The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 76 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs citing OO 1385 1633 1792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.80% 3.26% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 4.09% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 1169 1290
Median daily rate £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £579 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 35
Median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.16 £32.54 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.16 £42.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
OO
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40834 39914 38314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.42% 79.72% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27442 26221 24456
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 1059 1135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.21 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in England

OO
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in England

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in England

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in England

OO
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

OO Hourly Rate Histogram in England

OO
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
London -10 860 £475 +5.55% 342
South East -72 125 £356 +5.55% 123
Yorkshire +1 88 £400 +16.78% 43
South West +13 72 £350 -12.28% 55
North West -3 72 £400 +10.34% 68
East of England +13 59 £400 - 43
West Midlands -3 44 £450 +26.31% 36
East Midlands +3 31 £331 -5.35% 21
North East -47 27 £360 -18.18% 13
OO
UK

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for OO.

1 1501 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1290 (44.22%) JavaScript
3 1139 (39.05%) Java
4 1136 (38.94%) HTML
5 1000 (34.28%) CSS
6 824 (28.25%) TDD
7 684 (23.45%) HTML5
8 675 (23.14%) SQL
9 673 (23.07%) C#
10 634 (21.73%) .NET
11 559 (19.16%) OOP
12 531 (18.20%) AngularJS
13 530 (18.17%) Scrum
14 529 (18.14%) Web Services
15 526 (18.03%) Finance
16 518 (17.76%) Git (software)
17 511 (17.52%) CSS3
18 495 (16.97%) Linux
19 455 (15.60%) MVC
20 438 (15.02%) Oracle
20 438 (15.02%) jQuery
21 429 (14.71%) OOD
22 427 (14.64%) BDD
23 417 (14.30%) SQL Server
23 417 (14.30%) Software Engineering
24 415 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
25 410 (14.06%) Spring
26 405 (13.88%) XML
27 390 (13.37%) RESTful
28 362 (12.41%) C++

OO
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 122 (4.18%) Apache
2 108 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 101 (3.46%) CMS
3 101 (3.46%) Tomcat
4 97 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 67 (2.30%) JBoss
6 57 (1.95%) IIS
7 55 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
8 54 (1.85%) Confluence
9 50 (1.71%) nginx
10 39 (1.34%) SharePoint
11 37 (1.27%) WordPress
12 36 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
13 34 (1.17%) Drupal
14 26 (0.89%) Apache Solr
14 26 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
15 24 (0.82%) Apache Spark
16 23 (0.79%) Jetty
17 21 (0.72%) Mule
18 14 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 89 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.13%) MS Office
3 22 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.27%) MS Project
6 6 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.17%) Windchill
8 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.14%) Simulink
9 2 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.034%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.034%) GIMP
10 1 (0.034%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 36 (1.23%) Magento
2 24 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
4 14 (0.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 12 (0.41%) Endur
6 7 (0.24%) Beauchamp
6 7 (0.24%) Documaker
7 5 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.10%) FINCAD Analytics
9 3 (0.10%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.10%) RMDS
9 3 (0.10%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.10%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.10%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.069%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (0.069%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 153 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (3.43%) GitHub
3 68 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (0.99%) SaaS
5 27 (0.93%) IaaS
6 21 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.58%) PaaS
9 15 (0.51%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (0.31%) Force.com
11 9 (0.31%) Office 365
12 8 (0.27%) Boomi
13 7 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.24%) AWS OpsWorks
13 7 (0.24%) CloudFront
13 7 (0.24%) Google Play
13 7 (0.24%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 171 (5.86%) HTTP
2 65 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 51 (1.75%) Internet
4 36 (1.23%) SSL
5 28 (0.96%) Network Security
6 19 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (0.55%) LDAP
8 15 (0.51%) DNS
8 15 (0.51%) FTP
9 14 (0.48%) SNMP
10 10 (0.34%) Firewall
11 9 (0.31%) Diameter Protocol
11 9 (0.31%) GSM
11 9 (0.31%) LTE
11 9 (0.31%) RANAP
11 9 (0.31%) RTP
11 9 (0.31%) UMTS
11 9 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.24%) DHCP
12 7 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (14.30%) SQL Server
2 278 (9.53%) MySQL
3 261 (8.95%) Relational Database
4 224 (7.68%) NoSQL
5 182 (6.24%) MongoDB
6 131 (4.49%) Oracle Database
7 106 (3.63%) RDBMS
8 87 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
9 85 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 65 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 63 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
12 54 (1.85%) Big Data
12 54 (1.85%) Redis
13 52 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 50 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
15 49 (1.68%) Neo4j
16 45 (1.54%) Hadoop
17 40 (1.37%) DB2
18 36 (1.23%) OLTP
18 36 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 518 (17.76%) Git (software)
2 304 (10.42%) Subversion
3 274 (9.39%) Jenkins
4 235 (8.06%) JIRA
5 210 (7.20%) Maven
6 174 (5.97%) JUnit
7 135 (4.63%) Grunt
8 119 (4.08%) Cucumber
9 105 (3.60%) Eclipse
9 105 (3.60%) Visual Studio
10 104 (3.57%) Ant
11 89 (3.05%) gulp
11 89 (3.05%) NUnit
12 82 (2.81%) Jasmine
12 82 (2.81%) Selenium
13 80 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 74 (2.54%) ClearCase
15 71 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 70 (2.40%) Mockito
17 69 (2.37%) Mercurial
General
1 526 (18.03%) Finance
2 217 (7.44%) Banking
3 140 (4.80%) Front Office
4 89 (3.05%) Retail
5 75 (2.57%) Marketing
6 71 (2.43%) Investment Banking
7 67 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 42 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 38 (1.30%) Back Office
10 37 (1.27%) Games
11 34 (1.17%) Publishing
12 31 (1.06%) Electronics
12 31 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 21 (0.72%) Law
14 18 (0.62%) Automotive
15 14 (0.48%) Legal
16 12 (0.41%) Advertising
16 12 (0.41%) Aerospace
16 12 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2276 (78.03%) Developer
2 516 (17.69%) Java Developer
3 332 (11.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 329 (11.28%) Senior Developer
5 289 (9.91%) C# Developer
6 275 (9.43%) .NET Developer
7 256 (8.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 172 (5.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 171 (5.86%) PHP Developer
10 142 (4.87%) Software Engineer
11 141 (4.83%) Architect
12 132 (4.53%) Senior Java Developer
13 125 (4.29%) C++ Developer
14 120 (4.11%) Angular Developer
15 107 (3.67%) Agile Developer
16 99 (3.39%) Software Developer
17 94 (3.22%) Full Stack Developer
18 86 (2.95%) Python Developer
19 85 (2.91%) ASP.NET Developer
20 84 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1136 (38.94%) HTML
2 1000 (34.28%) CSS
3 684 (23.45%) HTML5
4 634 (21.73%) .NET
5 531 (18.20%) AngularJS
6 529 (18.14%) Web Services
7 511 (17.52%) CSS3
8 438 (15.02%) jQuery
9 410 (14.06%) Spring
10 405 (13.88%) XML
11 390 (13.37%) RESTful
12 316 (10.83%) Node.js
13 308 (10.56%) REST
14 257 (8.81%) React
15 245 (8.40%) JSON
16 224 (7.68%) ASP.NET
17 203 (6.96%) SOAP
18 200 (6.86%) .NET Framework
19 196 (6.72%) J2EE
19 196 (6.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 224 (7.68%) User Experience
2 185 (6.34%) Computer Science
3 137 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (3.91%) Algorithms
5 99 (3.39%) Derivative
6 97 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 95 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
8 73 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 70 (2.40%) Data Structures
10 63 (2.16%) Fixed Income
11 54 (1.85%) iPad
12 53 (1.82%) Hedge funds
12 53 (1.82%) N-Tier
13 42 (1.44%) Management Information System
14 40 (1.37%) Visualisation
15 38 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
16 29 (0.99%) Digital Media
16 29 (0.99%) iPhone
16 29 (0.99%) Mathematics
17 25 (0.86%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 495 (16.97%) Linux
2 313 (10.73%) Unix
3 260 (8.91%) Windows
4 95 (3.26%) Android
5 88 (3.02%) Apple iOS
6 51 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (1.03%) Windows Server
8 24 (0.82%) AIX
9 16 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.41%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.34%) CoreOS
11 10 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.27%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.24%) CentOS
13 7 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.21%) Solaris
14 6 (0.21%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1501 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
2 824 (28.25%) TDD
3 559 (19.16%) OOP
4 530 (18.17%) Scrum
5 455 (15.60%) MVC
6 429 (14.71%) OOD
7 427 (14.64%) BDD
8 417 (14.30%) Software Engineering
9 415 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
10 319 (10.94%) Front End Development
11 296 (10.15%) Multithreading
12 282 (9.67%) Unit Testing
13 277 (9.50%) UML
14 273 (9.36%) Open Source
15 269 (9.22%) E-Commerce
16 254 (8.71%) Web Development
17 231 (7.92%) SOA
18 222 (7.61%) SDLC
19 156 (5.35%) DevOps
20 153 (5.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1290 (44.22%) JavaScript
2 1139 (39.05%) Java
3 675 (23.14%) SQL
4 673 (23.07%) C#
5 362 (12.41%) C++
6 311 (10.66%) Python
7 301 (10.32%) PHP
8 180 (6.17%) Ruby
9 135 (4.63%) C
10 127 (4.35%) Perl
11 122 (4.18%) Scala
12 85 (2.91%) Shell Script
13 79 (2.71%) PL/SQL
14 74 (2.54%) T-SQL
15 73 (2.50%) Objective-C
16 66 (2.26%) Groovy
17 56 (1.92%) PowerShell
18 51 (1.75%) VB.NET
19 49 (1.68%) ES6
20 44 (1.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 238 (8.16%) Degree
2 201 (6.89%) Security Cleared
3 133 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 38 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 20 (0.69%) Sun Certification
6 16 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 14 (0.48%) ISEB
8 12 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
9 10 (0.34%) PhD
10 9 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (0.31%) OCPJP
11 7 (0.24%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.17%) SAP Certification
13 4 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.10%) CITP
14 3 (0.10%) PMP
15 2 (0.069%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.069%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.069%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (3.29%) QA
2 17 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.17%) SDET
4 5 (0.17%) SLA
5 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.14%) ISO20022
6 3 (0.10%) COBIT
6 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.10%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.10%) MiFID
7 1 (0.034%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.034%) HL7
7 1 (0.034%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.034%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.034%) ISO13485
7 1 (0.034%) WCAG
System Software
1 106 (3.63%) Docker
2 38 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.62%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.34%) Ceph
5 10 (0.34%) etcd
5 10 (0.34%) flannel
5 10 (0.34%) GlusterFS
6 7 (0.24%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.21%) LXC
8 4 (0.14%) KVM
8 4 (0.14%) XenServer
9 3 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.069%) GridGain
10 2 (0.069%) Varnish
10 2 (0.069%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.069%) vSphere
11 1 (0.034%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.034%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.034%) Xen
Systems Management
1 97 (3.33%) Puppet
2 93 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (1.75%) Ansible
4 31 (1.06%) Kibana
5 24 (0.82%) logstash
6 22 (0.75%) Grafana
6 22 (0.75%) Salt
6 22 (0.75%) Uchiwa
7 14 (0.48%) Kubernetes
8 11 (0.38%) Control-M
9 10 (0.34%) Graphite
9 10 (0.34%) HAProxy
9 10 (0.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 10 (0.34%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 10 (0.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 10 (0.34%) rkt
10 8 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (0.24%) HP SiteScope
11 7 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 6 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 438 (15.02%) Oracle
2 220 (7.54%) Microsoft
3 79 (2.71%) SAP
4 73 (2.50%) IBM
5 70 (2.40%) Zend
6 60 (2.06%) Red Hat
6 60 (2.06%) Sybase
7 53 (1.82%) Informatica
8 52 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
9 50 (1.71%) Pega
10 45 (1.54%) Adobe
11 39 (1.34%) Sitecore
11 39 (1.34%) VMware
12 38 (1.30%) Google
13 37 (1.27%) Apple
13 37 (1.27%) HP
14 32 (1.10%) hybris
15 26 (0.89%) Atlassian
16 24 (0.82%) BEA
16 24 (0.82%) Siebel
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