The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 140 166 153
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Contract jobs citing OOP 52 35 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.96% 0.59% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.76% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 49
Average daily rate
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£419 £360 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.31% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £546 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.88 £33.84 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+26.69% +4.93%
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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
4182 4595 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.07% 76.87% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3455 3705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 40 81
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OOP
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 OOP across the City of London region.

OOP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

OOP
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 OOP across the City of London region.

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 108 (70.59%) OO
2 98 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (51.63%) C#
4 76 (49.67%) Java
5 49 (32.03%) C++
6 41 (26.80%) .NET
6 41 (26.80%) TDD
7 36 (23.53%) HTML
8 33 (21.57%) JavaScript
9 32 (20.92%) MVC
10 28 (18.30%) CSS
10 28 (18.30%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (17.65%) JSON
11 27 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (16.99%) Derivative
12 26 (16.99%) Finance
13 25 (16.34%) SQL
13 25 (16.34%) SQL Server
13 25 (16.34%) Python
13 25 (16.34%) jQuery
14 24 (15.69%) Linux
14 24 (15.69%) AngularJS
15 23 (15.03%) XML
15 23 (15.03%) ASP.NET
15 23 (15.03%) Scrum
16 21 (13.73%) Degree
16 21 (13.73%) Git (software)
16 21 (13.73%) BDD
17 20 (13.07%) HTML5
17 20 (13.07%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.92%) Node.js
2 4 (2.61%) Mule
3 2 (1.31%) SugarCRM
3 2 (1.31%) Apache
3 2 (1.31%) nginx
3 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.31%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.65%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Force.com
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.92%) Internet
2 4 (2.61%) HTTP
3 3 (1.96%) VPN
3 3 (1.96%) Network Security
4 2 (1.31%) Firewall
4 2 (1.31%) IPsec
4 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.31%) DHCP
4 2 (1.31%) FTP
4 2 (1.31%) SSL
4 2 (1.31%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.31%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.65%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.23%) MySQL
4 7 (4.58%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.27%) Big Data
5 5 (3.27%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.27%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.61%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.61%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.96%) KDB
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.31%) ProClarity
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.31%) DB2
8 2 (1.31%) DTS
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.31%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 15 (9.80%) Subversion
4 10 (6.54%) Cucumber
5 9 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (5.23%) Xcode
7 7 (4.58%) NUnit
7 7 (4.58%) ReSharper
8 6 (3.92%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.92%) Android Studio
8 6 (3.92%) SpecFlow
9 5 (3.27%) WebDriver
9 5 (3.27%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (3.27%) Moq
9 5 (3.27%) Selenium
10 4 (2.61%) JIRA
10 4 (2.61%) Maven
10 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (1.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (16.99%) Finance
2 16 (10.46%) Banking
3 11 (7.19%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.54%) Advertising
5 7 (4.58%) Front Office
6 6 (3.92%) Marketing
7 4 (2.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Retail
8 1 (0.65%) Publishing
8 1 (0.65%) French Language
8 1 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 126 (82.35%) Developer
2 28 (18.30%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.03%) C# Developer
4 18 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 12 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Programmer
7 10 (6.54%) Python Developer
8 9 (5.88%) C++ Developer
9 8 (5.23%) C++/C# Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Android Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Flex Developer
11 6 (3.92%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Flash Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Analyst
11 6 (3.92%) Scala Developer
11 6 (3.92%) iOS Developer
12 5 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
13 4 (2.61%) ASP.NET Developer
14 3 (1.96%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.80%) .NET
2 36 (23.53%) HTML
3 28 (18.30%) CSS
4 27 (17.65%) JSON
5 25 (16.34%) jQuery
6 24 (15.69%) AngularJS
7 23 (15.03%) XML
7 23 (15.03%) ASP.NET
8 20 (13.07%) HTML5
9 19 (12.42%) REST
10 18 (11.76%) CSS3
11 16 (10.46%) Ajax
12 15 (9.80%) Web Services
13 14 (9.15%) Entity Framework
14 13 (8.50%) .NET Framework
15 10 (6.54%) Kendo UI
16 9 (5.88%) Backbone.js
16 9 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (5.88%) WCF
17 8 (5.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.30%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (16.99%) Derivative
3 16 (10.46%) Computer Science
4 13 (8.50%) Data Structures
5 11 (7.19%) Mobile App
6 10 (6.54%) Algorithms
7 9 (5.88%) Spread Betting
7 9 (5.88%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.27%) User Experience
8 5 (3.27%) Open Source
9 4 (2.61%) Equities
9 4 (2.61%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.96%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.31%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.31%) Data Extraction
11 2 (1.31%) Social Media
12 1 (0.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.69%) Linux
2 14 (9.15%) Apple iOS
3 10 (6.54%) UNIX
4 9 (5.88%) Android
5 3 (1.96%) Windows
6 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (70.59%) OO
2 98 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (26.80%) TDD
4 32 (20.92%) MVC
5 27 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (15.03%) Scrum
7 21 (13.73%) BDD
8 18 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 16 (10.46%) Unit Testing
10 13 (8.50%) Low Latency
11 11 (7.19%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (5.23%) SOA
13 8 (5.23%) iOS Development
13 8 (5.23%) DevOps
14 7 (4.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (4.58%) Kanban
15 6 (3.92%) Multithreading
15 6 (3.92%) Software Engineering
15 6 (3.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (51.63%) C#
2 76 (49.67%) Java
3 49 (32.03%) C++
4 33 (21.57%) JavaScript
5 25 (16.34%) SQL
5 25 (16.34%) Python
6 20 (13.07%) PHP
7 10 (6.54%) Objective-C
8 9 (5.88%) Scala
8 9 (5.88%) Ruby
9 5 (3.27%) Apple Swift
10 4 (2.61%) PHP5
10 4 (2.61%) Perl
11 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.96%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.31%) VB
13 1 (0.65%) XQuery
13 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (13.73%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.65%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.31%) COREP
3 2 (1.31%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.58%) Puppet
2 7 (4.58%) yum
3 3 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (6.54%) Oracle
2 7 (4.58%) Adobe
2 7 (4.58%) Telerik
3 5 (3.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.27%) Sybase
4 4 (2.61%) Zend
4 4 (2.61%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.96%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.96%) Apple
5 3 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.31%) Google
6 2 (1.31%) Infragistics
6 2 (1.31%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.65%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.65%) Cognos
7 1 (0.65%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.65%) SAP
7 1 (0.65%) OpenText
7 1 (0.65%) RedDot
7 1 (0.65%) Teradata
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago