The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 15 15 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Contract jobs citing OOP 6 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.67% 8.47% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 10.49% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 5
Average daily rate
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£725 £800 £572
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +39.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £700 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £800 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
-15.86% -
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 143 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 83.33% 80.79% 89.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 96 206
Average daily rate £500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £363 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Quantitative Investing
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) JUnit
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) Games
5 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (33.33%) Physics
5 2 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
5 2 (33.33%) AMQP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) AMQP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Hazelcast
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) SVG
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Quantitative Investing
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 2 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
6 1 (16.67%) SOA
6 1 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO