Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 19 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 55 33
Rank change year-on-year -9 -22 +14
Contract jobs citing OO 18 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.47% 4.04% 6.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 4.62% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 53
Oxford median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £275 £330 £250
90th Percentile £575 £465 £419
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £400 £300
% change year-on-year +18.75% +33.33% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Oxford median hourly rate - - £55.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £40.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -26.36% -

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 637 628 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.26% 87.47% 82.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 484 460
Oxford median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £320 £188 £227
90th Percentile £588 £538 £513
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 23
Oxford median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -55.56% +221.43%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.59 £12.10
90th Percentile £77.50 £47.60 £55.60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +50.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Oxford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Oxford

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Oxford

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxford region with a requirement for OO.

1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) OOP
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) Node.js
4 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 6 (33.33%) React
5 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 6 (33.33%) Web Development
5 6 (33.33%) XHTML
5 6 (33.33%) PHP
5 6 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) SEO
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) Subversion
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) RESTful
6 5 (27.78%) CSS3
6 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
7 4 (22.22%) User Experience
7 4 (22.22%) Amazon Glacier
7 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (22.22%) Markit EDM
7 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
7 4 (22.22%) Boomi
7 4 (22.22%) ETL Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (22.22%) Drupal
1 4 (22.22%) WordPress
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Markit EDM
1 4 (22.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon Glacier
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
1 4 (22.22%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) Protractor
4 1 (5.56%) Grunt
4 1 (5.56%) gulp
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (22.22%) HTML Developer
5 4 (22.22%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 4 (22.22%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 4 (22.22%) WordPress Developer
6 3 (16.67%) ETL Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Symfony Developer
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
8 1 (5.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
3 7 (38.89%) Node.js
4 6 (33.33%) React
4 6 (33.33%) XHTML
5 5 (27.78%) CSS3
5 5 (27.78%) HTML5
5 5 (27.78%) RESTful
6 4 (22.22%) Ajax
7 2 (11.11%) Symfony
8 1 (5.56%) .NET
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.56%) Doctrine
8 1 (5.56%) Laravel
8 1 (5.56%) LESS
8 1 (5.56%) Sass
8 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
2 4 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) OOP
3 6 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) SEO
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Data Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) ETL
5 4 (22.22%) ETL Development
5 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) ES6
4 1 (5.56%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.56%) PHP 7
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Dell
2 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com