The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 35 36 33
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing OO 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.60% 2.45% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.99% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £513 £463 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.81% +71.29%  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 260 335 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 83.07% 82.11% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 209 160
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 14
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Cambridge

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Cambridge

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for OO.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) REST
5 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (50.00%) Mockito
5 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (50.00%) JSON
5 5 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (50.00%) JPA
5 5 (50.00%) Mercurial
5 5 (50.00%) Open Source
5 5 (50.00%) JUnit
5 5 (50.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) Spring
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (40.00%) IntelliJ
6 4 (40.00%) XML Schema
6 4 (40.00%) Information Security
6 4 (40.00%) Scala
6 4 (40.00%) BPMN

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (10.00%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) JUnit
2 5 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (50.00%) Mockito
3 4 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (40.00%) IntelliJ
3 4 (40.00%) WebStorm
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) JPA
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Celery
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) LESS
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) React
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) BPMN
4 4 (40.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Groovy
4 4 (40.00%) Scala
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Perforce
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
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