The table below looks at the statistics for OOCSS 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 OOCSS over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented CSS (OOCSS)
Rank 163 - 198
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOCSS 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% - 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.082% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OOCSS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1223 1790 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.87% 30.22% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1461 1276
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

OOCSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing OOCSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OOCSS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OOCSS
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 OOCSS across the City of London region.

OOCSS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OOCSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOCSS 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 OOCSS.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) PhantomJS
2 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Handlebars
2 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Chai
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Express
2 1 (50.00%) New Media
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Mocha
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

OOCSS
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (50.00%) Mocha
2 1 (50.00%) PhantomJS
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Chai
2 1 (50.00%) Express
2 1 (50.00%) Handlebars
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) New Media
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript