Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 24 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 59 43
Rank change year-on-year -15 -16 +18
Contract jobs citing OO 29 55 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.37% 4.36% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 5.01% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 74
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £330 £250
90th Percentile £575 £430 £430
South East median daily rate £450 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +13.92% +12.86% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £40.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.36% -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +9.76% +7.19% -7.27%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1014 1097 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 82.84% 86.93% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 775 780
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £214 £227
90th Percentile £590 £550 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 44
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +52.54%
10th Percentile £13.67 £14.09 £12.70
90th Percentile £77.50 £42.55 £55.53
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Oxfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -10 19 £425 +6.25% 8
Bicester - 2 £313 -
OO
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) CSS
4 13 (44.83%) jQuery
4 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
5 11 (37.93%) OOP
6 10 (34.48%) PHP
6 10 (34.48%) RESTful
6 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
7 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (31.03%) Java
7 9 (31.03%) MySQL
8 8 (27.59%) Web Development
8 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (24.14%) HTML5
9 7 (24.14%) BDD
9 7 (24.14%) CSS3
9 7 (24.14%) Node.js
9 7 (24.14%) Scrum
9 7 (24.14%) TDD
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.69%) Web Services
10 6 (20.69%) Linux
10 6 (20.69%) XHTML
10 6 (20.69%) Subversion
10 6 (20.69%) React
11 5 (17.24%) OO PHP
11 5 (17.24%) Data Structures

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (17.24%) Drupal
2 4 (13.79%) WordPress
3 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (3.45%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Markit EDM
1 4 (13.79%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon Glacier
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
2 4 (13.79%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) FTP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
3 5 (17.24%) Gradle
3 5 (17.24%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) Protractor
5 1 (3.45%) Grunt
5 1 (3.45%) gulp
5 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) webpack
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript Developer
2 9 (31.03%) PHP Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (17.24%) AWS Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (13.79%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (13.79%) HTML Developer
5 4 (13.79%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 4 (13.79%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 4 (13.79%) WordPress Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ETL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Symfony Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.45%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 1 (3.45%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) CSS
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) jQuery
3 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
3 10 (34.48%) RESTful
4 7 (24.14%) CSS3
4 7 (24.14%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) Node.js
5 6 (20.69%) React
5 6 (20.69%) Web Services
5 6 (20.69%) XHTML
6 5 (17.24%) Ajax
7 4 (13.79%) Laravel
8 3 (10.34%) Symfony
8 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.90%) .NET
9 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.90%) Angular 2
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
2 4 (13.79%) Minimum Viable Product
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) OOP
3 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (27.59%) Web Development
4 7 (24.14%) BDD
4 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) Kanban
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) OO PHP
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) SEO
5 5 (17.24%) SOLID
5 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Data Management
6 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.79%) ETL
6 4 (13.79%) ETL Development
6 4 (13.79%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) PHP
3 9 (31.03%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) PHP 7
5 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) PHP 5
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) ES6
8 1 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Dell
2 4 (13.79%) Salesforce.com