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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 229 308 198
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -110
Contract jobs citing OOP 531 357 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.06% 0.69% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.86% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 269 369
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £271 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Median hourly rate £48.25 £50.00 £34.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +43.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.45 £50.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £37.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £34.85
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.47%
OOP
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
41433 41340 38406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 79.98% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27617 27390 24287
Median daily rate £448 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +4.34%
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 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 956 1081 1104
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 July 2016.

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
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 July 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 +86 317 £425 -5.55% 186
South East -23 62 £389 +3.66% 60
North West -4 36 £463 +19.35% 43
West Midlands -12 33 £480 +20.00% 21
Yorkshire +17 30 £400 +22.13% 27
South West +10 18 £325 -23.52% 24
East Midlands +6 15 £380 +5.19% 22
East of England +13 11 £450 +68.22% 20
North East -47 6 £500 +37.93% 8
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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.

1 605 (63.28%) OO
2 485 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
3 465 (48.64%) JavaScript
4 428 (44.77%) HTML
5 383 (40.06%) CSS
6 374 (39.12%) Java
7 313 (32.74%) TDD
8 272 (28.45%) HTML5
9 250 (26.15%) jQuery
10 248 (25.94%) Git (software)
11 218 (22.80%) SQL
12 216 (22.59%) C#
13 214 (22.38%) Scrum
13 214 (22.38%) CSS3
14 211 (22.07%) .NET
15 203 (21.23%) AngularJS
16 182 (19.04%) MVC
17 180 (18.83%) Web Services
18 179 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
19 172 (17.99%) BDD
20 162 (16.95%) MySQL
21 159 (16.63%) PHP
22 150 (15.69%) Spring
23 144 (15.06%) SQL Server
24 125 (13.08%) Finance
25 124 (12.97%) JSON
26 123 (12.87%) Front End Development
27 120 (12.55%) XML
28 117 (12.24%) Linux
28 117 (12.24%) Oracle

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 63 (6.59%) CMS
2 35 (3.66%) Tomcat
3 28 (2.93%) WebLogic
4 27 (2.82%) Apache
5 23 (2.41%) WordPress
6 22 (2.30%) nginx
7 21 (2.20%) Drupal
8 18 (1.88%) Jetty
9 17 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (1.57%) IIS
10 15 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (1.26%) Apache Solr
11 12 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
12 11 (1.15%) SharePoint
12 11 (1.15%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (0.84%) Confluence
13 8 (0.84%) GlassFish
13 8 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (0.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (0.52%) Windchill
3 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.05%) Magento
2 7 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.31%) Endur
5 2 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.21%) Revive Adserver
5 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.10%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 55 (5.75%) GitHub
2 30 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.62%) SaaS
4 11 (1.15%) PaaS
5 8 (0.84%) Boomi
5 8 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.73%) Bluemix
7 6 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.52%) Force.com
8 5 (0.52%) Google Play
8 5 (0.52%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.42%) Heroku
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.75%) HTTP
2 29 (3.03%) Internet
3 18 (1.88%) FTP
4 14 (1.46%) Network Security
5 13 (1.36%) DNS
6 9 (0.94%) SSL
6 9 (0.94%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.73%) DHCP
7 7 (0.73%) IPsec
8 6 (0.63%) DVB
9 4 (0.42%) SNMP
9 4 (0.42%) SSH
10 2 (0.21%) Firewall
10 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.21%) Intranet
10 2 (0.21%) Wireless
11 1 (0.10%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (16.95%) MySQL
2 144 (15.06%) SQL Server
3 102 (10.67%) NoSQL
4 90 (9.41%) Relational Database
5 42 (4.39%) MongoDB
6 38 (3.97%) RDBMS
7 34 (3.56%) Oracle Database
8 28 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (2.51%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (2.30%) Impala
12 20 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
13 19 (1.99%) Apache Hive
13 19 (1.99%) Neo4j
13 19 (1.99%) Redis
14 15 (1.57%) DB2
15 14 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (1.36%) Big Data
16 13 (1.36%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 248 (25.94%) Git (software)
2 103 (10.77%) Subversion
3 88 (9.21%) Jenkins
4 84 (8.79%) JUnit
5 82 (8.58%) JIRA
6 73 (7.64%) Selenium
7 72 (7.53%) Maven
8 70 (7.32%) Grunt
9 54 (5.65%) Ant
10 49 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 48 (5.02%) Eclipse
12 47 (4.92%) Mercurial
13 41 (4.29%) Visual Studio
14 38 (3.97%) WebDriver
15 37 (3.87%) Cucumber
16 33 (3.45%) gulp
16 33 (3.45%) Jasmine
17 29 (3.03%) Mockito
18 28 (2.93%) TeamCity
19 27 (2.82%) NUnit
General
1 125 (13.08%) Finance
2 69 (7.22%) Banking
3 35 (3.66%) Games
4 30 (3.14%) Retail
5 29 (3.03%) Front Office
6 24 (2.51%) Advertising
6 24 (2.51%) Marketing
7 9 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.94%) Publishing
8 8 (0.84%) Automotive
8 8 (0.84%) Investment Banking
8 8 (0.84%) Legal
9 7 (0.73%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.63%) Back Office
11 4 (0.42%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.31%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.21%) Billing
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
14 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 810 (84.73%) Developer
2 169 (17.68%) Java Developer
3 157 (16.42%) Senior Developer
4 107 (11.19%) PHP Developer
5 97 (10.15%) Senior Java Developer
6 85 (8.89%) C# Developer
7 83 (8.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 78 (8.16%) .NET Developer
9 71 (7.43%) JavaScript Developer
10 48 (5.02%) Scala Developer
11 47 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 43 (4.50%) Java Scala Developer
12 43 (4.50%) Python Developer
13 42 (4.39%) Angular Developer
14 40 (4.18%) Senior Java Scala Developer
14 40 (4.18%) Senior Scala Developer
14 40 (4.18%) Software Developer
15 39 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
15 39 (4.08%) Web Developer
16 38 (3.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (44.77%) HTML
2 383 (40.06%) CSS
3 272 (28.45%) HTML5
4 250 (26.15%) jQuery
5 214 (22.38%) CSS3
6 211 (22.07%) .NET
7 203 (21.23%) AngularJS
8 180 (18.83%) Web Services
9 150 (15.69%) Spring
10 124 (12.97%) JSON
11 120 (12.55%) XML
12 114 (11.92%) REST
12 114 (11.92%) RESTful
13 103 (10.77%) Node.js
14 87 (9.10%) Sass
15 77 (8.05%) .NET Framework
15 77 (8.05%) Hibernate
16 73 (7.64%) ASP.NET
17 71 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 62 (6.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.88%) User Experience
2 54 (5.65%) Algorithms
3 53 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
4 41 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 36 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 28 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (2.62%) Data Structures
7 25 (2.62%) Derivative
8 20 (2.09%) Fixed Income
9 19 (1.99%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.46%) Digital Media
10 14 (1.46%) STB
11 13 (1.36%) Statistics
12 11 (1.15%) Visualisation
13 10 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.05%) Market Risk
14 9 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (0.84%) Fintech
16 7 (0.73%) Animation
16 7 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 117 (12.24%) Linux
2 85 (8.89%) Windows
3 64 (6.69%) Unix
4 55 (5.75%) Android
5 48 (5.02%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.26%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.52%) AIX
9 4 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.21%) CentOS
11 2 (0.21%) Debian
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (63.28%) OO
2 485 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
3 313 (32.74%) TDD
4 214 (22.38%) Scrum
5 182 (19.04%) MVC
6 179 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
7 172 (17.99%) BDD
8 123 (12.87%) Front End Development
9 101 (10.56%) Web Development
10 95 (9.94%) E-Commerce
11 91 (9.52%) Open Source
12 87 (9.10%) Microservices
13 81 (8.47%) Software Engineering
14 80 (8.37%) SOA
15 72 (7.53%) Test Automation
16 71 (7.43%) Unit Testing
17 63 (6.59%) Pair Programming
18 61 (6.38%) SOLID
19 56 (5.86%) Automated Testing
20 46 (4.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 465 (48.64%) JavaScript
2 374 (39.12%) Java
3 218 (22.80%) SQL
4 216 (22.59%) C#
5 159 (16.63%) PHP
6 108 (11.30%) C++
7 86 (9.00%) Python
8 67 (7.01%) Ruby
9 59 (6.17%) Scala
10 47 (4.92%) T-SQL
11 45 (4.71%) C
11 45 (4.71%) Clojure
12 44 (4.60%) Groovy
13 36 (3.77%) Objective-C
14 28 (2.93%) VB
15 25 (2.62%) PL/SQL
16 24 (2.51%) Shell Script
17 22 (2.30%) Apple Swift
18 20 (2.09%) R
19 18 (1.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (9.21%) Degree
2 33 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.93%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.67%) Sun Certification
5 12 (1.26%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (1.05%) OCPJP
7 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.73%) MCPD
8 7 (0.73%) MCSD
9 4 (0.42%) PhD
10 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.31%) ISEB
10 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.10%) CITP
11 1 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.02%) QA
2 15 (1.57%) SDET
3 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.10%) GCP
4 1 (0.10%) WAI
4 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.26%) Docker
4 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.10%) Firmware
5 1 (0.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.26%) Puppet
2 11 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.52%) BladeLogic
3 5 (0.52%) Control-M
4 3 (0.31%) Oozie
5 2 (0.21%) cPanel
5 2 (0.21%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 117 (12.24%) Oracle
2 56 (5.86%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.14%) Sitecore
4 28 (2.93%) Zend
5 22 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (2.20%) SAP
7 18 (1.88%) Apple
8 16 (1.67%) Google
8 16 (1.67%) Sybase
9 14 (1.46%) IBM
10 11 (1.15%) Remedy
11 8 (0.84%) Dell
11 8 (0.84%) VMware
12 7 (0.73%) Informatica
13 6 (0.63%) Adobe
13 6 (0.63%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.63%) hybris
13 6 (0.63%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.63%) Talend
14 5 (0.52%) Pega
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £525 per day + DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £264.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £200 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £320.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
LA International
Rate: £317.50 - £324.72 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Simon James IT
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
Rate: From £28,000 to £57,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 400-500 Per Day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Rate: From £25,700 to £55,750 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago