Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 75 88
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -2
Contract jobs citing OO 5 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.39% 1.48% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.85% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 41
Reading median daily rate £350 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +29.31% -20.00%
10th Percentile £294 £322 £250
90th Percentile £373 £444 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £363 £313
% change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £36.25

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 1059 1192 1503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.41% 80.05% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 621 929
Reading median daily rate £402 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.38% - -
10th Percentile £271 £225 £240
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 47 84
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.78% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.05 £15.00
90th Percentile £35.48 £50.50 £46.37
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%

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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 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 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 Reading region with a requirement for OO.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) WordPress
3 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (40.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Appium
4 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Angular 2

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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 2 (40.00%) WordPress
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (20.00%) Appium
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) PyCharm
2 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Sahi
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (20.00%) Swedish Language
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior WordPress Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (20.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker