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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 19 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.63% 5.94% 9.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 6.90% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 18
Average daily rate £638 £725 £800
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% -9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +4.00%
OOP
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 86.18% 86.14% 83.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 64 108
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £405 £380
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 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Investment Management
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) XBRL
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) MVVM
3 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Front Office
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Derivative
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) Build Automation

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) JBehave
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Front Office
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# WPF Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
2 4 (57.14%) WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (14.29%) FX Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) XBRL
3 1 (14.29%) ATL
3 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (14.29%) MFC
3 1 (14.29%) STL
3 1 (14.29%) Swing
3 1 (14.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Investment Management
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) MVVM
3 4 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) OpenLink
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle