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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 105 107 88
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing OOP 13 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.69% 0.80% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.02% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 10
Average daily rate £380 £348 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.35% -7.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £410 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £29.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+48.55% -15.85%
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
1487 1568 1268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.18% 78.20% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 978 851 687
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 72 60
Average hourly rate £47.50 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.51 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 4 £360 -7.09% 7
Basingstoke +3 2 £290 +45.00% 4
Andover - 1 £300 -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (71.43%) OO
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 8 (38.10%) REST
4 8 (38.10%) User Stories
4 8 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) Scrum
4 8 (38.10%) Subversion
5 7 (33.33%) C
5 7 (33.33%) ActionScript
5 7 (33.33%) Data Structures
5 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 7 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
5 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (28.57%) Flash
7 5 (23.81%) JNI
7 5 (23.81%) Maven
7 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Publishing
7 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 5 (23.81%) Ant
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Mockito
7 5 (23.81%) Gradle
7 5 (23.81%) Artifactory
7 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
7 5 (23.81%) Android SDK

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (4.76%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) DB2
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Subversion
3 5 (23.81%) Ant
3 5 (23.81%) Appium
3 5 (23.81%) Artifactory
3 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (23.81%) Gradle
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (23.81%) Maven
3 5 (23.81%) Mockito
3 5 (23.81%) Robotium
3 5 (23.81%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) Bazaar
4 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (23.81%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Android Developer
3 3 (14.29%) ActionScript Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Flash Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) REST
2 6 (28.57%) Flash
3 5 (23.81%) Android NDK
3 5 (23.81%) Android SDK
3 5 (23.81%) JNI
3 5 (23.81%) JSON
3 5 (23.81%) RoboGuice
4 4 (19.05%) RxJava
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) J2EE
5 3 (14.29%) J2SE
5 3 (14.29%) Java EE
5 3 (14.29%) Laravel
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
5 3 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) JDBC
6 2 (9.52%) JSP
6 2 (9.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 7 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 6 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (23.81%) STB
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
6 1 (4.76%) BBC
6 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Android
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) OO
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) User Stories
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Android Development
5 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (14.29%) RUP
7 3 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 7 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
2 7 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
2 7 (33.33%) C
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) XPath
6 1 (4.76%) Bourne shell
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) Sybase
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Zend