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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented CSS (OOCSS)
Rank 165 187 207
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +20
Contract jobs citing OOCSS 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.021% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.083% 0.069% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £369 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% -10.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +16.66%
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
1199 1452 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.92% 30.97% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1015 1211 1319
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (50.00%) SMACSS
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (50.00%) Marionette.js
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) IPTV
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Marionette.js
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
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%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SMACSS
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree