The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 23 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing OOP 13 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.37% 13.16% 7.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.34% 16.89% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Average daily rate
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£300 - £443
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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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
177 148 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 73.14% 77.89% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 78 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 1 4
Average hourly rate £15.73 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.05% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 13 (76.47%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) MySQL
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) LAMP
3 11 (64.71%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) Apache
5 7 (41.18%) Ajax
5 7 (41.18%) Web Development
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
7 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
7 2 (11.76%) Animation
7 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 2 (11.76%) Core Animation
8 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.88%) WCF
8 1 (5.88%) Drupal
8 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.88%) Retail
8 1 (5.88%) VB6
8 1 (5.88%) Finance

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
2 7 (41.18%) LAMP Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Front-End Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Front-End Web Developer
3 5 (29.41%) PHP Developer
4 3 (17.65%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
2 11 (64.71%) LAMP
2 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) Ajax
4 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) Core Animation
6 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Animation
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
1 7 (41.18%) Web Development
1 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft