The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 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 (OO)
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 14 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing OO 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 13.75% 1.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.18% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Median daily rate £365 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.67 £41.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +15.20% +3.43%  

OO 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 Woking with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 68 39 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 85.00% 73.58% 73.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 26
Median daily rate £375 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Woking

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Woking

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Woking region with a requirement for OO.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
1 11 (91.67%) MVVM
2 9 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 9 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (66.67%) Use Case
3 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 8 (66.67%) User Experience
3 8 (66.67%) Gatling
3 8 (66.67%) OWASP
4 3 (25.00%) Publishing
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) ThreadX
6 1 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) Intel
6 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (8.33%) Motorola
6 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) Device Driver

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 1 (8.33%) FlexRay
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Gatling
1 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVVM
1 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (66.67%) OWASP
3 8 (66.67%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Intel
1 1 (8.33%) Motorola