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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 41 75 40
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -35
Contract jobs citing OO 90 42 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.34% 2.15% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 2.97% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 32 73
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£310 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £357 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Average hourly rate £39.50 £55.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% +41.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
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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
1625 1415 1292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.28% 72.45% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 824 783
Average daily rate £380 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 60 80
Average hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £25.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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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 22 May 2015.

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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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 22 May 2015. 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
Hook +1 12 £398 +33.03% 1
Basingstoke +3 9 £300 -29.41% 3
Portsmouth - 9 £300 - 3
Winchester - 5 - -
Southampton -8 4 £325 +8.33% 8
Fareham - 3 £250 - 3
Farnborough -4 2 £298 -0.83% 5
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 105 (59.32%) Linux
2 84 (47.46%) Subversion
3 68 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (36.16%) JavaScript
5 61 (34.46%) HTML
6 59 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 57 (32.20%) Security Cleared
8 53 (29.94%) C
9 52 (29.38%) Software Engineering
10 51 (28.81%) C++
10 51 (28.81%) UNIX
10 51 (28.81%) CSS
11 49 (27.68%) UML
12 47 (26.55%) SC Cleared
12 47 (26.55%) Jenkins
13 45 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (25.42%) Java
13 45 (25.42%) OOD
14 44 (24.86%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (24.29%) Windows
16 38 (21.47%) Unit Testing
17 37 (20.90%) jQuery
18 35 (19.77%) Multithreading
18 35 (19.77%) GoogleTest
18 35 (19.77%) Memory Management
18 35 (19.77%) Ant
18 35 (19.77%) NUnit
18 35 (19.77%) Scrum
19 34 (19.21%) TDD
19 34 (19.21%) ClearCase

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 26 (14.69%) Apache
2 13 (7.34%) Drupal
3 12 (6.78%) Node.js
4 7 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.39%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.56%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
1 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.56%) Internet
2 12 (6.78%) SAN
3 9 (5.08%) FCoE
3 9 (5.08%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (5.08%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (3.39%) MySQL
4 4 (2.26%) Ingres
4 4 (2.26%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.26%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 84 (47.46%) Subversion
2 59 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 47 (26.55%) Jenkins
4 35 (19.77%) GoogleTest
4 35 (19.77%) Ant
4 35 (19.77%) NUnit
5 34 (19.21%) ClearCase
6 31 (17.51%) CppUnit
7 21 (11.86%) Mockito
8 17 (9.60%) Selenium
9 15 (8.47%) Rational Rose
10 14 (7.91%) JUnit
11 12 (6.78%) CruiseControl
11 12 (6.78%) Cucumber
12 11 (6.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (5.65%) Maven
14 9 (5.08%) Robotium
14 9 (5.08%) Artifactory
14 9 (5.08%) Appium
15 6 (3.39%) Gerrit
General
1 11 (6.21%) Publishing
2 5 (2.82%) Retail
3 4 (2.26%) Marketing
4 2 (1.13%) Electronics
4 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.13%) Finance
4 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 116 (65.54%) Developer
2 21 (11.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (10.17%) Software Engineer
4 16 (9.04%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.47%) PHP Developer
6 14 (7.91%) Front-End Developer
7 13 (7.34%) Perl Developer
8 11 (6.21%) C Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Technical Leader
9 10 (5.65%) Android Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.95%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.39%) C++ Developer
12 6 (3.39%) Technical Design Authority
13 4 (2.26%) .NET Developer
13 4 (2.26%) Architect
13 4 (2.26%) AWS Developer
14 3 (1.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 3 (1.69%) Senior PHP Developer
14 3 (1.69%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (34.46%) HTML
2 51 (28.81%) CSS
3 37 (20.90%) jQuery
4 28 (15.82%) HTML5
5 27 (15.25%) RESTful
6 26 (14.69%) Web Services
7 24 (13.56%) JSON
7 24 (13.56%) XML
8 20 (11.30%) REST
9 16 (9.04%) Ajax
9 16 (9.04%) CSS3
10 14 (7.91%) Motif
10 14 (7.91%) AngularJS
11 13 (7.34%) SOAP
12 12 (6.78%) Spring
13 11 (6.21%) Android SDK
14 10 (5.65%) OAuth2
14 10 (5.65%) SAML
14 10 (5.65%) Hibernate
14 10 (5.65%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.86%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (14.69%) Derivative
3 12 (6.78%) Open Source
4 10 (5.65%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.13%) Social Media
6 2 (1.13%) User Experience
7 1 (0.56%) Kindle
7 1 (0.56%) Statistics
7 1 (0.56%) Cybernetics
7 1 (0.56%) DTV
7 1 (0.56%) STB
7 1 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 105 (59.32%) Linux
2 51 (28.81%) UNIX
3 43 (24.29%) Windows
4 18 (10.17%) Android
5 13 (7.34%) AIX
6 12 (6.78%) Apple iOS
7 9 (5.08%) Solaris
8 4 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (29.38%) Software Engineering
3 49 (27.68%) UML
4 45 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (25.42%) OOD
5 38 (21.47%) Unit Testing
6 35 (19.77%) Multithreading
6 35 (19.77%) Memory Management
6 35 (19.77%) Scrum
7 34 (19.21%) TDD
8 33 (18.64%) Use Case
9 32 (18.08%) Configuration Management
10 30 (16.95%) Integration Testing
10 30 (16.95%) RUP
11 28 (15.82%) Project Management
12 27 (15.25%) Automated Testing
13 26 (14.69%) Web Development
14 23 (12.99%) Change Control
15 22 (12.43%) BDD
16 18 (10.17%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.16%) JavaScript
2 53 (29.94%) C
3 51 (28.81%) C++
4 45 (25.42%) Java
5 28 (15.82%) Perl
6 27 (15.25%) PHP
7 17 (9.60%) Python
8 15 (8.47%) SQL
9 6 (3.39%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.39%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.82%) PHP5
10 5 (2.82%) C#
11 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.13%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.56%) VB
13 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 57 (32.20%) Security Cleared
2 47 (26.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.82%) Degree
4 2 (1.13%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) TickIT
2 1 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) WAI
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (8.47%) VMware
2 14 (7.91%) Oracle
3 13 (7.34%) Veritas
4 12 (6.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.95%) Apigee
6 6 (3.39%) IBM
7 5 (2.82%) Google
8 4 (2.26%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.69%) WSO2
9 3 (1.69%) webMethods
10 2 (1.13%) Siebel
10 2 (1.13%) Software AG
10 2 (1.13%) Sybase
10 2 (1.13%) Zend
10 2 (1.13%) Facebook
11 1 (0.56%) Twitter
11 1 (0.56%) SAP
11 1 (0.56%) Adobe
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