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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 100 148 169
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +21
Contract jobs citing OOP 54 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.63% 0.96% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.19% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 34
Median daily rate £450 £419 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +16.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.88 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +26.69%
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
2819 4359 4793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.09% 80.32% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 3428 3599
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 52 (67.53%) OO
2 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
3 46 (59.74%) HTML
4 43 (55.84%) CSS
5 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (46.75%) AngularJS
7 35 (45.45%) HTML5
8 34 (44.16%) Node.js
8 34 (44.16%) Java
9 31 (40.26%) CSS3
10 28 (36.36%) TDD
11 26 (33.77%) Git (software)
12 24 (31.17%) Scrum
13 21 (27.27%) Finance
14 20 (25.97%) Spring
14 20 (25.97%) BDD
15 19 (24.68%) C#
16 18 (23.38%) .NET
16 18 (23.38%) Struts
16 18 (23.38%) Banking
17 17 (22.08%) Struts2
17 17 (22.08%) GWT
18 15 (19.48%) jQuery
18 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
18 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
19 14 (18.18%) Windows
19 14 (18.18%) MVC
20 12 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 11 (14.29%) Advertising
22 10 (12.99%) Web Development

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 34 (44.16%) Node.js
2 8 (10.39%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.30%) Drupal
4 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.30%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Endur
2 1 (1.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Google Play
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Network Security
2 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.49%) MySQL
6 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.60%) Redis
8 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (33.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.99%) Bower
2 10 (12.99%) Grunt
2 10 (12.99%) gulp
3 9 (11.69%) NUnit
4 7 (9.09%) JIRA
4 7 (9.09%) MSTest
5 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.79%) Selenium
6 5 (6.49%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.19%) Maven
8 3 (3.90%) Xcode
9 2 (2.60%) eggPlant
9 2 (2.60%) Fiddler
9 2 (2.60%) JUnit
9 2 (2.60%) Mocha
9 2 (2.60%) Protractor
9 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.60%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 18 (23.38%) Banking
3 11 (14.29%) Advertising
4 9 (11.69%) Games
5 4 (5.19%) Retail
6 3 (3.90%) Back Office
7 2 (2.60%) Front Office
7 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (89.61%) Developer
2 24 (31.17%) Senior Developer
3 19 (24.68%) Java Developer
4 18 (23.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 18 (23.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (22.08%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.39%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Angular Developer
8 6 (7.79%) PHP Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.19%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (5.19%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (5.19%) HTML Developer
10 4 (5.19%) iOS Developer
10 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (59.74%) HTML
2 43 (55.84%) CSS
3 36 (46.75%) AngularJS
4 35 (45.45%) HTML5
5 31 (40.26%) CSS3
6 20 (25.97%) Spring
7 18 (23.38%) .NET
7 18 (23.38%) Struts
8 17 (22.08%) GWT
8 17 (22.08%) Struts2
9 15 (19.48%) jQuery
10 12 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (12.99%) .NET Framework
11 10 (12.99%) Backbone.js
11 10 (12.99%) LESS
11 10 (12.99%) Sass
12 9 (11.69%) REST
12 9 (11.69%) RESTful
13 7 (9.09%) Ajax
13 7 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) User Experience
2 4 (5.19%) Algorithms
2 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) iPhone
3 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.60%) Derivative
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Blog
5 1 (1.30%) Contactless
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Fintech
5 1 (1.30%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.30%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.49%) Android
3 5 (6.49%) Unix
4 3 (3.90%) Linux
4 3 (3.90%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) OO
2 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (36.36%) TDD
4 24 (31.17%) Scrum
5 20 (25.97%) BDD
6 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
7 14 (18.18%) MVC
8 10 (12.99%) Web Development
9 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.39%) Front End Development
10 8 (10.39%) Multithreading
10 8 (10.39%) SOA
11 7 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (9.09%) User Stories
12 6 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (7.79%) Data Modelling
13 5 (6.49%) iOS Development
14 4 (5.19%) Agile Testing
14 4 (5.19%) SOLID
14 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
2 34 (44.16%) Java
3 19 (24.68%) C#
4 8 (10.39%) PHP
4 8 (10.39%) SQL
5 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.49%) Apple Swift
7 4 (5.19%) Python
8 3 (3.90%) C++
8 3 (3.90%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (3.90%) Ruby
9 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.60%) VC++
10 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.30%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
1 2 (2.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (3.90%) Apple
1 3 (3.90%) Google
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle
2 2 (2.60%) OpenLink
3 1 (1.30%) HP
3 1 (1.30%) hybris
3 1 (1.30%) IBM
3 1 (1.30%) Splunk
3 1 (1.30%) Zend
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago