The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 47 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing OO 893 968 1049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.11% 4.35% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 5.37% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 766 788
Median daily rate £475 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £359
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.23 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £38.25 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+7.51% -4.96%
OO
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18259 18023 18246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.95% 81.01% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13352 12665 13083
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.31 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.64 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in London

OO
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in London

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in London

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in London

OO
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 137 £500 +5.26% 56
Croydon -7 9 £335 - 1
Osterley -3 4 £515 +5.10%
Bromley - 4 £599 - 1
Canary Wharf +1 3 £650 +27.45%
Westminster - 3 £440 -
Docklands, London +8 2 £445 -17.59%
Uxbridge +6 2 £413 +10.00% 2
Hammersmith +4 2 £325 -16.66% 1
Ilford - 1 £450 -
Clapham - 1 £450 -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for OO.

1 923 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
2 871 (50.20%) JavaScript
3 705 (40.63%) HTML
4 688 (39.65%) Java
5 634 (36.54%) CSS
6 603 (34.76%) TDD
7 453 (26.11%) HTML5
8 397 (22.88%) SQL
9 388 (22.36%) C#
10 383 (22.07%) Finance
11 367 (21.15%) .NET
12 366 (21.10%) AngularJS
13 361 (20.81%) CSS3
14 339 (19.54%) BDD
15 335 (19.31%) Scrum
16 330 (19.02%) Web Services
17 328 (18.90%) Git (software)
18 325 (18.73%) OOP
19 292 (16.83%) Linux
20 282 (16.25%) MVC
21 276 (15.91%) Spring
22 271 (15.62%) Node.js
23 266 (15.33%) jQuery
24 263 (15.16%) RESTful
25 256 (14.76%) OOD
26 249 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
27 239 (13.78%) Oracle
28 238 (13.72%) SQL Server
29 227 (13.08%) E-Commerce
30 225 (12.97%) XML

OO
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 271 (15.62%) Node.js
2 89 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 80 (4.61%) CMS
4 76 (4.38%) Apache
5 54 (3.11%) WebSphere
6 42 (2.42%) WebLogic
7 40 (2.31%) IIS
8 39 (2.25%) JBoss
9 38 (2.19%) nginx
10 30 (1.73%) Confluence
11 27 (1.56%) WordPress
12 25 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
13 21 (1.21%) Mule
14 20 (1.15%) Apache Solr
15 19 (1.10%) Apache Spark
15 19 (1.10%) Drupal
15 19 (1.10%) Jetty
16 18 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
17 15 (0.86%) Oracle Coherence
17 15 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 57 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.38%) MS Office
3 15 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.29%) MS Project
6 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 20 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (0.92%) Endur
3 10 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.40%) Magento
5 5 (0.29%) Beauchamp
5 5 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.23%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.17%) FINCAD Analytics
8 2 (0.12%) Documaker
8 2 (0.12%) RMDS
9 1 (0.058%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.058%) Global One
9 1 (0.058%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 1 (0.058%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.058%) MetaTrader
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.058%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.058%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 92 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (2.88%) GitHub
3 44 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.69%) SaaS
5 10 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.52%) Force.com
7 8 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.46%) Heroku
7 8 (0.46%) PaaS
8 7 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (0.40%) IaaS
9 4 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.23%) Google Play
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.17%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.12%) Office 365
11 2 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 141 (8.13%) HTTP
2 47 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 34 (1.96%) Internet
4 27 (1.56%) SSL
5 15 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (0.81%) DNS
6 14 (0.81%) SNMP
7 7 (0.40%) DHCP
7 7 (0.40%) FTP
7 7 (0.40%) IPsec
8 6 (0.35%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.29%) AMQP
9 5 (0.29%) Network Security
10 4 (0.23%) Firewall
10 4 (0.23%) SSH
11 3 (0.17%) Intranet
11 3 (0.17%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.17%) LDAP
11 3 (0.17%) VPN
12 2 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (13.72%) SQL Server
2 193 (11.12%) MySQL
3 180 (10.37%) NoSQL
4 156 (8.99%) Relational Database
5 155 (8.93%) MongoDB
6 74 (4.27%) Oracle Database
7 69 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 67 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
9 60 (3.46%) RDBMS
10 52 (3.00%) Redis
11 42 (2.42%) Hadoop
12 38 (2.19%) Big Data
12 38 (2.19%) OLTP
12 38 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 36 (2.07%) Neo4j
14 30 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (1.61%) Apache Hive
16 25 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (1.38%) DB2
18 22 (1.27%) KDB
Development Applications
1 328 (18.90%) Git (software)
2 160 (9.22%) Subversion
3 156 (8.99%) Jenkins
4 148 (8.53%) Maven
5 143 (8.24%) JIRA
6 102 (5.88%) Grunt
7 99 (5.71%) JUnit
8 85 (4.90%) Cucumber
9 67 (3.86%) Jasmine
10 63 (3.63%) gulp
11 61 (3.52%) Selenium
12 58 (3.34%) Mockito
13 56 (3.23%) Hudson
14 55 (3.17%) Eclipse
15 48 (2.77%) Gradle
16 47 (2.71%) TeamCity
17 45 (2.59%) NUnit
18 42 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 41 (2.36%) Karma Test Runner
19 41 (2.36%) Mocha
General
1 383 (22.07%) Finance
2 201 (11.59%) Banking
3 138 (7.95%) Front Office
4 68 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 67 (3.86%) Retail
6 47 (2.71%) Marketing
7 36 (2.07%) Games
8 32 (1.84%) Back Office
9 25 (1.44%) Publishing
10 20 (1.15%) Law
10 20 (1.15%) Telecoms
11 18 (1.04%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.75%) Advertising
13 11 (0.63%) Legal
13 11 (0.63%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.58%) Electronics
15 6 (0.35%) Automotive
16 5 (0.29%) International Banking
16 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1427 (82.25%) Developer
2 316 (18.21%) Java Developer
3 254 (14.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 209 (12.05%) Senior Developer
5 183 (10.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 180 (10.37%) C# Developer
7 134 (7.72%) .NET Developer
8 103 (5.94%) Angular Developer
8 103 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 95 (5.48%) C++ Developer
10 82 (4.73%) Full Stack Developer
11 74 (4.27%) Architect
11 74 (4.27%) Python Developer
12 73 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
13 70 (4.03%) PHP Developer
14 61 (3.52%) Agile Developer
15 58 (3.34%) HTML Developer
16 52 (3.00%) SQL Developer
16 52 (3.00%) Web Developer
17 51 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 705 (40.63%) HTML
2 634 (36.54%) CSS
3 453 (26.11%) HTML5
4 367 (21.15%) .NET
5 366 (21.10%) AngularJS
6 361 (20.81%) CSS3
7 330 (19.02%) Web Services
8 276 (15.91%) Spring
9 266 (15.33%) jQuery
10 263 (15.16%) RESTful
11 225 (12.97%) XML
12 205 (11.82%) REST
13 197 (11.35%) React
14 154 (8.88%) JSON
15 147 (8.47%) Sass
16 144 (8.30%) Ajax
17 129 (7.44%) SOAP
18 126 (7.26%) .NET Framework
19 117 (6.74%) ASP.NET
20 116 (6.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 153 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 117 (6.74%) User Experience
3 78 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 71 (4.09%) Algorithms
6 60 (3.46%) Derivative
7 54 (3.11%) Data Structures
7 54 (3.11%) iPad
8 51 (2.94%) Fixed Income
9 41 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
10 36 (2.07%) Hedge funds
11 34 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
12 33 (1.90%) Mobile App
13 27 (1.56%) iPhone
13 27 (1.56%) Management Information System
14 24 (1.38%) Mathematics
15 22 (1.27%) N-Tier
16 21 (1.21%) Fintech
17 20 (1.15%) Blog
18 18 (1.04%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 292 (16.83%) Linux
2 175 (10.09%) Unix
3 132 (7.61%) Windows
4 62 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 38 (2.19%) Android
6 19 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.75%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.35%) CentOS
10 6 (0.35%) CoreOS
10 6 (0.35%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.29%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.23%) Solaris
12 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.12%) Debian
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.058%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 923 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
2 603 (34.76%) TDD
3 339 (19.54%) BDD
4 335 (19.31%) Scrum
5 325 (18.73%) OOP
6 282 (16.25%) MVC
7 256 (14.76%) OOD
8 249 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
9 227 (13.08%) E-Commerce
10 221 (12.74%) Front End Development
11 217 (12.51%) Multithreading
12 197 (11.35%) Software Engineering
13 160 (9.22%) SDLC
14 151 (8.70%) Unit Testing
15 150 (8.65%) Web Development
16 128 (7.38%) Open Source
17 113 (6.51%) SOA
18 97 (5.59%) DevOps
18 97 (5.59%) UML
19 89 (5.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 871 (50.20%) JavaScript
2 688 (39.65%) Java
3 397 (22.88%) SQL
4 388 (22.36%) C#
5 202 (11.64%) Python
6 176 (10.14%) C++
7 154 (8.88%) PHP
8 110 (6.34%) Ruby
9 88 (5.07%) Perl
10 79 (4.55%) Scala
11 51 (2.94%) Shell Script
12 48 (2.77%) PL/SQL
13 47 (2.71%) PowerShell
13 47 (2.71%) T-SQL
14 45 (2.59%) Objective-C
15 41 (2.36%) ES6
16 37 (2.13%) VBA
17 29 (1.67%) C
18 27 (1.56%) Groovy
19 25 (1.44%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 178 (10.26%) Degree
2 50 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 37 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.58%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.35%) PhD
5 6 (0.35%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.17%) PMP
8 2 (0.12%) CITP
8 2 (0.12%) ISEB
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.058%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.058%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.058%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.21%) QA
2 9 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.46%) SLA
4 5 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.29%) ISO20022
5 4 (0.23%) SDET
6 3 (0.17%) MiFID
7 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.058%) WAI
8 1 (0.058%) WCAG
System Software
1 69 (3.98%) Docker
2 9 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.40%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.35%) Ceph
4 6 (0.35%) etcd
4 6 (0.35%) flannel
4 6 (0.35%) GlusterFS
4 6 (0.35%) LXC
5 5 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.12%) GridGain
6 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.058%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.058%) vSphere
7 1 (0.058%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (2.71%) Puppet
2 44 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.67%) Ansible
4 23 (1.33%) Kibana
4 23 (1.33%) logstash
5 21 (1.21%) Grafana
5 21 (1.21%) Uchiwa
6 15 (0.86%) Salt
7 6 (0.35%) Graphite
7 6 (0.35%) HAProxy
7 6 (0.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (0.35%) Kubernetes
7 6 (0.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (0.35%) Oozie
8 5 (0.29%) SCCM
9 4 (0.23%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 3 (0.17%) Control-M
10 3 (0.17%) OpenView
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 239 (13.78%) Oracle
2 133 (7.67%) Microsoft
3 46 (2.65%) Sybase
4 33 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
5 30 (1.73%) Zend
6 28 (1.61%) hybris
7 26 (1.50%) Sitecore
8 25 (1.44%) Apple
8 25 (1.44%) IBM
9 23 (1.33%) Google
10 21 (1.21%) VMware
11 20 (1.15%) Adobe
12 19 (1.10%) SAP
13 17 (0.98%) Red Hat
13 17 (0.98%) TIBCO
14 15 (0.86%) Atlassian
14 15 (0.86%) BEA
14 15 (0.86%) OpenLink
15 12 (0.69%) ATG
15 12 (0.69%) HP
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