The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing OO 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.46% 8.00% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 9.20% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 7
Average daily rate £638 £650 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
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 £43.34 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.55% +10.00%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 87 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.89% 87.00% 82.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 65 107
Average daily rate £475 £500 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 7 (63.64%) Banking
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) OOP
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Investment Management
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) MVVM
4 4 (36.36%) WPF
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) XBRL
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) OOD
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) C++

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Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (18.18%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 3 (27.27%) Big Data
4 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
5 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
6 1 (9.09%) DB2
6 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Front Office
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# WPF Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) WPF Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Front Office C++ Developer
6 1 (9.09%) FX Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Scala Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
3 4 (36.36%) WPF
3 4 (36.36%) XBRL
4 2 (18.18%) Akka
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) ATL
5 1 (9.09%) EJB
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) J2SE
5 1 (9.09%) JMS
5 1 (9.09%) JSF
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) STL
5 1 (9.09%) Swing
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Investment Management
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) MVVM
3 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 3 (27.27%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) ETRM
6 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) R
5 2 (18.18%) Scala
5 2 (18.18%) VC++
6 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (9.09%) Korn
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) OpenLink
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase