Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 19 November 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 86 79
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 -29
Contract jobs citing OO 38 25 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.62% 1.43% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.70% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 50
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £320 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -17.95% -2.50%
10th Percentile £262 £281 £281
90th Percentile £423 £375 £526
South East median daily rate £450 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +16.13% +10.71% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +9.76% +7.19% -7.27%

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1918 1467 2139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.69% 84.17% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 805 1127
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% +8.15% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £235 £237
90th Percentile £538 £550 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.78% +25.12%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Buckinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -16 28 £350 +9.80% 3
High Wycombe - 1 - - 2
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South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 23 (60.53%) Java
2 20 (52.63%) Web Services
3 17 (44.74%) Eclipse
3 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (39.47%) HTML
5 14 (36.84%) CSS
6 13 (34.21%) Spring
7 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 11 (28.95%) Hibernate
8 11 (28.95%) TDD
9 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
9 10 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (26.32%) XML
10 9 (23.68%) Scrum
10 9 (23.68%) Java EE
10 9 (23.68%) JIRA
10 9 (23.68%) Maven
10 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
11 8 (21.05%) RESTful
11 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (21.05%) JSP
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle
11 8 (21.05%) C++
11 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
12 7 (18.42%) iOS Development
12 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
12 7 (18.42%) Hudson
12 7 (18.42%) Mobile Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
1 10 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (13.16%) JBoss
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (13.16%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Google Analytics
1 5 (13.16%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Endeca
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Big Data
3 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Eclipse
2 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) JIRA
2 9 (23.68%) Maven
3 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 7 (18.42%) Ant
4 7 (18.42%) Hudson
4 7 (18.42%) Subversion
5 3 (7.89%) JUnit
6 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
6 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.26%) git-flow
6 2 (5.26%) Gradle
6 2 (5.26%) Selenium
6 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.63%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.63%) GDB
7 1 (2.63%) jMock
7 1 (2.63%) Mockito
7 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Electronics
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Games
5 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) iOS Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) Web Services
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
3 14 (36.84%) CSS
4 13 (34.21%) Spring
5 11 (28.95%) Hibernate
6 10 (26.32%) XML
7 9 (23.68%) Java EE
8 8 (21.05%) JSP
8 8 (21.05%) RESTful
9 7 (18.42%) EJB
9 7 (18.42%) JSON
10 6 (15.79%) jQuery
11 5 (13.16%) .NET
11 5 (13.16%) Ajax
11 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
11 5 (13.16%) JSTL
11 5 (13.16%) Lucene
11 5 (13.16%) Spring MVC
11 5 (13.16%) Struts
12 4 (10.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.63%) Robotics
1 1 (2.63%) User Experience
1 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) TDD
3 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 9 (23.68%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 7 (18.42%) iOS Development
6 7 (18.42%) Mobile Development
7 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 6 (15.79%) OOD
7 6 (15.79%) OOP
8 5 (13.16%) Analytics
8 5 (13.16%) MVC
8 5 (13.16%) SEO
8 5 (13.16%) SOA
8 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.16%) UML
9 3 (7.89%) Coaching
9 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
10 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) C++
4 7 (18.42%) Apple Swift
4 7 (18.42%) Objective-C
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) C
6 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) WAI
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Coremetrics
2 5 (13.16%) Google
2 5 (13.16%) hybris
2 5 (13.16%) PayPal
3 3 (7.89%) MuleSoft
4 2 (5.26%) Apple
4 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.63%) SAP