The first table below looks at the demand for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 88 89 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing OOP 24 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.16% 1.64% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 2.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 0
Average daily rate £300 £348 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1448 1242 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 69.75% 72.80% 68.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 767 609
Average daily rate £363 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 76 117
Average hourly rate £44.25 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.14% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OOP
South East

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

OOP
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 OOP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -7 8 £300 -7.69% 6
Basingstoke +14 1 - - 1
Fareham - - - - 3
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 2
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 33 (80.49%) OO
2 29 (70.73%) HTML
3 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
4 20 (48.78%) C#
4 20 (48.78%) .NET
4 20 (48.78%) MySQL
4 20 (48.78%) CSS
4 20 (48.78%) jQuery
5 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (39.02%) TDD
7 15 (36.59%) MVC
7 15 (36.59%) XML
7 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
7 15 (36.59%) PHP
7 15 (36.59%) SQL
8 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
9 12 (29.27%) PHP5
10 10 (24.39%) Workflow
11 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
11 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
11 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
11 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
11 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
11 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
12 8 (19.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (19.51%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (19.51%) MS Project Server
12 8 (19.51%) MS Project
12 8 (19.51%) C++
12 8 (19.51%) Java

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.51%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (19.51%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (19.51%) MS Project Server
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.44%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Project
2 7 (17.07%) MS Office
3 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.44%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) MySQL
2 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) Subversion
3 6 (14.63%) PHPUnit
4 4 (9.76%) ReSharper
4 4 (9.76%) Selenium
4 4 (9.76%) NCrunch
4 4 (9.76%) SpecFlow
5 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.44%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) PHP Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Web Developer
4 13 (31.71%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (4.88%) ActionScript Developer
8 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Programmer
9 1 (2.44%) Support Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior C++ Developer
9 1 (2.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.44%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 20 (48.78%) .NET
2 20 (48.78%) CSS
2 20 (48.78%) jQuery
3 15 (36.59%) XML
4 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
5 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (12.20%) Ajax
8 4 (9.76%) Zend Framework
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (4.88%) LINQ
10 2 (4.88%) WCF
10 2 (4.88%) HTML5
10 2 (4.88%) LINQ to SQL
10 2 (4.88%) REST
10 2 (4.88%) Flash
10 2 (4.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Web 2.0
2 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.44%) DTV
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Android
1 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) OO
2 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) TDD
4 15 (36.59%) MVC
5 10 (24.39%) Workflow
6 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Web Development
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.76%) Kanban
8 4 (9.76%) BDD
8 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (9.76%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.88%) OWASP
9 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (4.88%) SOA
10 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.44%) Migration
10 1 (2.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 20 (48.78%) C#
3 15 (36.59%) PHP
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) PHP5
5 8 (19.51%) C++
5 8 (19.51%) Java
5 8 (19.51%) VB
6 5 (12.20%) Python
6 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
7 4 (9.76%) C
8 3 (7.32%) Ruby
9 2 (4.88%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (4.88%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.88%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.44%) ECMAScript
10 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.44%) F#
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Zend
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Ericsson
3 1 (2.44%) Facebook
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter
3 1 (2.44%) Google
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago