Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 April 2019 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 73 77
Rank change year-on-year +26 +4 +27
Contract jobs citing OO 71 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.70% 1.09% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.44% 1.28% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 7 11
Reading median daily rate £495 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.00% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £419 £325 £348
90th Percentile £538 £485 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £495 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +16.47% -5.56% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,305 1,093 1,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.42% 84.86% 81.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 681 564
Reading median daily rate £465 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £227
90th Percentile £625 £603 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £419
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.43% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 38
Reading median hourly rate £42.50 £19.38 £17.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.30% +8.63% -35.13%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £56.75 £49.38 £57.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.86 £15.50
% change year-on-year +10.34% +2.32% -6.06%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Reading over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Reading

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Reading region with a requirement for OO.

1 51 (71.83%) JavaScript
2 49 (69.01%) TDD
3 47 (66.20%) C#
4 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (61.97%) .NET
6 43 (60.56%) OOP
7 40 (56.34%) Git (software)
8 39 (54.93%) MVC
9 38 (53.52%) CSS
10 33 (46.48%) ASP.NET
11 29 (40.85%) Visual Studio Team System
12 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (33.80%) BDD
12 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (29.58%) HTML
14 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
15 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
16 15 (21.13%) OOD
17 14 (19.72%) Java
17 14 (19.72%) Scrum
17 14 (19.72%) Web Design
17 14 (19.72%) Node.js
17 14 (19.72%) Responsive Web Design
18 13 (18.31%) Mobile App
18 13 (18.31%) OOA/OOD
19 12 (16.90%) QA
19 12 (16.90%) Google
19 12 (16.90%) TypeScript

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (5.63%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (7.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (7.04%) Google Play
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.82%) Boomi
5 1 (1.41%) GitHub
5 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) H.323
1 5 (7.04%) Skype
2 3 (4.23%) Network Security
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.41%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Ignite
3 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (56.34%) Git (software)
2 29 (40.85%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (9.86%) JIRA
4 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.23%) Maven
4 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.82%) DbUnit
5 2 (2.82%) JMeter
5 2 (2.82%) jMock
5 2 (2.82%) JUnit
5 2 (2.82%) Mockito
5 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.82%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.41%) Moq
6 1 (1.41%) MSTest
General
1 10 (14.08%) Publishing
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Electronics
4 2 (2.82%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (84.51%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) .NET Developer
3 21 (29.58%) Full Stack Developer
4 18 (25.35%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (12.68%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Agile Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Android Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Azure Developer
7 5 (7.04%) iOS Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Architect
8 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Angular Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (4.23%) WPF Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.82%) F# Developer
10 2 (2.82%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.82%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.97%) .NET
2 38 (53.52%) CSS
3 33 (46.48%) ASP.NET
4 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (29.58%) HTML
6 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (19.72%) Node.js
8 10 (14.08%) SOAP
9 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
9 8 (11.27%) RESTful
10 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
11 6 (8.45%) React
11 6 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (8.45%) Web Services
12 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (7.04%) Spring
12 5 (7.04%) WebRTC
13 4 (5.63%) CSS3
13 4 (5.63%) jQuery
13 4 (5.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.04%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.23%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.41%) DataPower
5 1 (1.41%) EPoS
5 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.41%) TM Forum
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Android
1 11 (15.49%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.04%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (69.01%) TDD
2 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (60.56%) OOP
4 39 (54.93%) MVC
5 24 (33.80%) BDD
5 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (21.13%) OOD
6 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
7 14 (19.72%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (19.72%) Scrum
7 14 (19.72%) Web Design
8 13 (18.31%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (14.08%) Android Development
9 10 (14.08%) iOS Development
9 10 (14.08%) Mobile Development
10 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
10 7 (9.86%) DevOps
10 7 (9.86%) OWASP
10 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
10 7 (9.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (71.83%) JavaScript
2 47 (66.20%) C#
3 14 (19.72%) Java
4 12 (16.90%) TypeScript
5 7 (9.86%) C++
6 6 (8.45%) C
6 6 (8.45%) F#
6 6 (8.45%) Python
7 5 (7.04%) Apple Swift
8 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.82%) ES6
9 2 (2.82%) XAML
10 1 (1.41%) ABAP
10 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) PhD
2 2 (2.82%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
1 1 (1.41%) Kibana
1 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Google
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.04%) Apple
4 4 (5.63%) SAP
5 3 (4.23%) IBM
6 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.82%) Dell
6 2 (2.82%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) Apiary
7 1 (1.41%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (1.41%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle
7 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.41%) webMethods
7 1 (1.41%) WSO2