Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 18 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 6 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.48% 6.25% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 7.63% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 19
Slough median daily rate £325 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £313 £306 £280
90th Percentile £448 £450 £431
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -
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 186 236 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 76.86% 81.94% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 167 238
Slough median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +15.94%
10th Percentile £305 £240 £261
90th Percentile £551 £563 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Slough median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.49% +113.89% -30.77%
10th Percentile £40.50 £8.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £41.50 £72.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.59 £23.75
% change year-on-year -20.41% -25.94% +7.95%

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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 24 February 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 24 February 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 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 2 (33.33%) Intranet
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) Struts

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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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Web Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Trainer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Trainer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) EJB
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) JPA
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) JSF
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) Laravel
2 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Servlets
2 2 (33.33%) Silex
2 2 (33.33%) Struts
2 2 (33.33%) Symfony
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Deployment Diagram
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) MSF
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) SOQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com