The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 24 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing OO 7 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.27% 4.29% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 6.22% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Average daily rate
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£225 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -46.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
OO
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 193 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 64.94% 68.93% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 91 149
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 2
Average hourly rate £19.91 £15.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.73% -34.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -5 7 £225 +28.57% 6
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 6 (75.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby

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Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Programmer
2 6 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 6 (75.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef