The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
London / City of London
Rank 52 58 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Contract jobs citing OO 112 104 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.77% 3.30% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 3.79% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 82 220
Median daily rate £500 £463 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £341 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.17 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-3.86% +13.60%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2518 2745 4249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 86.98% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1999 2173 3311
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 32
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OO
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the City of London region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for OO.

1 140 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (48.39%) TDD
3 96 (38.71%) HTML
4 94 (37.90%) JavaScript
5 93 (37.50%) Java
6 92 (37.10%) CSS
7 91 (36.69%) Finance
8 69 (27.82%) OOP
9 61 (24.60%) C#
10 60 (24.19%) Banking
11 57 (22.98%) AngularJS
12 54 (21.77%) HTML5
13 53 (21.37%) BDD
14 52 (20.97%) SQL
15 50 (20.16%) .NET
16 48 (19.35%) RESTful
17 43 (17.34%) Linux
18 42 (16.94%) Unit Testing
19 41 (16.53%) CSS3
20 40 (16.13%) Scrum
21 38 (15.32%) XML
22 37 (14.92%) C++
22 37 (14.92%) Git (software)
23 36 (14.52%) jQuery
24 35 (14.11%) Web Services
25 33 (13.31%) Python
25 33 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
26 32 (12.90%) NoSQL
27 30 (12.10%) MVC
27 30 (12.10%) Investment Banking

OO
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 7 (2.82%) Apache
1 7 (2.82%) Tomcat
1 7 (2.82%) WebLogic
2 6 (2.42%) Mule
3 5 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.61%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.61%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.61%) CMS
4 4 (1.61%) Confluence
5 2 (0.81%) Drupal
5 2 (0.81%) IIS
5 2 (0.81%) JBoss
5 2 (0.81%) Jupyter
5 2 (0.81%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.40%) Tornado
6 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Endur
2 2 (0.81%) Global One
2 2 (0.81%) Minerva
2 2 (0.81%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.81%) Tesseract
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.42%) GitHub
3 4 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.81%) Google Play
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.02%) HTTP
1 5 (2.02%) Internet
2 4 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.21%) Intranet
3 3 (1.21%) SSL
4 2 (0.81%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.40%) AMQP
5 1 (0.40%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.40%) Extranet
5 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.40%) LAN
5 1 (0.40%) LDAP
5 1 (0.40%) SNMP
5 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 22 (8.87%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.05%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.63%) Big Data
7 8 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.02%) MySQL
9 4 (1.61%) DB2
9 4 (1.61%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.61%) KDB
10 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.81%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.40%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.40%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.40%) HBase
12 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.40%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 37 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.68%) WebDriver
3 23 (9.27%) JIRA
4 22 (8.87%) Jenkins
5 20 (8.06%) Selenium
6 19 (7.66%) Mockito
7 17 (6.85%) Cucumber
8 16 (6.45%) JUnit
9 14 (5.65%) Maven
9 14 (5.65%) NUnit
10 12 (4.84%) Moq
10 12 (4.84%) MSTest
11 9 (3.63%) Subversion
12 8 (3.23%) Gradle
12 8 (3.23%) Grunt
12 8 (3.23%) gulp
12 8 (3.23%) Jasmine
12 8 (3.23%) SpecFlow
13 7 (2.82%) TeamCity
14 6 (2.42%) EasyMock
General
1 91 (36.69%) Finance
2 60 (24.19%) Banking
3 30 (12.10%) Investment Banking
4 21 (8.47%) Front Office
5 11 (4.44%) Marketing
6 6 (2.42%) Back Office
6 6 (2.42%) Retail
7 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.21%) Advertising
9 3 (1.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.40%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 211 (85.08%) Developer
2 59 (23.79%) Senior Developer
3 41 (16.53%) Java Developer
4 27 (10.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 23 (9.27%) C# Developer
6 21 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 21 (8.47%) Python Developer
7 17 (6.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 17 (6.85%) Software Developer
8 14 (5.65%) HTML Developer
9 13 (5.24%) Applications Developer
9 13 (5.24%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 12 (4.84%) .NET Developer
10 12 (4.84%) Developer in Test
10 12 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (4.84%) Node.js Developer
10 12 (4.84%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.44%) C++ Developer
11 11 (4.44%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.03%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (38.71%) HTML
2 92 (37.10%) CSS
3 57 (22.98%) AngularJS
4 54 (21.77%) HTML5
5 50 (20.16%) .NET
6 48 (19.35%) RESTful
7 41 (16.53%) CSS3
8 38 (15.32%) XML
9 36 (14.52%) jQuery
10 35 (14.11%) Web Services
11 26 (10.48%) Node.js
11 26 (10.48%) Spring
12 25 (10.08%) React
13 24 (9.68%) JSON
13 24 (9.68%) REST
14 20 (8.06%) RabbitMQ
15 19 (7.66%) SOAP
16 17 (6.85%) .NET Framework
16 17 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (6.45%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.85%) User Experience
4 16 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.84%) Algorithms
6 11 (4.44%) Fixed Income
6 11 (4.44%) Management Information System
7 10 (4.03%) Data Structures
8 9 (3.63%) Fintech
9 8 (3.23%) Client/Server
9 8 (3.23%) Derivative
10 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.02%) Equities
10 5 (2.02%) Market Risk
11 4 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.61%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (1.21%) Minimum Viable Product
12 3 (1.21%) Reference Data
12 3 (1.21%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.34%) Linux
2 27 (10.89%) Unix
3 18 (7.26%) Windows
4 10 (4.03%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.23%) Android
6 5 (2.02%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.21%) CentOS
7 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (48.39%) TDD
3 69 (27.82%) OOP
4 53 (21.37%) BDD
5 42 (16.94%) Unit Testing
6 40 (16.13%) Scrum
7 33 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (12.10%) MVC
9 29 (11.69%) OOD
10 27 (10.89%) Front End Development
11 23 (9.27%) Mentoring
11 23 (9.27%) Multithreading
11 23 (9.27%) Pair Programming
12 20 (8.06%) Data Modelling
13 19 (7.66%) Microservices
14 17 (6.85%) E-Commerce
14 17 (6.85%) Process Improvement
14 17 (6.85%) SOA
14 17 (6.85%) UML
15 16 (6.45%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (37.90%) JavaScript
2 93 (37.50%) Java
3 61 (24.60%) C#
4 52 (20.97%) SQL
5 37 (14.92%) C++
6 33 (13.31%) Python
7 21 (8.47%) PHP
8 13 (5.24%) Scala
9 12 (4.84%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.03%) TypeScript
11 8 (3.23%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.82%) C
12 7 (2.82%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.42%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.42%) Perl
13 6 (2.42%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.02%) ES6
14 5 (2.02%) Go
15 4 (1.61%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (6.85%) Degree
2 8 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.81%) ISEB
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.63%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.40%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (3.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.23%) Puppet
2 6 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Ansible
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (8.06%) Oracle
2 11 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.82%) Zend
4 5 (2.02%) Google
4 5 (2.02%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.61%) DevExpress
5 4 (1.61%) Sybase
5 4 (1.61%) WorldPay
6 3 (1.21%) Adobe
6 3 (1.21%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.21%) OpenLink
6 3 (1.21%) Perforce
7 2 (0.81%) Fidessa
7 2 (0.81%) hybris
7 2 (0.81%) Reuters
7 2 (0.81%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.81%) Tableau
7 2 (0.81%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.40%) F5
8 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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