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 28 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 67 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14  
Contract jobs citing OO 30 10 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.95% 1.04% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 1.23% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 28
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £296 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £416 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £41.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.50 £62.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.42% +5.62%  

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 822 810 975
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 80.83% 84.11% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 1806 2054
Median daily rate £411 £410 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +7.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 27 83
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.74 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.50 £58.00 £55.00
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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
Milton Keynes +2 22 £350 -1.75% 3
High Wycombe +2 2 - -
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South East

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

1 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.94%) Java
3 27 (40.91%) Eclipse
4 25 (37.88%) Web Services
5 24 (36.36%) TDD
6 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 19 (28.79%) Windows
8 17 (25.76%) C++
9 16 (24.24%) Hibernate
9 16 (24.24%) HTML
9 16 (24.24%) SQL
9 16 (24.24%) CSS
9 16 (24.24%) Apple iOS
10 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (22.73%) Git (software)
10 15 (22.73%) Apple Swift
10 15 (22.73%) XML
10 15 (22.73%) Spring
10 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
11 14 (21.21%) Scrum
11 14 (21.21%) C#
11 14 (21.21%) RESTful
12 13 (19.70%) Oracle
13 12 (18.18%) Maven
14 11 (16.67%) JSON
14 11 (16.67%) Banking
14 11 (16.67%) OOP
14 11 (16.67%) JSP
14 11 (16.67%) Test Automation
15 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing

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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 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
1 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (10.61%) JBoss
3 5 (7.58%) Confluence
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.52%) Apache
6 1 (1.52%) CMS
6 1 (1.52%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.52%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.03%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) Redis
1 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.55%) Couchbase
3 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.55%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.03%) Big Data
4 2 (3.03%) Endeca
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Eclipse
2 15 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 12 (18.18%) Maven
4 7 (10.61%) JIRA
5 6 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 6 (9.09%) git-flow
5 6 (9.09%) Gradle
5 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 6 (9.09%) JUnit
6 5 (7.58%) Appium
6 5 (7.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (7.58%) Calabash
6 5 (7.58%) Selenium
6 5 (7.58%) WebDriver
7 4 (6.06%) Ant
7 4 (6.06%) Hudson
8 3 (4.55%) Subversion
8 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.03%) GDB
9 2 (3.03%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (16.67%) Banking
2 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Retail
3 7 (10.61%) Electronics
4 5 (7.58%) Automotive
5 4 (6.06%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (6.06%) German Language
5 4 (6.06%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.15%) iOS Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Agile Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Django Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.03%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.88%) Web Services
2 16 (24.24%) CSS
2 16 (24.24%) Hibernate
2 16 (24.24%) HTML
3 15 (22.73%) Spring
3 15 (22.73%) XML
4 14 (21.21%) RESTful
5 11 (16.67%) JSON
5 11 (16.67%) JSP
6 8 (12.12%) .NET
6 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.61%) iOS SDK
7 7 (10.61%) Java EE
7 7 (10.61%) jQuery
8 6 (9.09%) Dojo
9 5 (7.58%) J2EE
9 5 (7.58%) JPA
9 5 (7.58%) Struts
10 4 (6.06%) EJB
10 4 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 16 (24.24%) Apple iOS
3 10 (15.15%) Android
4 6 (9.09%) Linux
5 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.36%) TDD
3 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.21%) Scrum
5 11 (16.67%) OOP
5 11 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.15%) iOS Development
6 10 (15.15%) Mobile Development
6 10 (15.15%) UML
6 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.64%) BDD
8 8 (12.12%) Open Source
9 7 (10.61%) Multithreading
9 7 (10.61%) OOD
10 6 (9.09%) MVC
11 5 (7.58%) Coaching
11 5 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (7.58%) Data Modelling
11 5 (7.58%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) Java
2 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.76%) C++
4 16 (24.24%) SQL
5 15 (22.73%) Apple Swift
6 14 (21.21%) C#
7 9 (13.64%) Objective-C
8 6 (9.09%) Ruby
9 5 (7.58%) Python
10 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.55%) TypeScript
11 2 (3.03%) Perl
11 2 (3.03%) PHP
11 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.52%) ABAP
12 1 (1.52%) C++/CLI
12 1 (1.52%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.52%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Master's Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Apple
3 2 (3.03%) Coremetrics
3 2 (3.03%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) hybris
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) PayPal
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.52%) Perforce
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
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