The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Design (OOD)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - - 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +7.89% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.11%  

OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 112 117 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 80.58% 75.97% 86.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 79 144
Median daily rate £413 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -32.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £11.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing OOD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Slough

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Slough

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 Slough region with a requirement for OOD.

1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming

OOD
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Laravel
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL