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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 27 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Contract jobs citing OO 14 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.28% 5.76% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 7.26% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 14
Median daily rate £513 £390 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.41% +12.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £350 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £41.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +14.80% +3.43%  

OO 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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 278 234 291
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 85.02% 79.32% 84.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 177 238
Median daily rate £475 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +5.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -41.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £13.80 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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 3 months to 26 June 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 26 June 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 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) Node.js
4 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (35.00%) React
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) XHTML
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (20.00%) DevOps
8 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (20.00%) Big Data
8 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (20.00%) Puppet
8 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (20.00%) Service Design
8 4 (20.00%) Spring
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Unix
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) OOP
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.00%) PHP
10 2 (10.00%) T-SQL

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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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Markit EDM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Protractor
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ETL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ABAP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (40.00%) Node.js
3 7 (35.00%) React
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) XHTML
5 4 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (10.00%) Symfony
7 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) LAMP
7 1 (5.00%) Laravel
7 1 (5.00%) LESS
7 1 (5.00%) SAP ALE
7 1 (5.00%) Sass
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Open Source
3 4 (20.00%) Service Design
4 3 (15.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) API Development
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) ABAP
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.00%) ES6
6 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Dell
1 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Zend