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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 32 12 29
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs citing OOP 10 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.61% 12.99% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 17.69% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+104.37% -37.72%
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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
211 130 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 76.17% 73.45% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 61 121
Average daily rate £350 £365 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.88 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
3 11 (64.71%) HTML5
4 10 (58.82%) CSS3
4 10 (58.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (58.82%) Web Development
4 10 (58.82%) Ajax
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) Apache
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) User Experience
6 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
7 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 2 (11.76%) Animation
7 2 (11.76%) Core Animation
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.88%) WCF
8 1 (5.88%) Drupal

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (58.82%) 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 10 (58.82%) Web Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Front-End Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Front-End Web Developer
3 7 (41.18%) LAMP Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) iOS Developer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Front-End Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 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
2 11 (64.71%) HTML5
3 10 (58.82%) Ajax
3 10 (58.82%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) Core Animation
5 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Animation
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Web Development
1 10 (58.82%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 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