The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Sussex region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 30 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing OOP 11 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.08% 9.12% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 12.44% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£108 - £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.85 £38.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +53.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
252 217 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 70.59% 73.31% 72.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 131 150
Average daily rate £365 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 6 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.36 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.56% +8.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.93 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.75 £28.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
OOP
South East

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
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 31 July 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 -14 11 £108 - 6
Eastbourne - - - -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 14 (87.50%) PHP
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) MySQL
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) LAMP
3 12 (75.00%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
5 7 (43.75%) Apache
5 7 (43.75%) Ajax
5 7 (43.75%) Web Development
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) CSS3
5 7 (43.75%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) Retail
7 1 (6.25%) VB6
7 1 (6.25%) Finance
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) Windows
7 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) Drupal
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
2 7 (43.75%) LAMP Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Front-End Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Front-End Web Developer
3 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) LAMP
2 12 (75.00%) jQuery
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) CSS3
4 7 (43.75%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Web Development
1 7 (43.75%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) PHP
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft