The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 34 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 6 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.53% 7.16% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 8.70% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 1
Average daily rate £375 £188 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +4.00%
OOP
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
172 276 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 72.57% 82.39% 74.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 160 112
Average daily rate £350 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 18
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.50 £18.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

OOP
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 OOP within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 6 £375 +100.00% 3
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) MEAN Stack
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
6 2 (18.18%) Node.js
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) Express

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) XMLUnit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) QA Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Developer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Web Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) Express
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
2 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle