The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 54 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing OO 72 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.36% 2.38% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 3.33% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 10
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£350 £360 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £406 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Average hourly rate £25.16 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.80% +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
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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 Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1611 1140 1206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 75.17% 71.34% 73.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 652 618
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 46 103
Average hourly rate £23.75 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.17% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

OO Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 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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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
Southampton +6 19 £400 +45.45% 10
Hook -16 13 £398 -2.45% 1
Basingstoke 0 12 £325 -18.75% 4
Portsmouth -6 2 £350 +9.37% 5
Winchester - 1 - - 1
Fareham - 1 - - 6
Petersfield - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Romsey - - - - 2
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OO 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 OO.

1 46 (45.54%) Linux
2 40 (39.60%) Subversion
3 39 (38.61%) Software Engineering
3 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
4 38 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (31.68%) HTML
5 32 (31.68%) CSS
6 31 (30.69%) UML
6 31 (30.69%) C
6 31 (30.69%) Security Cleared
7 30 (29.70%) OOD
8 29 (28.71%) Java
8 29 (28.71%) C++
9 28 (27.72%) XML
9 28 (27.72%) SC Cleared
10 25 (24.75%) Analytical Skills
11 24 (23.76%) jQuery
12 23 (22.77%) Multithreading
12 23 (22.77%) UNIX
13 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
13 22 (21.78%) PHP
14 21 (20.79%) Windows
14 21 (20.79%) Scrum
15 20 (19.80%) NUnit
15 20 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (18.81%) Memory Management
16 19 (18.81%) GoogleTest
17 18 (17.82%) CppUnit
17 18 (17.82%) Use Case
17 18 (17.82%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (15.84%) Apache
2 5 (4.95%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.95%) Node.js
2 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Process Server
3 4 (3.96%) CMS
3 4 (3.96%) WordPress
3 4 (3.96%) Drupal
4 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.99%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.83%) Internet
2 6 (5.94%) HTTP
2 6 (5.94%) SSL
3 4 (3.96%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.99%) NAS
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) SAN
4 1 (0.99%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) MySQL
2 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.92%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.93%) Ingres
6 4 (3.96%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.96%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.96%) Big Data
6 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (39.60%) Subversion
2 20 (19.80%) NUnit
3 19 (18.81%) GoogleTest
4 18 (17.82%) CppUnit
4 18 (17.82%) ClearCase
5 17 (16.83%) Git (software)
6 14 (13.86%) Ant
7 12 (11.88%) Jenkins
8 11 (10.89%) CruiseControl
9 10 (9.90%) Rational Rose
10 7 (6.93%) PHPUnit
10 7 (6.93%) Eclipse
11 6 (5.94%) ClearQuest
11 6 (5.94%) Grunt
12 5 (4.95%) QUnit
13 3 (2.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 2 (1.98%) JUnit
14 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
15 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
15 1 (0.99%) Moq
General
1 5 (4.95%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Advertising
2 4 (3.96%) Marketing
3 3 (2.97%) Automotive
3 3 (2.97%) Electronics
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (64.36%) Developer
2 18 (17.82%) PHP Developer
3 17 (16.83%) Software Engineer
4 8 (7.92%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (7.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (6.93%) C Developer
5 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.94%) C++ Developer
6 6 (5.94%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.95%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.96%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (2.97%) ActionScript Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (31.68%) HTML
1 32 (31.68%) CSS
2 28 (27.72%) XML
3 24 (23.76%) jQuery
4 16 (15.84%) JSON
5 15 (14.85%) Web Services
6 14 (13.86%) Motif
6 14 (13.86%) SOAP
6 14 (13.86%) Ajax
6 14 (13.86%) RESTful
7 12 (11.88%) .NET
7 12 (11.88%) HTML5
7 12 (11.88%) REST
7 12 (11.88%) CSS3
8 10 (9.90%) Google Maps API
8 10 (9.90%) AngularJS
8 10 (9.90%) Leaflet
9 9 (8.91%) Underscore.js
10 8 (7.92%) SVG
11 7 (6.93%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.86%) Derivative
3 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.94%) User Experience
5 3 (2.97%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.99%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.99%) GIS
7 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 46 (45.54%) Linux
2 23 (22.77%) UNIX
3 21 (20.79%) Windows
4 13 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.95%) Android
7 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.95%) Debian
8 2 (1.98%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.99%) Solaris
9 1 (0.99%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.61%) Software Engineering
2 38 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (30.69%) UML
4 30 (29.70%) OOD
5 23 (22.77%) Multithreading
6 21 (20.79%) Scrum
7 20 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (18.81%) Memory Management
9 18 (17.82%) Use Case
9 18 (17.82%) Project Management
9 18 (17.82%) Configuration Management
9 18 (17.82%) OOP
10 17 (16.83%) RUP
10 17 (16.83%) Unit Testing
11 16 (15.84%) Integration Testing
12 15 (14.85%) MVC
12 15 (14.85%) TOGAF
13 14 (13.86%) TDD
14 12 (11.88%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (11.88%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
2 31 (30.69%) C
3 29 (28.71%) Java
3 29 (28.71%) C++
4 22 (21.78%) PHP
5 18 (17.82%) SQL
6 17 (16.83%) PHP5
7 12 (11.88%) C#
8 11 (10.89%) Python
9 3 (2.97%) ActionScript 3.0
9 3 (2.97%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.99%) Ruby
10 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.99%) Perl
10 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (30.69%) Security Cleared
2 28 (27.72%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.89%) Degree
4 2 (1.98%) HND
5 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.87%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.90%) Google
4 9 (8.91%) Oracle
5 8 (7.92%) Zend
6 7 (6.93%) Software AG
7 5 (4.95%) IBM
8 3 (2.97%) Facebook
8 3 (2.97%) Appcelerator
8 3 (2.97%) Adobe
9 2 (1.98%) webMethods
10 1 (0.99%) Sencha
10 1 (0.99%) Hitachi
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Rate: Market
Posted: Yesterday
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Polar Recruitment
Rate: £225 - £300 per day + none
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £304.69 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
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Rate: £12.82 per hour
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Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Car allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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