Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 23 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)
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 16 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing OO 19 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 11.31% 1.16% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.01% 1.45% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 10
Knutsford median daily rate £425 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -1.94% +25.00%
10th Percentile £332 £365 £363
90th Percentile £475 £395 £439
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 146 69 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 86.90% 80.23% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 42 122
Knutsford median daily rate £385 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +0.59% +0.72%
10th Percentile £280 £310 £289
90th Percentile £488 £474 £521
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Knutsford median hourly rate - £9.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.93% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.86%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Knutsford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Knutsford

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Knutsford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Knutsford

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

1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 18 (94.74%) Web Services
3 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (89.47%) Git (software)
4 14 (73.68%) Hibernate
5 13 (68.42%) TDD
6 12 (63.16%) Unit Testing
6 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
6 12 (63.16%) JPA
6 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
6 12 (63.16%) Spring Boot
6 12 (63.16%) Perforce
6 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
6 12 (63.16%) RDBMS
6 12 (63.16%) SQL
6 12 (63.16%) Oracle
6 12 (63.16%) JUnit
7 11 (57.89%) SOAP
7 11 (57.89%) Java EE
7 11 (57.89%) REST
8 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
8 10 (52.63%) Maven
8 10 (52.63%) OOP
9 9 (47.37%) Gradle
9 9 (47.37%) RESTful
9 9 (47.37%) Finance
9 9 (47.37%) Banking
10 8 (42.11%) Microservices
10 8 (42.11%) HTML

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) RDBMS
1 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Git (software)
2 12 (63.16%) JUnit
3 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
3 10 (52.63%) Maven
4 9 (47.37%) Gradle
5 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
5 5 (26.32%) JProfiler
6 4 (21.05%) IntelliJ
6 4 (21.05%) SonarQube
7 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 9 (47.37%) Banking
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
2 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 18 (94.74%) Web Services
3 14 (73.68%) Hibernate
4 12 (63.16%) JPA
4 12 (63.16%) Spring Boot
5 11 (57.89%) Java EE
5 11 (57.89%) REST
5 11 (57.89%) SOAP
6 9 (47.37%) RESTful
7 8 (42.11%) HTML
8 2 (10.53%) JSON
9 1 (5.26%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) J2EE
9 1 (5.26%) jQuery
9 1 (5.26%) XML
9 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) TDD
3 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
3 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
3 12 (63.16%) Unit Testing
4 10 (52.63%) OOP
5 8 (42.11%) Microservices
5 8 (42.11%) Scrum
6 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
7 5 (26.32%) RAD
8 4 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (21.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.26%) DevOps
9 1 (5.26%) SDLC
9 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
1 12 (63.16%) Perforce