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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 35 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Contract jobs citing OO 13 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.58% 0.85% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 1.16% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
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
285 259 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 78.51% 72.96% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 131 142
Average daily rate £410 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 28 6
Average hourly rate £18.68 £15.74 £17.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.67% -9.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £32.50 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

OO
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 31 July 2015. 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 +1 10 £375 +29.31% 4
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (87.50%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) CSS
3 15 (62.50%) C#
4 13 (54.17%) .NET
5 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (41.67%) jQuery
7 9 (37.50%) HTML5
7 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) OOP
8 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
9 6 (25.00%) MVC
9 6 (25.00%) MySQL
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
9 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
10 5 (20.83%) PHP
10 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
10 5 (20.83%) WCF
11 4 (16.67%) Scrum
11 4 (16.67%) CSS3
12 3 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 3 (12.50%) Finance
12 3 (12.50%) Ajax
12 3 (12.50%) TDD
12 3 (12.50%) VB6
12 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (12.50%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (12.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Interactive Media
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Moodle Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Games Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) CSS
3 13 (54.17%) .NET
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
5 9 (37.50%) HTML5
6 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
7 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.83%) WCF
9 4 (16.67%) CSS3
10 3 (12.50%) Ajax
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 3 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (8.33%) Sass
11 2 (8.33%) LESS
11 2 (8.33%) Web Services
11 2 (8.33%) XML
11 2 (8.33%) XSLT
11 2 (8.33%) LAMP
12 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) OOP
3 6 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) OOD
7 1 (4.17%) Data Security
7 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
7 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) MVVM
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) VB
5 3 (12.50%) VB6
6 2 (8.33%) PHP5
7 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Sencha