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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 6 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.95% 4.27% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 5.02% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 6
Median daily rate £313 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £359
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £38.25 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+7.51% -4.96%
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
249 279 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 80.84% 85.06% 64.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 175 96
Median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 16
Median hourly rate £14.25 £21.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +32.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £13.00 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.41 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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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Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram 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

OO
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -3 5 £325 +18.18% 7
Hove - 1 £298 - 2
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for OO.

1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 5 (35.71%) OOP
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) Middleware
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Zend
4 5 (35.71%) Zend Framework
4 5 (35.71%) Magento
4 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (35.71%) Mercurial
4 5 (35.71%) PhpStorm
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) Drupal
7 2 (14.29%) RESTful
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) MySQL
7 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 2 (14.29%) SOLID
8 1 (7.14%) YAGNI

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Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 3 (21.43%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Mercurial
1 5 (35.71%) PhpStorm
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.14%) MSTest
2 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Magento Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) Middleware
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) Zend Framework
4 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) AutoMapper
6 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (7.14%) Laravel
6 1 (7.14%) Swagger
6 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
1 5 (35.71%) OOP
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) SOLID
4 1 (7.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Zend