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 June 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.

Object-Oriented (OO)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 106 88
Rank change year-on-year +42 -18  
Contract jobs citing OO 35 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.91% 0.56% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 0.70% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 13
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £41.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +14.80% +3.43%  

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 1493 1861 1933
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.27% 80.01% 78.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 1025 954
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 71 76
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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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 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 June 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
Reading +19 10 £375 +7.14% 4
Bracknell - 9 £350 -
Maidenhead -2 1 £425 -5.55% 1
Newbury - 1 £380 - 1
Slough - 1 - - 2
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South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 45 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 32 (44.44%) Java
2 32 (44.44%) CSS
3 30 (41.67%) HTML
4 29 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (36.11%) REST
6 25 (34.72%) HTML5
6 25 (34.72%) TDD
7 22 (30.56%) Python
7 22 (30.56%) OOP
7 22 (30.56%) HTTP
8 21 (29.17%) CSS3
9 20 (27.78%) AngularJS
10 19 (26.39%) BDD
10 19 (26.39%) OOD
11 18 (25.00%) JSON
11 18 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 18 (25.00%) Front End Development
12 17 (23.61%) Content Management
12 17 (23.61%) Web Services
13 16 (22.22%) XML
13 16 (22.22%) Maven
13 16 (22.22%) CMS
13 16 (22.22%) Angular 2
14 15 (20.83%) Project Management
14 15 (20.83%) Linux
14 15 (20.83%) WebDriver
14 15 (20.83%) Selenium
14 15 (20.83%) Gradle
15 14 (19.44%) Bitbucket

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Co-occurring 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 16 (22.22%) CMS
2 14 (19.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.78%) Confluence
4 2 (2.78%) Drupal
4 2 (2.78%) WordPress
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) Papyrus
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.78%) Magento
2 2 (2.78%) Pega PRPC
2 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) GitHub
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.56%) HTTP
2 7 (9.72%) Diameter Protocol
2 7 (9.72%) INAP
2 7 (9.72%) Intelligent Network
2 7 (9.72%) MVNO
2 7 (9.72%) SNMP
2 7 (9.72%) SS7
3 3 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (1.39%) Network Security
4 1 (1.39%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) MySQL
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) Data Mart
3 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) DataStax
4 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.39%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Maven
2 15 (20.83%) Gradle
2 15 (20.83%) Selenium
2 15 (20.83%) WebDriver
3 14 (19.44%) Ant
3 14 (19.44%) Apache Ivy
3 14 (19.44%) Bitbucket
3 14 (19.44%) eggPlant
3 14 (19.44%) JMeter
4 11 (15.28%) Git (software)
5 9 (12.50%) Gatling
5 9 (12.50%) NeoLoad
6 6 (8.33%) Grunt
7 4 (5.56%) gulp
7 4 (5.56%) Subversion
8 3 (4.17%) JIRA
9 2 (2.78%) Bower
9 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.78%) Yeoman
10 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (15.28%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
4 4 (5.56%) Electronics
5 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.78%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.39%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.39%) Retail
7 1 (1.39%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (69.44%) Developer
2 18 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (13.89%) UI Developer
5 9 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Angular Developer
6 7 (9.72%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (9.72%) PHP Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Developer in Test
8 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Ericsson Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Integration Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (44.44%) CSS
2 30 (41.67%) HTML
3 26 (36.11%) REST
4 25 (34.72%) HTML5
5 21 (29.17%) CSS3
6 20 (27.78%) AngularJS
7 18 (25.00%) JSON
8 17 (23.61%) Web Services
9 16 (22.22%) Angular 2
9 16 (22.22%) XML
10 12 (16.67%) React
11 10 (13.89%) SOAP
12 8 (11.11%) Middleware
12 8 (11.11%) Sass
13 5 (6.94%) .NET
13 5 (6.94%) jQuery
13 5 (6.94%) LAMP
14 4 (5.56%) Node.js
14 4 (5.56%) RESTful
14 4 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) User Experience
4 3 (4.17%) NHS
5 2 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.78%) W3C
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Unix
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) AIX
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) TDD
3 22 (30.56%) OOP
4 19 (26.39%) BDD
4 19 (26.39%) OOD
5 18 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 18 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 17 (23.61%) Content Management
7 15 (20.83%) Project Management
8 12 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 11 (15.28%) Web Development
10 10 (13.89%) Scrum
11 9 (12.50%) Manual Testing
11 9 (12.50%) UML
11 9 (12.50%) Web Application Development
12 8 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
13 7 (9.72%) Load Balancing
13 7 (9.72%) Network Design
14 6 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
14 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 32 (44.44%) Java
3 22 (30.56%) Python
4 14 (19.44%) Groovy
4 14 (19.44%) Ruby
5 13 (18.06%) TypeScript
6 12 (16.67%) C++
7 10 (13.89%) PHP
8 7 (9.72%) Perl
9 4 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (5.56%) SQL
10 3 (4.17%) C#
11 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.78%) VB
12 1 (1.39%) C
12 1 (1.39%) ES6
12 1 (1.39%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.39%) PHP 7
12 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
1 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) HL7
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.39%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Sitecore
1 14 (19.44%) Splunk
2 10 (13.89%) HP
3 6 (8.33%) Ericsson
4 4 (5.56%) Huawei
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
6 2 (2.78%) Adobe
6 2 (2.78%) Pega
6 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.78%) Twitter
7 1 (1.39%) Axway
7 1 (1.39%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.39%) Informatica
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.39%) Siebel
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