The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 31 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Contract jobs citing OO 10 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.75% 1.30% 11.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 1.79% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
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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
210 168 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 78.65% 73.04% 79.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 80 82
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £15.74 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) C#
5 10 (52.63%) .NET
6 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (42.11%) jQuery
7 8 (42.11%) HTML5
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 7 (36.84%) OOP
9 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
9 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
9 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
10 5 (26.32%) MVC
10 5 (26.32%) SQL
11 4 (21.05%) PHP
11 4 (21.05%) MySQL
11 4 (21.05%) WCF
12 3 (15.79%) Scrum
12 3 (15.79%) VB6
12 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
12 3 (15.79%) VB
12 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
12 3 (15.79%) Windows
12 3 (15.79%) Finance
12 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 3 (15.79%) CSS3
12 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (15.79%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Moodle Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Games Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) .NET
4 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) CSS3
7 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.26%) JSON
9 1 (5.26%) Web Services
9 1 (5.26%) XML
9 1 (5.26%) XSLT
9 1 (5.26%) LAMP
9 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
9 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) OOP
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) MVVM
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) VB
5 3 (15.79%) VB6
6 1 (5.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Zend