The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 30 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 5 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.35% 4.55% 4.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 5.15% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Median daily rate £325 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -5.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £359
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £38.25 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+7.51% -4.96%
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East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
168 194 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 78.87% 88.18% 67.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 127 66
Median daily rate £425 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £481 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 10
Median hourly rate £11.31 £17.75 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.30% +11.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Brighton region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for OO.

1 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) Middleware
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Zend
3 5 (41.67%) Zend Framework
3 5 (41.67%) Magento
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) Mercurial
3 5 (41.67%) PhpStorm
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) OOP
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) Drupal
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) SOLID
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
7 1 (8.33%) COM+

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 3 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Mercurial
1 5 (41.67%) PhpStorm
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
2 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Magento Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Zend Framework
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) AutoMapper
5 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) Laravel
5 1 (8.33%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (8.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Zend