The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 112 79 101
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +22
Contract jobs citing OOP 10 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.48% 1.61% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 2.23% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 12
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£350 £360 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £320 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £403 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.81 £17.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+120.80% -37.72%
OOP
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
1522 1209 1551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.34% 72.27% 75.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 741 852
Average daily rate £375 £378 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 66 103
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -19.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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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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
Winchester - 2 - - 1
Fareham - 1 - - 3
Gosport - - - -
Liss - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - -
Romsey - - - - 2
Southampton - - - - 5
Farnborough - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (84.62%) OO
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 14 (53.85%) CSS
4 12 (46.15%) MySQL
5 11 (42.31%) PHP
6 9 (34.62%) PHP5
6 9 (34.62%) Android
6 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
6 9 (34.62%) Apple iOS
6 9 (34.62%) REST
6 9 (34.62%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) XML
6 9 (34.62%) Subversion
7 8 (30.77%) PHPUnit
8 7 (26.92%) TOGAF
8 7 (26.92%) SysML
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) SOAP
8 7 (26.92%) JMS
8 7 (26.92%) HTTP
8 7 (26.92%) WSDL
8 7 (26.92%) SSL
8 7 (26.92%) UML
9 6 (23.08%) IBM
9 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (23.08%) TDD
9 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Process Server
9 6 (23.08%) WebSphere

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Process Server
1 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
1 7 (26.92%) SSL
2 6 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 6 (23.08%) Apache Hive
2 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 6 (23.08%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Subversion
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 8 (30.77%) PHPUnit
3 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) PHP Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 5 (19.23%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) ActionScript Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) HTML
1 14 (53.85%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) REST
3 7 (26.92%) SOAP
3 7 (26.92%) JMS
3 7 (26.92%) WSDL
4 6 (23.08%) Backbone.js
4 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (23.08%) Ember.js
4 6 (23.08%) Underscore.js
4 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 5 (19.23%) Middleware
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 3 (11.54%) D-Bus
7 3 (11.54%) Ajax
7 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (11.54%) Adobe AIR
8 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.54%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Android
1 9 (34.62%) Apple iOS
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) OO
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) UML
3 7 (26.92%) TOGAF
3 7 (26.92%) SysML
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) Web Development
4 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) SOA
5 5 (19.23%) Test Management
5 5 (19.23%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (19.23%) Release Management
5 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (19.23%) Requirements Management
6 4 (15.38%) CAD
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) PHP
3 9 (34.62%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) PHP5
4 4 (15.38%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (15.38%) C++
4 4 (15.38%) ActionScript
5 3 (11.54%) C
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 2 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) Software AG
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft