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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 84 170 166
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -4
Contract jobs citing OOP 80 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.38% 0.66% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 0.81% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 34 36
Median daily rate £425 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £318 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £34.85
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +43.47%
OOP
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
2885 4809 4743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.89% 80.86% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2355 3808 3530
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £322 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 49 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.52% -1.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016, 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 75 (65.22%) OO
2 72 (62.61%) HTML
3 70 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 70 (60.87%) CSS
4 62 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (52.17%) HTML5
6 55 (47.83%) AngularJS
7 52 (45.22%) CSS3
8 44 (38.26%) Node.js
8 44 (38.26%) Java
9 43 (37.39%) Git (software)
10 41 (35.65%) TDD
11 34 (29.57%) BDD
12 33 (28.70%) Scrum
13 31 (26.96%) jQuery
14 29 (25.22%) MVC
15 27 (23.48%) REST
16 26 (22.61%) Finance
16 26 (22.61%) User Experience
17 24 (20.87%) Banking
18 23 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 21 (18.26%) Spring
19 21 (18.26%) Sass
19 21 (18.26%) LESS
19 21 (18.26%) Front End Development
20 20 (17.39%) Bower
20 20 (17.39%) gulp
20 20 (17.39%) Web Development
20 20 (17.39%) C#
21 19 (16.52%) .NET

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 17 (14.78%) CMS
2 6 (5.22%) Apache
3 4 (3.48%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.61%) Drupal
5 2 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.87%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) SaaS
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.74%) GitHub
3 2 (1.74%) Google Play
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.87%) Force.com
4 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) HTTP
2 2 (1.74%) Network Security
3 1 (0.87%) FTP
3 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 13 (11.30%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.96%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.48%) MySQL
7 4 (3.48%) QlikView
8 3 (2.61%) Redis
9 2 (1.74%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.87%) DB2
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (37.39%) Git (software)
2 20 (17.39%) Bower
2 20 (17.39%) gulp
3 18 (15.65%) Grunt
4 13 (11.30%) Selenium
5 12 (10.43%) JIRA
5 12 (10.43%) WebDriver
6 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
7 8 (6.96%) NUnit
7 8 (6.96%) RSpec
8 6 (5.22%) MSTest
9 5 (4.35%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
9 5 (4.35%) Xcode
10 4 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.48%) ClearCase
10 4 (3.48%) eggPlant
10 4 (3.48%) Fiddler
10 4 (3.48%) Mocha
10 4 (3.48%) Protractor
General
1 26 (22.61%) Finance
2 24 (20.87%) Banking
3 19 (16.52%) Advertising
4 18 (15.65%) Games
5 11 (9.57%) Retail
6 6 (5.22%) Marketing
7 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.87%) Back Office
8 1 (0.87%) Front Office
8 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (81.74%) Developer
2 22 (19.13%) Java Developer
2 22 (19.13%) Senior Developer
3 19 (16.52%) Web Developer
4 18 (15.65%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (14.78%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 17 (14.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (8.70%) Angular Developer
8 9 (7.83%) PHP Developer
9 8 (6.96%) Software Developer
10 7 (6.09%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.22%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.22%) Developer in Test
12 5 (4.35%) Automation Tester
12 5 (4.35%) iOS Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Tester
13 4 (3.48%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (62.61%) HTML
2 70 (60.87%) CSS
3 60 (52.17%) HTML5
4 55 (47.83%) AngularJS
5 52 (45.22%) CSS3
6 44 (38.26%) Node.js
7 31 (26.96%) jQuery
8 27 (23.48%) REST
9 23 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (18.26%) LESS
10 21 (18.26%) Sass
10 21 (18.26%) Spring
11 19 (16.52%) .NET
11 19 (16.52%) Backbone.js
12 17 (14.78%) GWT
12 17 (14.78%) Struts
12 17 (14.78%) Struts2
12 17 (14.78%) Web Services
13 16 (13.91%) Ajax
14 15 (13.04%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.61%) User Experience
2 7 (6.09%) Fixed Income
3 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.35%) iPhone
5 4 (3.48%) Derivative
6 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.74%) Equities
7 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.87%) Blog
8 1 (0.87%) Contactless
8 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.87%) Fintech
8 1 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.87%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.87%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.91%) Windows
2 11 (9.57%) Unix
3 9 (7.83%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.96%) Android
5 4 (3.48%) Linux
5 4 (3.48%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (65.22%) OO
2 62 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (35.65%) TDD
4 34 (29.57%) BDD
5 33 (28.70%) Scrum
6 29 (25.22%) MVC
7 21 (18.26%) Front End Development
8 20 (17.39%) Web Development
9 17 (14.78%) E-Commerce
9 17 (14.78%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (13.04%) User Stories
11 13 (11.30%) Test Automation
12 11 (9.57%) Agile Testing
13 8 (6.96%) Automated Testing
13 8 (6.96%) Mentoring
13 8 (6.96%) Microservices
13 8 (6.96%) SOA
14 7 (6.09%) iOS Development
15 5 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 70 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 44 (38.26%) Java
3 20 (17.39%) C#
4 15 (13.04%) SQL
5 14 (12.17%) PHP
6 9 (7.83%) Apple Swift
6 9 (7.83%) Ruby
7 6 (5.22%) C++
7 6 (5.22%) Python
7 6 (5.22%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.35%) Clojure
8 5 (4.35%) Scala
8 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.48%) C
9 4 (3.48%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.48%) VB
9 4 (3.48%) VBA
10 3 (2.61%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (2.61%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) PhD
3 1 (0.87%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 5 (4.35%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) BladeLogic
1 4 (3.48%) Control-M
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (6.96%) Oracle
2 6 (5.22%) Zend
3 5 (4.35%) Apple
3 5 (4.35%) Remedy
4 4 (3.48%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.61%) Google
6 2 (1.74%) IBM
6 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.87%) HP
7 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.87%) Splunk
7 1 (0.87%) Sybase
7 1 (0.87%) TIBCO
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