The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 62 101 81
Rank change year-on-year +39 -20  
Contract jobs citing OO 37 25 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.04% 1.02% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.26% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 29
Median daily rate £450 £429 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.95% +14.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £623 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1459 1977 2201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.47% 80.33% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 1023 1147
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 45 54
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £96.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +10 15 £450 +12.50%
Reading +21 8 £375 -9.09% 5
Slough +10 7 £450 +7.14% 4
Maidenhead - 1 £425 - 1
Newbury - 1 £400 -
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 33 (51.56%) Java
2 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) REST
3 25 (39.06%) OOP
4 23 (35.94%) XML
4 23 (35.94%) TDD
5 22 (34.38%) Python
6 20 (31.25%) HTTP
6 20 (31.25%) CSS
7 19 (29.69%) Content Management
7 19 (29.69%) BDD
8 18 (28.13%) Maven
8 18 (28.13%) CMS
8 18 (28.13%) HTML
8 18 (28.13%) C++
9 17 (26.56%) Ruby
9 17 (26.56%) JSON
9 17 (26.56%) Gradle
10 16 (25.00%) Bitbucket
10 16 (25.00%) Splunk
10 16 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
10 16 (25.00%) eggPlant
10 16 (25.00%) Selenium
10 16 (25.00%) Groovy
10 16 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 16 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (25.00%) Sitecore
10 16 (25.00%) Scrum
10 16 (25.00%) JMeter

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 18 (28.13%) CMS
2 16 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (6.25%) Confluence
4 3 (4.69%) Apache
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Pig
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.13%) WordPress
6 1 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.56%) Drupal
6 1 (1.56%) JBoss
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.25%) HTTP
2 6 (9.38%) LDAP
3 2 (3.13%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (3.13%) INAP
3 2 (3.13%) Intelligent Network
3 2 (3.13%) MVNO
3 2 (3.13%) SNMP
3 2 (3.13%) SS7
4 1 (1.56%) Network Security
4 1 (1.56%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) MySQL
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Accumulo
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Hive
4 3 (4.69%) Big Data
4 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.69%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.69%) OrientDB
4 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.13%) Data Mart
5 2 (3.13%) GIS
5 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.56%) DataStax
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Maven
2 17 (26.56%) Gradle
3 16 (25.00%) Ant
3 16 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
3 16 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 16 (25.00%) eggPlant
3 16 (25.00%) JMeter
3 16 (25.00%) Selenium
3 16 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.38%) Subversion
6 5 (7.81%) Gatling
6 5 (7.81%) GDB
6 5 (7.81%) JIRA
6 5 (7.81%) NeoLoad
7 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.25%) MSTest
8 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.13%) GCC
10 1 (1.56%) Mocha
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Developer
2 10 (15.63%) Developer in Test
2 10 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 10 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 4 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (6.25%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Big Data Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Data Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) REST
2 23 (35.94%) XML
3 20 (31.25%) CSS
4 18 (28.13%) HTML
5 17 (26.56%) JSON
6 13 (20.31%) Web Services
7 11 (17.19%) HTML5
8 10 (15.63%) .NET
8 10 (15.63%) SOAP
9 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.50%) React
11 7 (10.94%) CSS3
11 7 (10.94%) Laravel
11 7 (10.94%) Middleware
11 7 (10.94%) RESTful
12 5 (7.81%) Angular 2
12 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
12 5 (7.81%) WCF
13 3 (4.69%) EJB
13 3 (4.69%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (6.25%) User Experience
4 3 (4.69%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (4.69%) Wiki
5 2 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.13%) W3C
6 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) AIX
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) OOP
3 23 (35.94%) TDD
4 19 (29.69%) BDD
4 19 (29.69%) Content Management
5 16 (25.00%) OOD
5 16 (25.00%) Project Management
5 16 (25.00%) Scrum
6 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
6 14 (21.88%) Visualisation
6 14 (21.88%) Web Development
7 13 (20.31%) Automated Testing
7 13 (20.31%) Manual Testing
8 12 (18.75%) Front End Development
9 11 (17.19%) Security Testing
10 9 (14.06%) UML
10 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
11 8 (12.50%) DevOps
12 6 (9.38%) SDLC
12 6 (9.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) Java
2 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.38%) Python
4 18 (28.13%) C++
5 17 (26.56%) Ruby
6 16 (25.00%) Groovy
7 12 (18.75%) SQL
8 7 (10.94%) C#
8 7 (10.94%) PHP
9 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.69%) C
10 3 (4.69%) Scala
10 3 (4.69%) TypeScript
11 2 (3.13%) Delphi
11 2 (3.13%) Perl
11 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.56%) Go
12 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.56%) Rust
12 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Docker
2 3 (4.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) HP Fortify
2 3 (4.69%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Sitecore
1 16 (25.00%) Splunk
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) HP
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) Hortonworks
4 3 (4.69%) Pega
4 3 (4.69%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.13%) Twitter
6 1 (1.56%) Adobe
6 1 (1.56%) Axway
6 1 (1.56%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.56%) Informatica
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) Siebel
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