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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
London / City of London
Rank 92 129 97
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -32
Contract jobs citing OOP 54 25 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.85% 0.78% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 0.91% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 21 87
Median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £339
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +3.02%

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
2460 2748 4254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.39% 86.14% 82.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1942 2178 3326
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 £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 33
Median hourly rate £21.75 £27.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 69 (74.19%) OO
2 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (55.91%) TDD
4 42 (45.16%) C#
5 39 (41.94%) RESTful
6 37 (39.78%) .NET
7 35 (37.63%) HTML
7 35 (37.63%) CSS
8 33 (35.48%) BDD
9 31 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 26 (27.96%) Java
11 24 (25.81%) MVC
12 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
12 23 (24.73%) Unit Testing
13 22 (23.66%) SQL
14 20 (21.51%) WebDriver
14 20 (21.51%) Agile Testing
14 20 (21.51%) AngularJS
15 19 (20.43%) Linux
16 18 (19.35%) Git (software)
17 17 (18.28%) jQuery
17 17 (18.28%) Windows
17 17 (18.28%) Web Services
17 17 (18.28%) Scrum
18 16 (17.20%) Pair Programming
18 16 (17.20%) Process Improvement
18 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
18 16 (17.20%) HTML5
18 16 (17.20%) NoSQL
19 15 (16.13%) WCF

OOP
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 5 (5.38%) CMS
2 3 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.15%) Apache
3 2 (2.15%) Jupyter
3 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.08%) Kentico
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) HTTP
2 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.23%) Internet
3 3 (3.23%) SSL
4 2 (2.15%) Intranet
5 1 (1.08%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.08%) Extranet
5 1 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.08%) LAN
5 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.20%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.98%) MongoDB
3 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.60%) MySQL
5 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.30%) Couchbase
6 4 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.08%) DB2
7 1 (1.08%) Endeca
7 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.08%) HBase
7 1 (1.08%) Impala
7 1 (1.08%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) WebDriver
2 18 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 13 (13.98%) MSTest
3 13 (13.98%) NUnit
4 12 (12.90%) Mockito
4 12 (12.90%) Moq
5 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (8.60%) Selenium
7 6 (6.45%) Bower
7 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 6 (6.45%) Protractor
7 6 (6.45%) SpecFlow
8 4 (4.30%) gulp
8 4 (4.30%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (4.30%) Mocha
8 4 (4.30%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (4.30%) Subversion
8 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.15%) ReSharper
9 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Back Office
4 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.23%) Advertising
5 3 (3.23%) Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Retail
6 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.08%) Games
7 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (89.25%) Developer
2 21 (22.58%) C# Developer
3 17 (18.28%) Software Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Developer in Test
5 13 (13.98%) Senior Developer
6 11 (11.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (8.60%) C++ Developer
8 8 (8.60%) PHP Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Linux Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Low Latency C++ Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Angular Developer
11 4 (4.30%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.30%) MongoDB Developer
11 4 (4.30%) QA Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Senior Software Developer
12 3 (3.23%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.94%) RESTful
2 37 (39.78%) .NET
3 35 (37.63%) CSS
3 35 (37.63%) HTML
4 20 (21.51%) AngularJS
5 17 (18.28%) jQuery
5 17 (18.28%) Web Services
6 16 (17.20%) HTML5
7 15 (16.13%) WCF
8 14 (15.05%) .NET Framework
8 14 (15.05%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (13.98%) REST
10 10 (10.75%) Ajax
10 10 (10.75%) XML
11 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET
11 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (9.68%) CSS3
12 8 (8.60%) Entity Framework
12 8 (8.60%) Node.js
12 8 (8.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) User Experience
2 8 (8.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.23%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.15%) Blog
5 2 (2.15%) Equities
5 2 (2.15%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Physics
5 2 (2.15%) Statistics
6 1 (1.08%) Derivative
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.08%) RIA
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.08%) STB
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Linux
2 17 (18.28%) Windows
3 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.38%) CentOS
4 4 (4.30%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.30%) Unix
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.08%) Android
6 1 (1.08%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (74.19%) OO
2 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (55.91%) TDD
4 33 (35.48%) BDD
5 24 (25.81%) MVC
6 23 (24.73%) Unit Testing
7 20 (21.51%) Agile Testing
8 17 (18.28%) Scrum
9 16 (17.20%) Pair Programming
9 16 (17.20%) Process Improvement
10 12 (12.90%) Front End Development
11 11 (11.83%) Data Modelling
12 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 9 (9.68%) SOA
13 7 (7.53%) Low Latency
13 7 (7.53%) Multithreading
13 7 (7.53%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 6 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (6.45%) Microservices
14 6 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) C#
2 31 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.96%) Java
4 22 (23.66%) SQL
5 14 (15.05%) PHP
5 14 (15.05%) T-SQL
6 13 (13.98%) C++
7 11 (11.83%) Python
8 6 (6.45%) C
9 5 (5.38%) Go
10 3 (3.23%) Perl
10 3 (3.23%) Scala
11 2 (2.15%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.15%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Oozie
1 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle
3 6 (6.45%) Zend
4 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.23%) Perforce
6 2 (2.15%) Tableau
7 1 (1.08%) ATG
7 1 (1.08%) F5
7 1 (1.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.08%) Remedy
7 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.08%) Sybase
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago