Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 26 32
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 -10
Contract jobs citing OO 23 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 6.71% 2.40% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 3.14% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 6
Slough median daily rate £425 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +1.56% +2.40%
10th Percentile £386 £313 £279
90th Percentile £493 £448 £333
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +26.67% - +20.00%
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 282 223 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 82.22% 76.37% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 147 170
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £207 £260 £256
90th Percentile £573 £550 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Slough median hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.93% +12.00% -39.02%
10th Percentile £15.68 £14.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.70 £16.80 £40.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +28.13% -8.57% -32.04%

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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 16 October 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 16 October 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 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
1 14 (60.87%) PHP
1 14 (60.87%) Magento
1 14 (60.87%) OO PHP
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 5 (21.74%) SOAP
5 5 (21.74%) REST
5 5 (21.74%) Sass
5 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
6 4 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (17.39%) LESS
6 4 (17.39%) CSS3
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) HTTP
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.04%) JSON
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) VCL
7 3 (13.04%) OOP
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) Delphi
7 3 (13.04%) .NET
7 3 (13.04%) MySQL

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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 8 (34.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Magento Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Backend Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Delphi Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) MATLAB Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) Sass
3 5 (21.74%) SOAP
4 4 (17.39%) CSS3
4 4 (17.39%) LESS
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) JSON
5 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (13.04%) RESTful
5 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (13.04%) VCL
5 3 (13.04%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) WPF
7 1 (4.35%) Apache Flex
7 1 (4.35%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
1 14 (60.87%) OO PHP
2 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) OOP
3 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (4.35%) Asynchronous Programming
5 1 (4.35%) B2B
5 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.35%) Market Research
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) PHP
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) Delphi
4 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.70%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) DevExpress
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) Rackspace