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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 31 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.44% 3.74% 6.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 5.47% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£288 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.40 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +13.75%
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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
176 128 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 84.21% 68.45% 75.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 71 57
Average daily rate £400 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £217 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £540 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 5
Average hourly rate £25.25 £21.61 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% +2.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £11.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £142.50 £23.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) HTML
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (96.55%) CSS
3 23 (79.31%) XML
3 23 (79.31%) XSLT
3 23 (79.31%) SQL
3 23 (79.31%) .NET
3 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (79.31%) jQuery
4 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
5 18 (62.07%) XSD
5 18 (62.07%) CMS
5 18 (62.07%) XHTML
5 18 (62.07%) OpenText
5 18 (62.07%) RedDot
5 18 (62.07%) Content Management
5 18 (62.07%) Ajax
5 18 (62.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (62.07%) User Experience
6 17 (58.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (58.62%) Google
6 17 (58.62%) Web 2.0
6 17 (58.62%) Web Development
6 17 (58.62%) Rapid Prototyping
6 17 (58.62%) Axure RP
6 17 (58.62%) Adobe
6 17 (58.62%) W3C
6 17 (58.62%) Intranet
6 17 (58.62%) Web Services
6 17 (58.62%) IIS

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 18 (62.07%) CMS
2 17 (58.62%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Visual Studio
1 17 (58.62%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (44.83%) Publishing
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) CMS Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Web Developer
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.24%) PHP Developer
3 5 (17.24%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (6.90%) UX Developer
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) ETL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 28 (96.55%) CSS
3 23 (79.31%) .NET
3 23 (79.31%) XML
3 23 (79.31%) XSLT
3 23 (79.31%) jQuery
4 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
5 18 (62.07%) XHTML
5 18 (62.07%) XSD
5 18 (62.07%) Ajax
5 18 (62.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 17 (58.62%) Web Services
7 5 (17.24%) WCF
7 5 (17.24%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
7 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
8 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
9 3 (10.34%) LAMP
10 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) User Experience
2 17 (58.62%) Web 2.0
2 17 (58.62%) W3C
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) Content Management
3 17 (58.62%) Web Development
3 17 (58.62%) Rapid Prototyping
4 15 (51.72%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (34.48%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (20.69%) OO
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) Coaching
8 1 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.45%) ETL
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (79.31%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) XPath
4 5 (17.24%) PHP5
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) VB
5 2 (6.90%) VB6
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) OpenText
1 18 (62.07%) RedDot
2 17 (58.62%) Adobe
2 17 (58.62%) Google
3 8 (27.59%) Capita
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft