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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 124 124 153
Rank change year-on-year
0 +29
Contract jobs citing OOP 39 33 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.21% 0.94% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.12% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 48
Median daily rate £425 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £32.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-50.99% -18.37%
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
2823 2946 4750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.45% 83.88% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2245 2368 3715
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 £308 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £17.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.59 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 64 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (57.55%) OO
3 56 (52.83%) HTML
3 56 (52.83%) CSS
4 54 (50.94%) JavaScript
4 54 (50.94%) TDD
5 44 (41.51%) MVC
6 42 (39.62%) HTML5
7 40 (37.74%) C#
8 39 (36.79%) BDD
9 38 (35.85%) .NET
10 36 (33.96%) AngularJS
11 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
12 31 (29.25%) RESTful
13 30 (28.30%) CSS3
14 29 (27.36%) User Experience
15 28 (26.42%) Java
16 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
16 27 (25.47%) jQuery
17 26 (24.53%) SQL
17 26 (24.53%) REST
18 25 (23.58%) Front End Development
18 25 (23.58%) Scrum
19 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
20 22 (20.75%) Web Services
21 20 (18.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 19 (17.92%) Responsive Web Design
23 18 (16.98%) PHP
24 17 (16.04%) gulp
24 17 (16.04%) Bower

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 13 (12.26%) CMS
2 5 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.77%) Apache
4 3 (2.83%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.89%) Drupal
5 2 (1.89%) Kentico
5 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.94%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.60%) SaaS
3 3 (2.83%) Force.com
3 3 (2.83%) GitHub
4 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.94%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) Internet
2 4 (3.77%) HTTP
3 2 (1.89%) Network Security
3 2 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.94%) Firewall
4 1 (0.94%) FTP
4 1 (0.94%) Intranet
4 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
3 14 (13.21%) Relational Database
4 13 (12.26%) MongoDB
5 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (8.49%) Couchbase
7 7 (6.60%) MySQL
7 7 (6.60%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.89%) QlikView
8 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.94%) Big Data
9 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.94%) HBase
9 1 (0.94%) Impala
9 1 (0.94%) Redis
9 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
2 17 (16.04%) Bower
2 17 (16.04%) gulp
3 15 (14.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (12.26%) WebDriver
5 12 (11.32%) Selenium
6 11 (10.38%) MSTest
6 11 (10.38%) NUnit
7 9 (8.49%) Karma Test Runner
7 9 (8.49%) Mocha
7 9 (8.49%) Protractor
7 9 (8.49%) Sinon.JS
7 9 (8.49%) Visual Studio
8 8 (7.55%) Grunt
9 7 (6.60%) RSpec
10 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
11 5 (4.72%) SpecFlow
12 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
12 4 (3.77%) Subversion
13 3 (2.83%) JIRA
General
1 16 (15.09%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Marketing
2 12 (11.32%) Retail
3 9 (8.49%) Banking
3 9 (8.49%) Games
4 8 (7.55%) Advertising
5 7 (6.60%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.77%) Back Office
7 3 (2.83%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.89%) Front Office
8 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (84.91%) Developer
2 18 (16.98%) C# Developer
3 17 (16.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (11.32%) Angular Developer
4 12 (11.32%) PHP Developer
5 11 (10.38%) Developer in Test
5 11 (10.38%) Web Developer
6 10 (9.43%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.49%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.60%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Ruby Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) UI Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Automation Tester
11 3 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (52.83%) CSS
1 56 (52.83%) HTML
2 42 (39.62%) HTML5
3 38 (35.85%) .NET
4 36 (33.96%) AngularJS
5 31 (29.25%) RESTful
6 30 (28.30%) CSS3
7 27 (25.47%) jQuery
8 26 (24.53%) REST
9 22 (20.75%) Web Services
10 20 (18.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (13.21%) Ajax
12 13 (12.26%) Node.js
12 13 (12.26%) Sass
12 13 (12.26%) WCF
13 12 (11.32%) .NET Framework
13 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET
14 11 (10.38%) Gherkin
14 11 (10.38%) LESS
15 10 (9.43%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.36%) User Experience
2 11 (10.38%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.49%) Fixed Income
4 8 (7.55%) Mathematics
5 7 (6.60%) Equities
6 4 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.83%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.83%) Derivative
8 2 (1.89%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.89%) Blog
8 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.89%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.89%) iPhone
8 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.94%) Fintech
9 1 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Windows
2 8 (7.55%) Linux
2 8 (7.55%) Unix
3 7 (6.60%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.77%) Android
5 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (57.55%) OO
3 54 (50.94%) TDD
4 44 (41.51%) MVC
5 39 (36.79%) BDD
6 25 (23.58%) Front End Development
6 25 (23.58%) Scrum
7 19 (17.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (13.21%) Web Development
9 13 (12.26%) Agile Testing
9 13 (12.26%) E-Commerce
10 12 (11.32%) Unit Testing
11 11 (10.38%) Automated Testing
11 11 (10.38%) Microservices
12 10 (9.43%) Workflow
13 9 (8.49%) DevOps
13 9 (8.49%) Service Design
13 9 (8.49%) User Stories
14 8 (7.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 54 (50.94%) JavaScript
2 40 (37.74%) C#
3 28 (26.42%) Java
4 26 (24.53%) SQL
5 18 (16.98%) PHP
6 12 (11.32%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.49%) Python
8 8 (7.55%) C++
8 8 (7.55%) Ruby
9 7 (6.60%) C
10 6 (5.66%) Go
10 6 (5.66%) Scala
11 5 (4.72%) Apple Swift
12 4 (3.77%) Clojure
12 4 (3.77%) Perl
13 3 (2.83%) Apex Code
14 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.89%) VB
14 2 (1.89%) VBA
14 2 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) BC Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
2 4 (3.77%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) BladeLogic
1 2 (1.89%) Control-M
2 1 (0.94%) Grafana
2 1 (0.94%) Kibana
2 1 (0.94%) logstash
2 1 (0.94%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (9.43%) Oracle
1 10 (9.43%) Zend
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.77%) Remedy
3 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.89%) Apple
4 2 (1.89%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.94%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.94%) ATG
5 1 (0.94%) Endeca
5 1 (0.94%) Google
5 1 (0.94%) IBM
5 1 (0.94%) Splunk
5 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
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