The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing OO 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.67% 1.96% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.49% 2.34% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £535 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.56% -2.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.35 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.37% -9.35%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 171 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 71.96% 83.82% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 123 67
Average daily rate £550 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £658
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £54.25 £22.63 £54.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.75% -58.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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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 3 March 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) VBA
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) Statistics
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) MVVM
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) Task Parallel Library
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) Ext JS
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) WebSockets

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) Documentum
1 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) jMock
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior UI Developer
3 3 (50.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Scala Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) WPF
1 4 (66.67%) Task Parallel Library
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) Ext JS
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (16.67%) Dojo
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) WebSockets
3 1 (16.67%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Statistics
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (66.67%) MVVM
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Interwoven