The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Docklands, London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing OO 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.58% 4.08% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 4.58% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate £540 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
147 131 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 85.47% 89.12% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 92 134
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
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Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Docklands, London region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Docklands, London region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) NUnit
2 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Unified Process
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) RUP
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 2 (28.57%) 29West
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Documentum
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
1 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
3 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) C# Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Equity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (14.29%) MDX
2 1 (14.29%) J2SE
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Process
2 2 (28.57%) RUP
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) BPR
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) 29West
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft