The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 50 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing OO 16 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.25% 2.50% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 3.42% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £500 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +90.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% -6.25%
OO
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
516 409 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 72.47% 72.91% 64.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 260 256
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 27
Average hourly rate £22.69 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.36% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £8.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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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

OO
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 29 August 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
Salisbury - 9 - -
Swindon -4 5 £300 -40.00% 4
Chippenham - - - - 2
Corsham - - - -
OO
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) XML
4 9 (30.00%) CSS
4 9 (30.00%) HTML
4 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) C#
6 7 (23.33%) .NET
6 7 (23.33%) Apache
6 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
6 7 (23.33%) OOD
6 7 (23.33%) JUnit
6 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
6 7 (23.33%) Spring
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (23.33%) WCF
7 6 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (20.00%) PHP
8 5 (16.67%) J2EE
8 5 (16.67%) Laravel
8 5 (16.67%) CAML
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (13.33%) Web Development
9 4 (13.33%) Batik
9 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (13.33%) Scala

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Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (23.33%) Apache
1 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.67%) CMS
5 1 (3.33%) Drupal
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.33%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) CouchDB
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Valgrind
3 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Scala Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) VB Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Web Services
2 9 (30.00%) XML
2 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 9 (30.00%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) .NET
3 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (23.33%) Spring
3 7 (23.33%) WCF
4 5 (16.67%) CAML
4 5 (16.67%) Laravel
4 5 (16.67%) J2EE
5 4 (13.33%) SVG
5 4 (13.33%) Batik
5 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (13.33%) Akka
5 4 (13.33%) Play Framework
6 2 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
7 1 (3.33%) REST
7 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) DTV
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) UNIX
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) OOD
1 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.33%) Web Development
2 4 (13.33%) BDD
2 4 (13.33%) Process Management
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.33%) TDD
2 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
3 3 (10.00%) MVC
3 3 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (6.67%) OO PHP
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) PHP
5 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (13.33%) Scala
7 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (10.00%) C++
7 3 (10.00%) C
8 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
8 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
8 2 (6.67%) Assembly Language
9 1 (3.33%) PHP5
9 1 (3.33%) PHP4
9 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.33%) VBScript
9 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Coverity
2 2 (6.67%) QNX
3 1 (3.33%) Zend
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) HP