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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 58 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing OO 840 903 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.91% 4.00% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 4.79% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 720 878
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £25.00 £55.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -54.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
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
18213 18867 18977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.83% 83.63% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13470 13994
Median daily rate £485 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 226 250
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +22 132 £488 +8.33% 50
Canary Wharf +12 15 £513 -18.00%
Bromley - 8 £375 -
Docklands, London +5 7 - -
Croydon -18 4 £481 +20.31% 1
Westminster -4 2 £450 -18.18%
Finchley - 2 £425 -
Osterley +5 1 £425 -15.00% 2
Northwood - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 829 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 788 (47.53%) JavaScript
3 678 (40.89%) HTML
4 633 (38.18%) CSS
5 622 (37.52%) Java
6 528 (31.85%) TDD
7 445 (26.84%) HTML5
8 397 (23.94%) AngularJS
8 397 (23.94%) C#
9 381 (22.98%) Finance
10 345 (20.81%) SQL
11 341 (20.57%) CSS3
12 336 (20.27%) OOP
13 321 (19.36%) Web Services
14 310 (18.70%) Git (software)
15 309 (18.64%) MVC
16 297 (17.91%) .NET
17 267 (16.10%) BDD
18 250 (15.08%) Scrum
19 247 (14.90%) RESTful
20 246 (14.84%) Banking
21 242 (14.60%) Front End Development
22 238 (14.35%) Python
23 231 (13.93%) jQuery
23 231 (13.93%) Node.js
24 229 (13.81%) React
25 226 (13.63%) Oracle
26 225 (13.57%) XML
27 221 (13.33%) OOD
28 218 (13.15%) Linux

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 73 (4.40%) Apache
2 60 (3.62%) Tomcat
3 50 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
3 50 (3.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 42 (2.53%) Apache Solr
5 41 (2.47%) Confluence
6 36 (2.17%) JBoss
7 28 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 27 (1.63%) CMS
8 27 (1.63%) WebLogic
9 24 (1.45%) WebSphere
10 23 (1.39%) Apache Spark
11 20 (1.21%) Drupal
12 16 (0.97%) IIS
13 15 (0.90%) WordPress
14 12 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (0.72%) SharePoint
14 12 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
15 11 (0.66%) nginx
16 9 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (2.23%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.51%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.84%) MS Office
4 9 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.24%) InVision
6 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.060%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (1.27%) Magento
2 6 (0.36%) Endur
3 5 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.12%) Documaker
6 2 (0.12%) Global One
6 2 (0.12%) Minerva
6 2 (0.12%) RMDS
6 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.12%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.12%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.060%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.060%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.060%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.060%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.060%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 86 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.29%) GitHub
4 19 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.09%) SaaS
6 15 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.36%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.36%) Google Play
12 5 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
12 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.30%) Force.com
12 5 (0.30%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.18%) IaaS
15 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 2 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 69 (4.16%) HTTP
2 36 (2.17%) Internet
3 17 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.66%) SSL
5 10 (0.60%) LDAP
6 5 (0.30%) OpenVPN
7 4 (0.24%) DNS
7 4 (0.24%) DVB
7 4 (0.24%) Firewall
7 4 (0.24%) FTP
7 4 (0.24%) Intranet
8 3 (0.18%) AMQP
8 3 (0.18%) Network Security
8 3 (0.18%) SNMP
9 2 (0.12%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.12%) DHCP
9 2 (0.12%) IPsec
10 1 (0.060%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.060%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.060%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 133 (8.02%) Relational Database
3 129 (7.78%) NoSQL
4 109 (6.57%) MySQL
5 99 (5.97%) MongoDB
6 59 (3.56%) Oracle Database
7 52 (3.14%) Big Data
8 48 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 37 (2.23%) RDBMS
10 35 (2.11%) Hadoop
11 33 (1.99%) DB2
12 29 (1.75%) OLTP
13 28 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 25 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.45%) Redis
15 24 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 15 (0.90%) Neo4j
18 15 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 310 (18.70%) Git (software)
2 156 (9.41%) Subversion
3 153 (9.23%) Jenkins
4 131 (7.90%) JIRA
5 113 (6.82%) Grunt
6 98 (5.91%) Jasmine
7 91 (5.49%) Maven
8 73 (4.40%) Cucumber
8 73 (4.40%) gulp
9 71 (4.28%) Selenium
10 67 (4.04%) JUnit
11 54 (3.26%) WebDriver
12 53 (3.20%) TeamCity
13 49 (2.96%) Karma Test Runner
14 48 (2.90%) Eclipse
14 48 (2.90%) Mocha
15 46 (2.77%) Visual Studio
16 45 (2.71%) NUnit
17 39 (2.35%) Gradle
18 38 (2.29%) Mockito
General
1 381 (22.98%) Finance
2 246 (14.84%) Banking
3 129 (7.78%) Front Office
4 106 (6.39%) Investment Banking
5 64 (3.86%) Retail
6 39 (2.35%) Marketing
7 38 (2.29%) Back Office
8 32 (1.93%) Games
9 30 (1.81%) Publishing
10 27 (1.63%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.78%) Advertising
12 12 (0.72%) Telecoms
13 10 (0.60%) Automotive
14 6 (0.36%) Private Banking
15 5 (0.30%) Law
16 4 (0.24%) Legal
16 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.18%) Billing
17 3 (0.18%) Electronics
17 3 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1328 (80.10%) Developer
2 278 (16.77%) Java Developer
3 230 (13.87%) JavaScript Developer
4 203 (12.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 174 (10.49%) Senior Developer
6 169 (10.19%) C# Developer
7 108 (6.51%) .NET Developer
8 92 (5.55%) Python Developer
9 81 (4.89%) C++ Developer
10 77 (4.64%) Agile Developer
11 75 (4.52%) Architect
12 73 (4.40%) Angular Developer
13 72 (4.34%) C# .NET Developer
13 72 (4.34%) HTML Developer
14 65 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
15 58 (3.50%) Web Developer
16 57 (3.44%) PHP Developer
17 52 (3.14%) Node.js Developer
18 49 (2.96%) Agile Java Developer
18 49 (2.96%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 678 (40.89%) HTML
2 633 (38.18%) CSS
3 445 (26.84%) HTML5
4 397 (23.94%) AngularJS
5 341 (20.57%) CSS3
6 321 (19.36%) Web Services
7 297 (17.91%) .NET
8 247 (14.90%) RESTful
9 231 (13.93%) jQuery
9 231 (13.93%) Node.js
10 229 (13.81%) React
11 225 (13.57%) XML
12 215 (12.97%) Spring
13 182 (10.98%) REST
14 179 (10.80%) JSON
15 127 (7.66%) Sass
15 127 (7.66%) SOAP
16 115 (6.94%) Ajax
17 113 (6.82%) J2EE
18 101 (6.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 122 (7.36%) Computer Science
2 118 (7.12%) Algorithms
3 106 (6.39%) User Experience
4 103 (6.21%) Data Structures
5 95 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (4.04%) Derivative
7 65 (3.92%) Fixed Income
8 58 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 40 (2.41%) Mobile App
10 38 (2.29%) Equities
11 37 (2.23%) Mathematics
12 36 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
12 36 (2.17%) Market Risk
13 35 (2.11%) Fintech
14 33 (1.99%) iPhone
15 28 (1.69%) iPad
16 21 (1.27%) Management Information System
17 19 (1.15%) N-Tier
17 19 (1.15%) Statistics
17 19 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 218 (13.15%) Linux
2 144 (8.69%) Unix
3 120 (7.24%) Windows
4 77 (4.64%) Apple iOS
5 61 (3.68%) Android
6 21 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.60%) Windows Phone
7 10 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.30%) Solaris
11 4 (0.24%) SUSE
11 4 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.24%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.060%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 528 (31.85%) TDD
3 336 (20.27%) OOP
4 309 (18.64%) MVC
5 267 (16.10%) BDD
6 250 (15.08%) Scrum
7 242 (14.60%) Front End Development
8 221 (13.33%) OOD
9 206 (12.42%) Software Engineering
10 204 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
11 172 (10.37%) Unit Testing
12 158 (9.53%) Web Development
13 150 (9.05%) E-Commerce
14 149 (8.99%) SDLC
15 133 (8.02%) Multithreading
16 124 (7.48%) Open Source
17 119 (7.18%) Microservices
18 116 (7.00%) SOA
19 104 (6.27%) UML
20 92 (5.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 788 (47.53%) JavaScript
2 622 (37.52%) Java
3 397 (23.94%) C#
4 345 (20.81%) SQL
5 238 (14.35%) Python
6 167 (10.07%) C++
7 156 (9.41%) PHP
8 77 (4.64%) Perl
9 76 (4.58%) Scala
10 71 (4.28%) ES6
11 68 (4.10%) Ruby
12 49 (2.96%) PL/SQL
13 47 (2.83%) C
14 44 (2.65%) Objective-C
15 36 (2.17%) TypeScript
16 35 (2.11%) Apple Swift
17 33 (1.99%) T-SQL
18 26 (1.57%) Go
19 24 (1.45%) Groovy
20 23 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 116 (7.00%) Degree
2 62 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 45 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.03%) ISEB
5 14 (0.84%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.72%) PhD
7 11 (0.66%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.60%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.12%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.12%) MCAD
11 2 (0.12%) MCSD
11 2 (0.12%) MCTS
12 1 (0.060%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.060%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.060%) OCMJD
12 1 (0.060%) OCPJWCD
12 1 (0.060%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.060%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.34%) QA
2 20 (1.21%) SDET
3 6 (0.36%) SLA
4 4 (0.24%) Basel III
4 4 (0.24%) CRD IV
4 4 (0.24%) MiFID
5 3 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.18%) EMIR
5 3 (0.18%) GCP
6 1 (0.060%) WAI
6 1 (0.060%) WCAG
System Software
1 66 (3.98%) Docker
2 12 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.24%) NFS
4 4 (0.24%) Squid
4 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.18%) Varnish
6 1 (0.060%) HDFS
6 1 (0.060%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.060%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.060%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (2.23%) Ansible
2 34 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (1.87%) Puppet
4 11 (0.66%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.30%) Control-M
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.18%) Perfmon
6 3 (0.18%) Terraform
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.060%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.060%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.060%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.060%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.060%) Kibana
8 1 (0.060%) logstash
8 1 (0.060%) Marathon
8 1 (0.060%) MOM
8 1 (0.060%) Nagios
8 1 (0.060%) Salt
8 1 (0.060%) SCOM
Vendors
1 226 (13.63%) Oracle
2 107 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 68 (4.10%) Adobe
4 47 (2.83%) Sybase
5 39 (2.35%) Zend
6 30 (1.81%) Google
7 29 (1.75%) hybris
8 25 (1.51%) Atlassian
9 22 (1.33%) Red Hat
10 21 (1.27%) Apple
11 20 (1.21%) SAP
12 18 (1.09%) IBM
13 17 (1.03%) DevExpress
14 13 (0.78%) Apigee
14 13 (0.78%) MuleSoft
15 12 (0.72%) BEA
15 12 (0.72%) Perforce
16 11 (0.66%) Twitter
17 10 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
17 10 (0.60%) Terracotta
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