The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK / England
Rank 254 270 193
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -77
Contract jobs citing OOP 360 377 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.80% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.97% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 281 419
Median daily rate £450 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.76% +3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £603 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £40.50 £38.75 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% -1.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £37.50 £20.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £47.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+12.25% +0.64%

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
34870 38985 38045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.97% 82.80% 79.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23337 25837 24375
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 863 1056 1033
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in England

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in England

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in England

OOP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

OOP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

OOP
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 OOP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 +29 226 £500 +11.11% 155
South East -2 49 £400 +14.28% 53
North West +16 36 £400 +23.07% 33
South West +4 15 £580 +45.00% 36
East of England -3 11 £375 +37.61% 16
West Midlands +6 10 £350 +16.66% 20
Yorkshire +10 7 £433 -15.60% 27
East Midlands -3 3 £288 -20.68% 30
North East -20 1 - - 4
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 481 (64.65%) OO
2 377 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
3 329 (44.22%) JavaScript
4 301 (40.46%) HTML
5 266 (35.75%) CSS
6 254 (34.14%) Java
7 246 (33.06%) C#
8 234 (31.45%) TDD
9 205 (27.55%) MVC
10 192 (25.81%) .NET
11 175 (23.52%) Scrum
12 166 (22.31%) RESTful
13 164 (22.04%) SQL
14 157 (21.10%) Git (software)
15 155 (20.83%) Web Services
16 144 (19.35%) PHP
17 143 (19.22%) BDD
18 139 (18.68%) XML
19 136 (18.28%) SQL Server
20 129 (17.34%) jQuery
21 124 (16.67%) AngularJS
22 119 (15.99%) HTML5
23 117 (15.73%) Python
24 113 (15.19%) REST
25 106 (14.25%) Finance
26 105 (14.11%) MySQL
27 103 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
28 100 (13.44%) Linux
29 99 (13.31%) JSON
30 97 (13.04%) ASP.NET

OOP
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 43 (5.78%) CMS
2 37 (4.97%) Apache
2 37 (4.97%) Confluence
3 25 (3.36%) IIS
4 20 (2.69%) WordPress
5 17 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
6 13 (1.75%) Drupal
7 9 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.21%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.08%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.94%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.81%) WebSphere Portal
11 5 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.40%) Documentum
12 3 (0.40%) Jupyter
12 3 (0.40%) nginx
12 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.48%) Magento
2 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.27%) Summit
4 1 (0.13%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.09%) GitHub
4 15 (2.02%) SaaS
5 12 (1.61%) Boomi
6 9 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.40%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.27%) Google Play
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.13%) Force.com
11 1 (0.13%) Office 365
11 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.32%) HTTP
2 35 (4.70%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.02%) Internet
4 12 (1.61%) SSL
5 10 (1.34%) FTP
5 10 (1.34%) Network Security
6 8 (1.08%) Intranet
7 5 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.54%) WAN
9 3 (0.40%) AMQP
9 3 (0.40%) DMVPN
9 3 (0.40%) RS-232
9 3 (0.40%) VPN
9 3 (0.40%) Wireless
10 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.27%) DHCP
10 2 (0.27%) DNS
10 2 (0.27%) IPsec
10 2 (0.27%) LDAP
10 2 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 105 (14.11%) MySQL
3 58 (7.80%) Relational Database
4 45 (6.05%) NoSQL
5 33 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (3.76%) MongoDB
7 26 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.15%) Big Data
11 15 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (2.02%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.21%) DB2
12 9 (1.21%) MS Access
13 8 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.08%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (0.94%) Redis
15 6 (0.81%) Couchbase
16 5 (0.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 157 (21.10%) Git (software)
2 74 (9.95%) Selenium
3 73 (9.81%) WebDriver
4 72 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 65 (8.74%) JIRA
6 51 (6.85%) Subversion
7 42 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 32 (4.30%) Gradle
8 32 (4.30%) Maven
9 31 (4.17%) Ant
9 31 (4.17%) JMeter
9 31 (4.17%) Moq
10 28 (3.76%) Mockito
11 27 (3.63%) NUnit
12 26 (3.49%) Cucumber
13 23 (3.09%) Visual Studio
14 22 (2.96%) Bitbucket
15 19 (2.55%) SpecFlow
16 16 (2.15%) PHPUnit
16 16 (2.15%) TeamCity
General
1 106 (14.25%) Finance
2 59 (7.93%) Banking
3 31 (4.17%) Retail
4 26 (3.49%) Games
5 24 (3.23%) Front Office
5 24 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 19 (2.55%) Marketing
7 17 (2.28%) Back Office
8 13 (1.75%) Law
9 11 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.21%) Advertising
10 9 (1.21%) Publishing
11 7 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.81%) Automotive
13 4 (0.54%) German Language
14 2 (0.27%) Electronics
14 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.27%) Local Government
15 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 594 (79.84%) Developer
2 93 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 90 (12.10%) .NET Developer
4 86 (11.56%) C# Developer
5 83 (11.16%) PHP Developer
6 53 (7.12%) Senior Developer
7 51 (6.85%) Developer in Test
7 51 (6.85%) Software Developer
8 44 (5.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 41 (5.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 38 (5.11%) Architect
11 37 (4.97%) Python Developer
12 35 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 33 (4.44%) Web Developer
14 28 (3.76%) Quantitative Developer
15 27 (3.63%) C++ Developer
16 26 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
16 26 (3.49%) Software Engineer
17 25 (3.36%) iOS Developer
18 21 (2.82%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (40.46%) HTML
2 266 (35.75%) CSS
3 192 (25.81%) .NET
4 166 (22.31%) RESTful
5 155 (20.83%) Web Services
6 139 (18.68%) XML
7 129 (17.34%) jQuery
8 124 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 119 (15.99%) HTML5
10 113 (15.19%) REST
11 99 (13.31%) JSON
12 97 (13.04%) ASP.NET
13 83 (11.16%) CSS3
14 68 (9.14%) Node.js
15 57 (7.66%) .NET Framework
16 56 (7.53%) Ajax
17 54 (7.26%) React
17 54 (7.26%) WCF
18 50 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web API
19 47 (6.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.91%) Computer Science
2 35 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.70%) User Experience
3 25 (3.36%) Mobile App
4 24 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 21 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 21 (2.82%) Derivative
6 20 (2.69%) Algorithms
7 19 (2.55%) Market Risk
8 16 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (2.02%) Fixed Income
9 15 (2.02%) Web 2.0
10 14 (1.88%) Fintech
11 11 (1.48%) iPad
12 10 (1.34%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.21%) Video on Demand
14 8 (1.08%) Credit Risk
14 8 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 100 (13.44%) Linux
2 65 (8.74%) Windows
3 38 (5.11%) Apple iOS
4 32 (4.30%) Android
5 24 (3.23%) CentOS
6 22 (2.96%) Unix
7 19 (2.55%) Ubuntu
8 17 (2.28%) Windows Server
9 8 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.40%) Solaris
10 3 (0.40%) SUSE
10 3 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.40%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.27%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (64.65%) OO
2 377 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (31.45%) TDD
4 205 (27.55%) MVC
5 175 (23.52%) Scrum
6 143 (19.22%) BDD
7 103 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
8 81 (10.89%) Software Engineering
9 78 (10.48%) E-Commerce
10 71 (9.54%) Front End Development
10 71 (9.54%) Unit Testing
11 63 (8.47%) Automated Testing
12 62 (8.33%) Web Development
13 58 (7.80%) Kanban
14 55 (7.39%) Pair Programming
15 53 (7.12%) Microservices
16 49 (6.59%) SOA
17 44 (5.91%) DevOps
17 44 (5.91%) OOD
18 39 (5.24%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 329 (44.22%) JavaScript
2 254 (34.14%) Java
3 246 (33.06%) C#
4 164 (22.04%) SQL
5 144 (19.35%) PHP
6 117 (15.73%) Python
7 87 (11.69%) C++
8 46 (6.18%) Ruby
9 39 (5.24%) C
10 33 (4.44%) T-SQL
11 29 (3.90%) VB.NET
12 23 (3.09%) Objective-C
13 22 (2.96%) Groovy
14 21 (2.82%) PHP 5
15 20 (2.69%) Scala
16 17 (2.28%) Apple Swift
16 17 (2.28%) Go
17 13 (1.75%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.75%) TypeScript
17 13 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (7.39%) Degree
2 32 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.48%) PhD
6 9 (1.21%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.94%) ISEB
8 4 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.13%) CAPM
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.13%) PMP
9 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.70%) QA
2 21 (2.82%) SDET
3 5 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.27%) GCP
5 2 (0.27%) MiFID
5 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) MISRA
6 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (5.78%) Docker
2 7 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.40%) NFS
3 3 (0.40%) Squid
4 1 (0.13%) Firmware
4 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (1.88%) Puppet
2 12 (1.61%) Terraform
3 4 (0.54%) HP Fortify
4 3 (0.40%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.13%) Ansible
5 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.13%) Marathon
5 1 (0.13%) Oozie
5 1 (0.13%) yum
Vendors
1 62 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.38%) Oracle
3 29 (3.90%) Zend
4 27 (3.63%) Red Hat
5 18 (2.42%) Sitecore
6 17 (2.28%) Atlassian
7 15 (2.02%) Splunk
8 12 (1.61%) Dell
9 10 (1.34%) hybris
9 10 (1.34%) IBM
10 9 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.21%) Sybase
11 7 (0.94%) Google
11 7 (0.94%) SAP
12 6 (0.81%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.67%) Algorithmics
13 5 (0.67%) Pega
13 5 (0.67%) Perforce
14 4 (0.54%) Apigee
14 4 (0.54%) HP
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