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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 111 111 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 -42
Contract jobs citing OOP 10 10 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.47% 0.48% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.63% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 32
Average daily rate
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£310 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.52% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £238 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £267 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.52% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £34.85 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -8.88%
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
1750 1584 1275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.62% 75.93% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 901 719
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 74 94
Average hourly rate £23.75 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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
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 28 July 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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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 0 4 £350 - 4
Basingstoke -6 2 £273 -12.09%
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 13 (68.42%) OO
3 12 (63.16%) PHP
4 11 (57.89%) TDD
4 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
5 10 (52.63%) PHP5
5 10 (52.63%) Linux
6 9 (47.37%) XML
6 9 (47.37%) Apache
6 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 9 (47.37%) MySQL
6 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (47.37%) Subversion
6 9 (47.37%) BDD
7 8 (42.11%) PHPUnit
7 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (42.11%) RESTful
7 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
7 8 (42.11%) Scrum
7 8 (42.11%) Web Development
8 7 (36.84%) Web Services
8 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 7 (36.84%) Internet
8 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (31.58%) REST
9 6 (31.58%) HTML
9 6 (31.58%) JSON
10 5 (26.32%) MVC
10 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
11 4 (21.05%) Android SDK

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 (47.37%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 9 (47.37%) Subversion
3 8 (42.11%) PHPUnit
3 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.53%) Bazaar
4 2 (10.53%) CruiseControl
4 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
4 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.26%) Ant
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) Behat
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Android Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Magento Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.26%) OO PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) RESTful
3 7 (36.84%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) JSON
4 6 (31.58%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) LAMP
5 4 (21.05%) HTML5
5 4 (21.05%) Android SDK
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) WSDL
6 2 (10.53%) KML
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) PostGIS
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Cybernetics
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
2 1 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Android
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) OO
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) BDD
4 8 (42.11%) Web Development
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) Android Development
7 3 (15.79%) OO PHP
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 2 (10.53%) B2B
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Open Source
9 1 (5.26%) OWASP
9 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.26%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) PHP
2 10 (52.63%) PHP5
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (10.53%) Bourne shell
6 2 (10.53%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) Sybase
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Facebook
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter