Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 17 November 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 Programming (OOP)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 109 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +106
Contract jobs citing OOP 10 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.76% 0.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £303 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.82% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £305 £425 -
% change year-on-year -28.24% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

OOP 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 1,146 1,482 1,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.61% 84.06% 85.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 772 647
Milton Keynes median daily rate £403 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -4.65% +10.39%
10th Percentile £246 £263 £250
90th Percentile £577 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £404 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +0.94% -1.84% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 53 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% - -0.69%
10th Percentile £10.34 £8.79 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.85 £24.80 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.44 £16.58 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.94% +10.53% -7.06%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Milton Keynes

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 8 (80.00%) OO
4 7 (70.00%) C++
4 7 (70.00%) Java
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (70.00%) Open Source
4 7 (70.00%) BDD
4 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (70.00%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (60.00%) Appium
6 5 (50.00%) Degree
6 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (50.00%) Selenium
6 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (50.00%) Master's Degree
6 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (40.00%) QA Automation
7 4 (40.00%) QA
7 4 (40.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) Windows
8 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (30.00%) .NET
8 3 (30.00%) Android
8 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (30.00%) DevOps
9 2 (20.00%) WebDriver

OOP
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 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Redis
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Appium
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (20.00%) Calabash
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 4 (40.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Automation Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) BDD
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (70.00%) Deployment Automation
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (40.00%) QA Automation
6 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
8 1 (10.00%) MVC
8 1 (10.00%) MVVM
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker