The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 28 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.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing OO 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.62% 1.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 225 236 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 86.54% 86.45% 80.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 132 111
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -49.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.00 £116.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Bracknell

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for OO.

1 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 18 (90.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) BDD
2 18 (90.00%) REST
3 17 (85.00%) OOP
4 16 (80.00%) Content Management
4 16 (80.00%) Maven
4 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (80.00%) Gradle
5 15 (75.00%) Apache Ivy
5 15 (75.00%) eggPlant
5 15 (75.00%) Splunk
5 15 (75.00%) Bitbucket
5 15 (75.00%) Selenium
5 15 (75.00%) Ruby
5 15 (75.00%) JSON
5 15 (75.00%) WebDriver
5 15 (75.00%) Groovy
5 15 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 15 (75.00%) Sitecore
5 15 (75.00%) Project Management
5 15 (75.00%) JMeter
5 15 (75.00%) CMS
5 15 (75.00%) Python
5 15 (75.00%) XML
5 15 (75.00%) HTTP
5 15 (75.00%) Ant
6 13 (65.00%) Test Automation
6 13 (65.00%) Visualisation
7 12 (60.00%) Automated Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 15 (75.00%) CMS
1 15 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Gradle
1 16 (80.00%) Maven
2 15 (75.00%) Ant
2 15 (75.00%) Apache Ivy
2 15 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 15 (75.00%) eggPlant
2 15 (75.00%) JMeter
2 15 (75.00%) Selenium
2 15 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (25.00%) Gatling
3 5 (25.00%) NeoLoad
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Checkstyle
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.00%) JUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.00%) Mocha
5 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Developer in Test
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Development Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) REST
2 15 (75.00%) JSON
2 15 (75.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) React
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
6 1 (5.00%) JSF
6 1 (5.00%) Redux
6 1 (5.00%) Sass
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 18 (90.00%) BDD
3 17 (85.00%) OOP
4 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (80.00%) Content Management
5 15 (75.00%) Project Management
6 13 (65.00%) Test Automation
6 13 (65.00%) Visualisation
7 12 (60.00%) Automated Testing
7 12 (60.00%) Manual Testing
7 12 (60.00%) Scrum
8 10 (50.00%) Security Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
9 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
10 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
10 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (15.00%) User Stories
11 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) Groovy
2 15 (75.00%) Python
2 15 (75.00%) Ruby
3 12 (60.00%) C++
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Sitecore
1 15 (75.00%) Splunk
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe