The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Woking 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 27 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Contract jobs citing OO 1 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 1.14% 4.55% 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 5.71% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Average daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 35 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 78.41% 79.55% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 25 34
Average daily rate £390 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OO
Surrey

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Woking

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
3 12 (85.71%) XHTML
3 12 (85.71%) PHP
3 12 (85.71%) MySQL
3 12 (85.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 12 (85.71%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) SCADA
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) Physics
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bower
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
1 12 (85.71%) C++ Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Junior C++ Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Junior Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Graduate Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Junior
2 6 (42.86%) Graduate
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) XHTML
2 12 (85.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.14%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) SCADA
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.14%) OOD
2 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (85.71%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PhD