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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 122 149 147
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Contract jobs citing OOP 50 39 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.46% 0.85% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.00% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 47
Median daily rate £415 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £333 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £37.81
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -53.71%
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
2990 3883 4731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.45% 84.25% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3087 3561
Median daily rate £475 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.21% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 82 (65.08%) HTML
2 81 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 81 (64.29%) CSS
3 74 (58.73%) OO
4 67 (53.17%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (52.38%) HTML5
6 61 (48.41%) AngularJS
7 56 (44.44%) CSS3
8 47 (37.30%) TDD
8 47 (37.30%) Java
9 46 (36.51%) Git (software)
10 43 (34.13%) BDD
11 42 (33.33%) Node.js
12 36 (28.57%) MVC
13 35 (27.78%) jQuery
14 32 (25.40%) Scrum
14 32 (25.40%) User Experience
15 31 (24.60%) Finance
16 29 (23.02%) REST
17 28 (22.22%) Front End Development
18 27 (21.43%) Banking
19 26 (20.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 25 (19.84%) C#
20 25 (19.84%) .NET
21 24 (19.05%) Sass
21 24 (19.05%) gulp
21 24 (19.05%) Bower
22 23 (18.25%) Responsive Web Design
22 23 (18.25%) Web Development
23 22 (17.46%) LESS

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 20 (15.87%) CMS
2 7 (5.56%) Apache
3 5 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.38%) Drupal
6 2 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.79%) Kentico
7 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.79%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) SaaS
2 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.38%) Force.com
3 3 (2.38%) GitHub
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (2.38%) HTTP
2 3 (2.38%) Network Security
3 2 (1.59%) SSL
4 1 (0.79%) Firewall
4 1 (0.79%) FTP
4 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.35%) RDBMS
6 7 (5.56%) MySQL
7 5 (3.97%) Couchbase
8 4 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.17%) QlikView
9 3 (2.38%) Redis
9 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.79%) DB2
11 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (36.51%) Git (software)
2 24 (19.05%) Bower
2 24 (19.05%) gulp
3 19 (15.08%) Grunt
4 15 (11.90%) Selenium
5 14 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
7 9 (7.14%) JIRA
8 8 (6.35%) RSpec
8 8 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (5.56%) Mocha
9 7 (5.56%) Protractor
10 5 (3.97%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.97%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (3.97%) NUnit
10 5 (3.97%) Sinon.JS
10 5 (3.97%) SoapUI
10 5 (3.97%) Visual Studio
11 4 (3.17%) ClearCase
11 4 (3.17%) Xcode
General
1 31 (24.60%) Finance
2 27 (21.43%) Banking
3 19 (15.08%) Advertising
4 18 (14.29%) Games
5 11 (8.73%) Marketing
5 11 (8.73%) Retail
6 5 (3.97%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.59%) Front Office
9 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (82.54%) Developer
2 23 (18.25%) Senior Developer
3 21 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 19 (15.08%) Web Developer
5 17 (13.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (13.49%) Full Stack Developer
6 16 (12.70%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 16 (12.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Angular Developer
7 12 (9.52%) PHP Developer
8 9 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 8 (6.35%) Developer in Test
10 6 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Automation Tester
11 5 (3.97%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
11 5 (3.97%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Tester
12 4 (3.17%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (65.08%) HTML
2 81 (64.29%) CSS
3 66 (52.38%) HTML5
4 61 (48.41%) AngularJS
5 56 (44.44%) CSS3
6 42 (33.33%) Node.js
7 35 (27.78%) jQuery
8 29 (23.02%) REST
9 26 (20.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (19.84%) .NET
11 24 (19.05%) Sass
12 22 (17.46%) LESS
13 20 (15.87%) Backbone.js
13 20 (15.87%) Spring
14 19 (15.08%) Web Services
15 17 (13.49%) Ajax
16 16 (12.70%) GWT
16 16 (12.70%) Struts
16 16 (12.70%) Struts2
16 16 (12.70%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.40%) User Experience
2 10 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 5 (3.97%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.97%) Equities
4 5 (3.97%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.97%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.17%) Derivative
5 4 (3.17%) iPhone
6 3 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.38%) Blog
6 3 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.38%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) DTCC
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.32%) Unix
2 12 (9.52%) Windows
3 10 (7.94%) Apple iOS
4 9 (7.14%) Linux
5 7 (5.56%) Android
6 4 (3.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (58.73%) OO
2 67 (53.17%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (37.30%) TDD
4 43 (34.13%) BDD
5 36 (28.57%) MVC
6 32 (25.40%) Scrum
7 28 (22.22%) Front End Development
8 23 (18.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 23 (18.25%) Web Development
9 19 (15.08%) E-Commerce
10 17 (13.49%) User Stories
11 13 (10.32%) Agile Testing
11 13 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (10.32%) Test Automation
12 10 (7.94%) Automated Testing
13 9 (7.14%) Unit Testing
14 8 (6.35%) Mentoring
14 8 (6.35%) Microservices
15 7 (5.56%) DevOps
15 7 (5.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 47 (37.30%) Java
3 25 (19.84%) C#
4 20 (15.87%) PHP
5 19 (15.08%) SQL
6 11 (8.73%) Python
7 10 (7.94%) Ruby
8 8 (6.35%) Apple Swift
8 8 (6.35%) C
8 8 (6.35%) C++
9 6 (4.76%) Scala
9 6 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.97%) Clojure
10 5 (3.97%) Go
11 4 (3.17%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.17%) VB
11 4 (3.17%) VBA
12 3 (2.38%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) BC Cleared
2 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) QA
2 5 (3.97%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) BladeLogic
1 4 (3.17%) Control-M
2 1 (0.79%) Grafana
2 1 (0.79%) Kibana
2 1 (0.79%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (7.94%) Oracle
2 9 (7.14%) Zend
3 6 (4.76%) Remedy
4 4 (3.17%) Apple
4 4 (3.17%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.59%) Google
6 2 (1.59%) IBM
7 1 (0.79%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.79%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.79%) Splunk
7 1 (0.79%) Sybase
7 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £475 to £500 p/day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago