Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 15 December 2018 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 97 75
Rank change year-on-year +18 -22 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 19 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.54% 1.36% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.61% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £305 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +7.69% -16.67%
10th Percentile £290 £297 £278
90th Percentile £456 £485 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £305 £350 £320
% change year-on-year -12.86% +9.38% -17.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,089 1,495 1,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.04% 84.56% 86.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 779 637
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £240 £263 £230
90th Percentile £623 £530 £566
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 53 37
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.47 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.24% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £10.59 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £26.65 £24.80 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.90 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.35% +13.33% -7.06%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for OO.

1 13 (68.42%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 7 (36.84%) Open Source
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) C++
4 7 (36.84%) OOP
4 7 (36.84%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (36.84%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Appium
6 5 (26.32%) Retail
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (26.32%) Selenium
6 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) Master's Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (21.05%) Windows

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Redis
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Appium
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
3 2 (10.53%) Calabash
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) MSI
4 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Automation Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Tester
3 4 (21.05%) QA Automation Tester
3 4 (21.05%) QA Tester
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (10.53%) WPF Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) Spring
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) DHTML
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware
4 3 (15.79%) WPF
5 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE
5 2 (10.53%) JSF
5 2 (10.53%) JSP
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) RESTful
5 2 (10.53%) Struts
5 2 (10.53%) Struts2
5 2 (10.53%) WCF
6 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Android
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (36.84%) Deployment Automation
4 7 (36.84%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (36.84%) OOP
4 7 (36.84%) Open Source
5 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
5 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (21.05%) QA Automation
7 3 (15.79%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Thought Leadership
7 3 (15.79%) Use Case
8 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
8 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) C++
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) Apple Swift
6 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
7 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Master's Degree
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau