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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 66 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -15
Contract jobs citing OO 818 912 1197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.62% 3.90% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 4.69% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 725 909
Median daily rate £450 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £70.57 £33.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.09% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.11 £26.75 £41.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.11 £40.75 £47.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +14.35%
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
19475 19430 19928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.07% 83.19% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13944 13956 14107
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 220 248
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £52.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

OO Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 September 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 +7 138 £431 -9.21% 55
Westminster - 10 £444 -
Bromley +5 7 £375 -
Feltham - 6 £446 -
Croydon -10 5 £475 - 1
Canary Wharf -8 3 £500 -16.66%
Docklands, London - 2 £400 -
Wimbledon 0 1 £275 -15.38%
Southwark -2 1 £475 +46.15%
Hammersmith -2 1 £388 +14.81%
Ilford - 1 £425 -
Osterley - 1 £515 -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 837 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
2 824 (49.55%) JavaScript
3 716 (43.05%) HTML
4 649 (39.03%) CSS
5 592 (35.60%) Java
6 541 (32.53%) TDD
7 503 (30.25%) HTML5
8 418 (25.14%) AngularJS
9 405 (24.35%) Finance
10 392 (23.57%) CSS3
11 386 (23.21%) C#
12 377 (22.67%) OOP
13 347 (20.87%) SQL
14 342 (20.57%) .NET
15 322 (19.36%) Web Services
16 320 (19.24%) Git (software)
17 307 (18.46%) MVC
18 301 (18.10%) BDD
19 278 (16.72%) Scrum
20 277 (16.66%) Continuous Integration
21 268 (16.12%) Front End Development
22 259 (15.57%) jQuery
23 247 (14.85%) Linux
24 246 (14.79%) Spring
25 235 (14.13%) RESTful
25 235 (14.13%) Node.js
26 225 (13.53%) Banking
27 220 (13.23%) Oracle
28 219 (13.17%) OOD
29 218 (13.11%) Software Engineering

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 72 (4.33%) Apache
2 68 (4.09%) Tomcat
3 49 (2.95%) CMS
4 42 (2.53%) WebSphere
5 41 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
6 38 (2.29%) WebLogic
7 36 (2.16%) JBoss
8 31 (1.86%) IIS
9 30 (1.80%) Confluence
10 29 (1.74%) nginx
10 29 (1.74%) WordPress
11 26 (1.56%) Apache Solr
12 24 (1.44%) Apache Spark
13 21 (1.26%) Drupal
14 20 (1.20%) Jetty
15 14 (0.84%) Mule
15 14 (0.84%) SharePoint
16 11 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 10 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
18 8 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 45 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.62%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.24%) MS Office
5 3 (0.18%) InVision
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.060%) MS Project
7 1 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (0.90%) Magento
2 7 (0.42%) Documaker
2 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.36%) Beauchamp
3 6 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.18%) Endur
6 2 (0.12%) RMDS
7 1 (0.060%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.060%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.060%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.060%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.060%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.060%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.060%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.060%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 83 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.77%) GitHub
3 38 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.74%) SaaS
5 18 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
8 9 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.54%) OpenShift
9 7 (0.42%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.36%) Force.com
10 6 (0.36%) Heroku
11 5 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.24%) IaaS
12 4 (0.24%) PaaS
13 3 (0.18%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.18%) Google Play
14 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 99 (5.95%) HTTP
2 42 (2.53%) Internet
3 14 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.72%) SSL
5 9 (0.54%) SNMP
6 8 (0.48%) DNS
7 7 (0.42%) DVB
7 7 (0.42%) FTP
7 7 (0.42%) Network Security
8 6 (0.36%) DHCP
8 6 (0.36%) IPsec
8 6 (0.36%) LDAP
9 4 (0.24%) AMQP
9 4 (0.24%) Firewall
10 3 (0.18%) Intranet
10 3 (0.18%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.18%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.060%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.060%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 171 (10.28%) NoSQL
3 138 (8.30%) MySQL
4 127 (7.64%) MongoDB
5 102 (6.13%) Relational Database
6 61 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 56 (3.37%) Oracle Database
8 46 (2.77%) Big Data
9 42 (2.53%) DB2
10 41 (2.47%) Hadoop
10 41 (2.47%) RDBMS
11 36 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
12 34 (2.04%) Neo4j
13 33 (1.98%) OLTP
14 26 (1.56%) Redis
14 26 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 320 (19.24%) Git (software)
2 169 (10.16%) Jenkins
3 168 (10.10%) Subversion
4 146 (8.78%) JIRA
5 136 (8.18%) Maven
6 125 (7.52%) Grunt
7 99 (5.95%) Cucumber
8 98 (5.89%) JUnit
9 90 (5.41%) Jasmine
10 84 (5.05%) gulp
11 68 (4.09%) Selenium
12 65 (3.91%) Eclipse
13 62 (3.73%) Visual Studio
14 58 (3.49%) Gradle
15 55 (3.31%) Ant
16 52 (3.13%) TeamCity
17 50 (3.01%) Hudson
17 50 (3.01%) Karma Test Runner
18 49 (2.95%) Mockito
19 44 (2.65%) Mocha
General
1 405 (24.35%) Finance
2 225 (13.53%) Banking
3 118 (7.10%) Front Office
4 76 (4.57%) Investment Banking
5 72 (4.33%) Retail
6 56 (3.37%) Marketing
7 36 (2.16%) Back Office
8 30 (1.80%) Publishing
9 28 (1.68%) Financial Institution
10 22 (1.32%) Games
11 17 (1.02%) Telecoms
12 13 (0.78%) Advertising
13 10 (0.60%) Electronics
14 8 (0.48%) Automotive
14 8 (0.48%) Law
15 7 (0.42%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.24%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
17 3 (0.18%) Billing
17 3 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1359 (81.72%) Developer
2 277 (16.66%) Java Developer
3 245 (14.73%) JavaScript Developer
4 212 (12.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 184 (11.06%) C# Developer
6 182 (10.94%) Senior Developer
7 138 (8.30%) .NET Developer
8 95 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 90 (5.41%) C++ Developer
10 84 (5.05%) Python Developer
11 81 (4.87%) Angular Developer
12 76 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
13 72 (4.33%) HTML Developer
13 72 (4.33%) PHP Developer
14 67 (4.03%) Agile Developer
15 65 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
16 62 (3.73%) Architect
17 58 (3.49%) iOS Developer
18 53 (3.19%) Node.js Developer
19 52 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 716 (43.05%) HTML
2 649 (39.03%) CSS
3 503 (30.25%) HTML5
4 418 (25.14%) AngularJS
5 392 (23.57%) CSS3
6 342 (20.57%) .NET
7 322 (19.36%) Web Services
8 259 (15.57%) jQuery
9 246 (14.79%) Spring
10 235 (14.13%) Node.js
10 235 (14.13%) RESTful
11 218 (13.11%) React
12 202 (12.15%) XML
13 195 (11.73%) REST
14 163 (9.80%) JSON
15 139 (8.36%) Sass
16 116 (6.98%) Ajax
17 106 (6.37%) J2EE
17 106 (6.37%) SOAP
18 104 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 134 (8.06%) User Experience
2 127 (7.64%) Computer Science
3 111 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 81 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (4.69%) Data Structures
6 73 (4.39%) Derivative
7 66 (3.97%) Fixed Income
8 57 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 53 (3.19%) iPad
9 53 (3.19%) Mobile App
10 47 (2.83%) iPhone
11 40 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (1.80%) Hedge funds
13 27 (1.62%) Fintech
14 24 (1.44%) Management Information System
15 20 (1.20%) Visualisation
16 19 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
17 18 (1.08%) N-Tier
18 17 (1.02%) Equities
18 17 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 247 (14.85%) Linux
2 149 (8.96%) Unix
3 134 (8.06%) Windows
4 92 (5.53%) Apple iOS
5 61 (3.67%) Android
6 27 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.96%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.36%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.18%) Solaris
14 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.12%) Debian
15 2 (0.12%) SUSE
15 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
2 541 (32.53%) TDD
3 377 (22.67%) OOP
4 307 (18.46%) MVC
5 301 (18.10%) BDD
6 278 (16.72%) Scrum
7 277 (16.66%) Continuous Integration
8 268 (16.12%) Front End Development
9 219 (13.17%) OOD
10 218 (13.11%) Software Engineering
11 176 (10.58%) E-Commerce
12 171 (10.28%) Web Development
13 166 (9.98%) Unit Testing
14 154 (9.26%) Multithreading
15 138 (8.30%) Open Source
16 129 (7.76%) SDLC
17 125 (7.52%) Microservices
18 104 (6.25%) UML
19 101 (6.07%) Pair Programming
20 99 (5.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 824 (49.55%) JavaScript
2 592 (35.60%) Java
3 386 (23.21%) C#
4 347 (20.87%) SQL
5 192 (11.55%) Python
6 175 (10.52%) PHP
7 153 (9.20%) C++
8 98 (5.89%) Ruby
9 68 (4.09%) Objective-C
10 63 (3.79%) ES6
10 63 (3.79%) Scala
11 60 (3.61%) Perl
12 47 (2.83%) Apple Swift
13 46 (2.77%) PL/SQL
14 43 (2.59%) C
15 39 (2.35%) Shell Script
16 32 (1.92%) T-SQL
17 26 (1.56%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.56%) VB.NET
17 26 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 148 (8.90%) Degree
2 65 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 46 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.96%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.48%) ISEB
6 6 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.24%) PhD
9 3 (0.18%) CITP
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.12%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.12%) PMP
11 1 (0.060%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.060%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.060%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.75%) QA
2 13 (0.78%) SDET
3 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.18%) GCP
4 2 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.12%) WCAG
5 1 (0.060%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.060%) SLA
5 1 (0.060%) WAI
System Software
1 68 (4.09%) Docker
2 21 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.18%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.12%) GridGain
6 2 (0.12%) NFS
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.12%) Squid
6 2 (0.12%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.060%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.060%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (1.32%) Puppet
3 20 (1.20%) Ansible
4 11 (0.66%) Kubernetes
5 9 (0.54%) Control-M
5 9 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 5 (0.30%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.18%) Oozie
9 2 (0.12%) Kibana
9 2 (0.12%) Perfmon
9 2 (0.12%) SCOM
10 1 (0.060%) CloudHub
10 1 (0.060%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 1 (0.060%) Marathon
10 1 (0.060%) Nagios
10 1 (0.060%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 220 (13.23%) Oracle
2 119 (7.16%) Microsoft
3 41 (2.47%) Sybase
4 36 (2.16%) Adobe
5 35 (2.10%) Zend
6 32 (1.92%) Apple
7 25 (1.50%) Google
7 25 (1.50%) Red Hat
7 25 (1.50%) SAP
8 21 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (1.08%) Atlassian
10 17 (1.02%) hybris
11 16 (0.96%) IBM
12 15 (0.90%) DevExpress
12 15 (0.90%) MuleSoft
13 13 (0.78%) VMware
14 12 (0.72%) Sitecore
15 11 (0.66%) Remedy
15 11 (0.66%) Syncfusion
16 10 (0.60%) Terracotta
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day 6 months, rolling
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500.00 - £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £490 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £450 Per Day plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Catchfish
Rate: NEGOTIABLE DEPENDING ON SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £527 per day
Posted: 3 days ago