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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 49 79 40
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -39
Contract jobs citing OO 134 88 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.19% 2.54% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 3.02% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 72 199
Median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
OO
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2786 2911 4624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.06% 84.13% 80.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2334 3614
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016, 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.

1 143 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (43.77%) HTML
3 114 (40.57%) TDD
3 114 (40.57%) Finance
4 112 (39.86%) JavaScript
5 109 (38.79%) CSS
6 101 (35.94%) Java
7 79 (28.11%) HTML5
8 71 (25.27%) Banking
9 69 (24.56%) AngularJS
10 64 (22.78%) C#
11 63 (22.42%) OOP
12 55 (19.57%) SQL
13 52 (18.51%) CSS3
13 52 (18.51%) BDD
14 50 (17.79%) jQuery
14 50 (17.79%) Web Services
15 49 (17.44%) .NET
15 49 (17.44%) Scrum
16 46 (16.37%) Git (software)
17 45 (16.01%) RESTful
18 44 (15.66%) MVC
19 43 (15.30%) Continuous Integration
20 40 (14.23%) XML
21 39 (13.88%) Front End Development
22 36 (12.81%) Unit Testing
23 35 (12.46%) User Experience
24 34 (12.10%) REST
24 34 (12.10%) Python
24 34 (12.10%) C++

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 11 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.85%) Apache
3 6 (2.14%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.78%) Apache Solr
4 5 (1.78%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.78%) JBoss
4 5 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.42%) IIS
5 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.07%) CMS
6 3 (1.07%) Confluence
6 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.71%) WildFly
8 1 (0.36%) Drupal
8 1 (0.36%) Jetty
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
2 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Documaker
1 3 (1.07%) Endur
2 2 (0.71%) Global One
2 2 (0.71%) Minerva
2 2 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.71%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.71%) Tesseract
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) RMDS
3 1 (0.36%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.27%) GitHub
2 10 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.49%) SaaS
4 6 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.07%) Force.com
5 3 (1.07%) Google Play
6 2 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.36%) G Suite
7 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.27%) Internet
2 6 (2.14%) HTTP
3 3 (1.07%) Firewall
4 2 (0.71%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.71%) Intranet
4 2 (0.71%) SSL
5 1 (0.36%) AMQP
5 1 (0.36%) FTP
5 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.36%) LDAP
5 1 (0.36%) Network Security
5 1 (0.36%) SNMP
5 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.96%) Relational Database
3 21 (7.47%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.91%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.91%) MySQL
4 11 (3.91%) RDBMS
5 10 (3.56%) Big Data
6 9 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.49%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.07%) KDB
10 3 (1.07%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.71%) HBase
11 2 (0.71%) QlikView
11 2 (0.71%) Redis
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 46 (16.37%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.90%) Jenkins
3 24 (8.54%) JIRA
4 22 (7.83%) Subversion
5 14 (4.98%) WebDriver
6 13 (4.63%) Cucumber
6 13 (4.63%) Maven
7 12 (4.27%) Gradle
7 12 (4.27%) Grunt
8 11 (3.91%) JUnit
8 11 (3.91%) MSTest
8 11 (3.91%) NUnit
8 11 (3.91%) Selenium
9 10 (3.56%) Jasmine
10 9 (3.20%) RSpec
11 8 (2.85%) gulp
11 8 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (2.85%) Xcode
12 7 (2.49%) SpecFlow
13 6 (2.14%) Mockito
General
1 114 (40.57%) Finance
2 71 (25.27%) Banking
3 30 (10.68%) Investment Banking
4 27 (9.61%) Front Office
5 24 (8.54%) Marketing
6 10 (3.56%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.49%) Back Office
8 6 (2.14%) Retail
9 2 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.71%) Games
9 2 (0.71%) Law
9 2 (0.71%) Legal
9 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 226 (80.43%) Developer
2 61 (21.71%) Senior Developer
3 45 (16.01%) JavaScript Developer
4 33 (11.74%) Java Developer
5 28 (9.96%) C# Developer
6 27 (9.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 24 (8.54%) HTML Developer
8 21 (7.47%) PHP Developer
8 21 (7.47%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 19 (6.76%) Python Developer
9 19 (6.76%) Web Developer
10 15 (5.34%) Senior Web Developer
11 14 (4.98%) Applications Developer
11 14 (4.98%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (4.63%) iOS Developer
12 13 (4.63%) Node.js Developer
13 12 (4.27%) Senior Applications Developer
14 11 (3.91%) Front Office Developer
14 11 (3.91%) Web Applications Developer
15 10 (3.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (43.77%) HTML
2 109 (38.79%) CSS
3 79 (28.11%) HTML5
4 69 (24.56%) AngularJS
5 52 (18.51%) CSS3
6 50 (17.79%) jQuery
6 50 (17.79%) Web Services
7 49 (17.44%) .NET
8 45 (16.01%) RESTful
9 40 (14.23%) XML
10 34 (12.10%) REST
11 31 (11.03%) Node.js
12 30 (10.68%) React
13 27 (9.61%) JSON
14 22 (7.83%) SOAP
15 21 (7.47%) Backbone.js
16 19 (6.76%) Sass
16 19 (6.76%) Spring
17 14 (4.98%) LESS
17 14 (4.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.46%) User Experience
2 29 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (9.25%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.41%) Fixed Income
5 16 (5.69%) Algorithms
6 15 (5.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (4.63%) Mobile App
8 11 (3.91%) iPhone
9 10 (3.56%) Derivative
9 10 (3.56%) iPad
9 10 (3.56%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.49%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.49%) Fintech
10 7 (2.49%) Hedge funds
11 6 (2.14%) Credit Derivative
11 6 (2.14%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.78%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.78%) N-Tier
13 4 (1.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.32%) Linux
2 24 (8.54%) Unix
3 19 (6.76%) Apple iOS
3 19 (6.76%) Windows
4 13 (4.63%) Android
5 5 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.07%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Debian
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (40.57%) TDD
3 63 (22.42%) OOP
4 52 (18.51%) BDD
5 49 (17.44%) Scrum
6 44 (15.66%) MVC
7 43 (15.30%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (13.88%) Front End Development
9 36 (12.81%) Unit Testing
10 31 (11.03%) OOD
11 25 (8.90%) Microservices
12 23 (8.19%) Software Engineering
13 22 (7.83%) Multithreading
14 21 (7.47%) E-Commerce
14 21 (7.47%) Mentoring
15 20 (7.12%) SOA
16 19 (6.76%) Data Modelling
16 19 (6.76%) Pair Programming
17 18 (6.41%) SDLC
18 17 (6.05%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 112 (39.86%) JavaScript
2 101 (35.94%) Java
3 64 (22.78%) C#
4 55 (19.57%) SQL
5 34 (12.10%) C++
5 34 (12.10%) Python
6 27 (9.61%) PHP
7 17 (6.05%) Scala
8 16 (5.69%) Apple Swift
9 14 (4.98%) Objective-C
10 12 (4.27%) Ruby
11 10 (3.56%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.20%) C
13 7 (2.49%) Apex Code
13 7 (2.49%) Go
13 7 (2.49%) Perl
13 7 (2.49%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.14%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.78%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.78%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 24 (8.54%) Degree
2 12 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) ISEB
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.85%) Docker
2 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (1.42%) Puppet
2 3 (1.07%) Ansible
2 3 (1.07%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.71%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.71%) Control-M
3 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) SCOM
4 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (10.32%) Oracle
2 18 (6.41%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.63%) Zend
4 10 (3.56%) Google
5 9 (3.20%) Apple
6 7 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.14%) DevExpress
8 5 (1.78%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.78%) VMware
9 4 (1.42%) Adobe
9 4 (1.42%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.42%) Remedy
9 4 (1.42%) WorldPay
10 3 (1.07%) Siebel
10 3 (1.07%) Sybase
11 2 (0.71%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.71%) OpenLink
11 2 (0.71%) Reuters
12 1 (0.36%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
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