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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 25 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing OO 6 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.97% 4.58% 5.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 5.58% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate £325 £310 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £248 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £411 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.33% +7.14%
OO
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
104 215 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 68.87% 82.06% 79.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 125 72
Average daily rate £353 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.58 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% +43.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.50 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OO
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

OO
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

OO
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 9 February 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (61.54%) C#
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 13 (50.00%) jQuery
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (46.15%) REST
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
7 6 (23.08%) PHP
7 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) TDD
8 5 (19.23%) Ajax
8 5 (19.23%) XML
9 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
9 4 (15.38%) Middleware
9 4 (15.38%) Project Management
9 4 (15.38%) SOAP
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) Java
9 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 4 (15.38%) WCF
9 4 (15.38%) Zend
9 4 (15.38%) Zend Framework
9 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Drupal
1 1 (3.85%) Node.js
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) BigMachines
2 1 (3.85%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
2 4 (15.38%) PhpStorm
2 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 13 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Magento Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (50.00%) jQuery
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (46.15%) REST
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) Ajax
5 5 (19.23%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) Middleware
6 4 (15.38%) SOAP
6 4 (15.38%) WCF
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) Zend Framework
7 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
8 2 (7.69%) Spring
9 1 (3.85%) CSS3
9 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) BDD
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) B2B
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning
6 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.85%) OOD
6 1 (3.85%) OOP
6 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) SOLID
6 1 (3.85%) User Stories
6 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Zend
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Pega
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Siebel
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase