Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 21 August 2018 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 > Slough
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 28 33
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 27 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 8.79% 1.75% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.76% 2.28% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 4
Slough median daily rate £425 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +41.13% +6.90%
10th Percentile £376 £414 £169
90th Percentile £488 £471 £338
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £395 £388
% change year-on-year +13.92% +1.94% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough 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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 251 219 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 81.76% 76.57% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 153 162
Slough median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £208 £235 £251
90th Percentile £553 £575 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +1.82% -24.66%
10th Percentile £17.80 £13.15 £10.85
90th Percentile £20.80 £16.73 £28.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +43.33% -10.45% -25.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Slough

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Slough

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Slough over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Slough

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for OO.

1 21 (77.78%) PHP
2 18 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 18 (66.67%) Magento
2 18 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 9 (33.33%) Finance
5 9 (33.33%) REST
6 8 (29.63%) HTML
7 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (25.93%) Front End Development
8 6 (22.22%) Sass
8 6 (22.22%) SOAP
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
9 5 (18.52%) HTTP
10 4 (14.81%) MVC
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.81%) SQL
10 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
10 4 (14.81%) LESS
10 4 (14.81%) CSS3
10 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
10 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (11.11%) Open Source
11 3 (11.11%) HTML5

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.70%) Redis
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Magento Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Backend Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) MATLAB Developer
6 1 (3.70%) React Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
2 9 (33.33%) REST
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) Sass
4 6 (22.22%) SOAP
5 4 (14.81%) CSS3
5 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (14.81%) LESS
5 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (11.11%) HTML5
6 3 (11.11%) RESTful
6 3 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 3 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.41%) jQuery
8 1 (3.70%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (3.70%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (11.11%) e-Health
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 18 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 7 (25.93%) Front End Development
3 4 (14.81%) MVC
3 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) ETL
4 3 (11.11%) OOP
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) OOD
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Market Research
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) PHP
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) C
4 3 (11.11%) C++
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.70%) ES6
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Capistrano
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) CA
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) NetApp
2 3 (11.11%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) Rackspace