38%) Process Management
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Scala
5 2 (7.69%) Assembly Language
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) QNX
2 2 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.69%) Coverity
3 1 (3.85%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) HP
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