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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 49 56 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9  
Contract jobs citing OO 36 19 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.53% 1.84% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 2.19% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 31
Median daily rate £400 £355 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% -8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £406 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £39.50
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 844 866 967
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.66% 84.08% 80.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 457 472
Median daily rate £401 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.31% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 18
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.57 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
Milton Keynes +4 27 £400 +12.67% 7
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (52.83%) Java
3 27 (50.94%) TDD
4 24 (45.28%) Eclipse
5 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
7 15 (28.30%) Android
7 15 (28.30%) Scrum
8 14 (26.42%) Finance
8 14 (26.42%) Oracle
9 13 (24.53%) C#
9 13 (24.53%) Web Services
9 13 (24.53%) Mobile App
9 13 (24.53%) Android Development
9 13 (24.53%) Mobile Development
10 11 (20.75%) Banking
10 11 (20.75%) Windows
10 11 (20.75%) UML
10 11 (20.75%) Android Studio
11 10 (18.87%) Gradle
11 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
12 9 (16.98%) Java EE
12 9 (16.98%) XML
12 9 (16.98%) SQL
12 9 (16.98%) .NET
12 9 (16.98%) C++
12 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
12 9 (16.98%) Mobile Banking
13 8 (15.09%) RESTful

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Top Related 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 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
1 1 (1.89%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.89%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.77%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) Big Data
3 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.55%) Redis
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.66%) Couchbase
4 3 (5.66%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) Endeca
5 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Eclipse
2 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
3 11 (20.75%) Android Studio
4 10 (18.87%) Gradle
5 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
6 7 (13.21%) Maven
7 6 (11.32%) Ant
7 6 (11.32%) Hudson
8 5 (9.43%) JUnit
9 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
10 3 (5.66%) GDB
10 3 (5.66%) JIRA
10 3 (5.66%) Mockito
10 3 (5.66%) SonarQube
11 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
11 2 (3.77%) git-flow
11 2 (3.77%) IntelliJ
11 2 (3.77%) JProfiler
11 2 (3.77%) Subversion
11 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Banking
3 8 (15.09%) Retail
4 7 (13.21%) Automotive
5 5 (9.43%) German Language
6 2 (3.77%) Electronics
6 2 (3.77%) Law
7 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (77.36%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Android Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.55%) iOS Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Architect
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Django Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) Web Services
2 9 (16.98%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) Java EE
2 9 (16.98%) XML
3 8 (15.09%) CSS
3 8 (15.09%) HTML
3 8 (15.09%) RESTful
4 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
4 7 (13.21%) jQuery
4 7 (13.21%) REST
4 7 (13.21%) SOAP
4 7 (13.21%) Spring
5 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
5 6 (11.32%) EJB
5 6 (11.32%) JSON
6 5 (9.43%) JPA
7 4 (7.55%) Android SDK
7 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
7 4 (7.55%) Fluent NHibernate
7 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Mobile App
2 9 (16.98%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Infotainment
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Android
2 11 (20.75%) Windows
3 8 (15.09%) Linux
4 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.94%) TDD
3 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.30%) Scrum
5 13 (24.53%) Android Development
5 13 (24.53%) Mobile Development
6 11 (20.75%) UML
7 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.09%) OOP
9 7 (13.21%) BDD
9 7 (13.21%) MVC
10 6 (11.32%) Open Source
11 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
11 5 (9.43%) B2C
11 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
11 5 (9.43%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (9.43%) Kanban
11 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
11 5 (9.43%) OOD
11 5 (9.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Java
2 13 (24.53%) C#
3 9 (16.98%) C++
3 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.98%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) Python
5 5 (9.43%) Apple Swift
6 4 (7.55%) Perl
6 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.55%) TypeScript
6 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.77%) C
8 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.77%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) ABAP
9 1 (1.89%) C++/CLI
9 1 (1.89%) F#
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.66%) Apple
4 2 (3.77%) Coremetrics
4 2 (3.77%) Google
4 2 (3.77%) hybris
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) PayPal
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Perforce
5 1 (1.89%) SAP