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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 68 65 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £344 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +1.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.22% -3.12%  

OOP 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 624 636 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.10% 85.60% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 356 346
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -18.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing OOP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for OOP.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Automotive
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) German Language
3 4 (57.14%) API Design
3 4 (57.14%) SOLID
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) B2C
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Kanban
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
3 4 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) BDD

OOP
Top Related 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (71.43%) Automotive
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) German Language
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) AWS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Fluent NHibernate
2 4 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Java SE
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) API Design
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) B2C
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (57.14%) Kanban
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) SOLID
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) F#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft