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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
England / London
Rank 61 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing OO 726 790 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.75% 3.85% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 4.57% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 623 814
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +16.66%

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
16365 17295 16935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.53% 84.25% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11791 12229 12258
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 207 191
Median hourly rate £30.43 £25.94 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +26.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +19 108 £500 +11.11% 46
Canary Wharf +9 10 £600 -
Docklands, London +3 5 - -
Osterley +3 2 £438 -7.89%
Croydon -13 2 £481 +18.46% 2
Hounslow - 2 - - 1
Uxbridge -1 1 - -
Westminster -9 1 £475 -13.63%
Finchley - 1 £425 -
Bromley - 1 £575 -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 819 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
2 747 (46.63%) JavaScript
3 645 (40.26%) Java
4 631 (39.39%) HTML
5 594 (37.08%) CSS
6 533 (33.27%) TDD
7 390 (24.34%) HTML5
8 383 (23.91%) C#
9 352 (21.97%) Finance
10 348 (21.72%) SQL
11 339 (21.16%) AngularJS
12 330 (20.60%) OOP
13 313 (19.54%) Web Services
14 306 (19.10%) CSS3
15 271 (16.92%) .NET
16 269 (16.79%) Git (software)
17 265 (16.54%) Scrum
18 262 (16.35%) MVC
19 257 (16.04%) Banking
20 248 (15.48%) XML
21 247 (15.42%) Python
22 238 (14.86%) RESTful
23 234 (14.61%) BDD
24 231 (14.42%) Linux
25 212 (13.23%) Spring
25 212 (13.23%) jQuery
26 210 (13.11%) Node.js
27 207 (12.92%) Oracle
28 205 (12.80%) OOD
29 199 (12.42%) React

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 74 (4.62%) Apache
2 53 (3.31%) Tomcat
3 46 (2.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 45 (2.81%) Confluence
5 41 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 40 (2.50%) Apache Solr
7 34 (2.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 32 (2.00%) WebLogic
9 27 (1.69%) JBoss
10 25 (1.56%) CMS
10 25 (1.56%) WebSphere
11 24 (1.50%) Apache Spark
12 17 (1.06%) WordPress
13 14 (0.87%) SharePoint
14 13 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
15 12 (0.75%) Drupal
15 12 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
16 11 (0.69%) IIS
17 9 (0.56%) OpenStack
18 8 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.81%) MS Office
4 8 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.12%) InVision
5 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.062%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (1.31%) Magento
2 6 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.31%) Endur
4 4 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.12%) Global One
5 2 (0.12%) Minerva
5 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.12%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.12%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.062%) RMDS
6 1 (0.062%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.062%) SAP EHS
6 1 (0.062%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.062%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.062%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 76 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.37%) GitHub
4 15 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
8 9 (0.56%) SaaS
9 7 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.37%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.25%) Google Play
12 4 (0.25%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.19%) Force.com
13 3 (0.19%) IaaS
14 2 (0.12%) PaaS
14 2 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.87%) HTTP
2 32 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 28 (1.75%) Internet
4 13 (0.81%) LDAP
5 12 (0.75%) SSL
6 5 (0.31%) Network Security
6 5 (0.31%) OpenVPN
7 4 (0.25%) DNS
7 4 (0.25%) Firewall
7 4 (0.25%) FTP
7 4 (0.25%) Intranet
8 3 (0.19%) AMQP
8 3 (0.19%) DVB
8 3 (0.19%) SNMP
9 2 (0.12%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.12%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.12%) DHCP
9 2 (0.12%) IPsec
10 1 (0.062%) LAN
10 1 (0.062%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 149 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 102 (6.37%) NoSQL
4 86 (5.37%) MySQL
5 69 (4.31%) MongoDB
6 63 (3.93%) Oracle Database
7 55 (3.43%) Big Data
8 34 (2.12%) Hadoop
9 33 (2.06%) DB2
10 32 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 32 (2.00%) RDBMS
11 29 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 28 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
13 27 (1.69%) OLTP
14 23 (1.44%) KDB
15 22 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (1.25%) Redis
17 19 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
18 16 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 269 (16.79%) Git (software)
2 153 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 139 (8.68%) JIRA
4 136 (8.49%) Subversion
5 101 (6.30%) Maven
6 97 (6.05%) Jasmine
7 91 (5.68%) Grunt
8 70 (4.37%) Selenium
9 67 (4.18%) Cucumber
10 64 (4.00%) gulp
11 61 (3.81%) JUnit
12 53 (3.31%) WebDriver
13 48 (3.00%) TeamCity
14 45 (2.81%) Mockito
15 43 (2.68%) Gradle
16 42 (2.62%) Mocha
16 42 (2.62%) NUnit
17 41 (2.56%) Ant
18 37 (2.31%) Hudson
18 37 (2.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 352 (21.97%) Finance
2 257 (16.04%) Banking
3 134 (8.36%) Front Office
4 118 (7.37%) Investment Banking
5 57 (3.56%) Retail
6 47 (2.93%) Back Office
7 40 (2.50%) Games
8 31 (1.94%) Marketing
9 21 (1.31%) Publishing
10 20 (1.25%) Law
11 19 (1.19%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.87%) Advertising
13 9 (0.56%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.44%) Automotive
15 6 (0.37%) Legal
15 6 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.31%) Private Banking
17 4 (0.25%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.19%) Billing
19 2 (0.12%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 1300 (81.15%) Developer
2 278 (17.35%) Java Developer
3 210 (13.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 176 (10.99%) Senior Developer
5 165 (10.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 163 (10.17%) C# Developer
7 96 (5.99%) .NET Developer
8 93 (5.81%) Python Developer
9 90 (5.62%) C++ Developer
10 80 (4.99%) Architect
11 73 (4.56%) Agile Developer
12 66 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
13 62 (3.87%) Full Stack Developer
14 61 (3.81%) Angular Developer
15 57 (3.56%) HTML Developer
16 53 (3.31%) Node.js Developer
16 53 (3.31%) Web Developer
17 49 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
18 47 (2.93%) PHP Developer
19 45 (2.81%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 631 (39.39%) HTML
2 594 (37.08%) CSS
3 390 (24.34%) HTML5
4 339 (21.16%) AngularJS
5 313 (19.54%) Web Services
6 306 (19.10%) CSS3
7 271 (16.92%) .NET
8 248 (15.48%) XML
9 238 (14.86%) RESTful
10 212 (13.23%) jQuery
10 212 (13.23%) Spring
11 210 (13.11%) Node.js
12 199 (12.42%) React
13 191 (11.92%) JSON
14 158 (9.86%) REST
15 148 (9.24%) SOAP
16 114 (7.12%) J2EE
17 110 (6.87%) Ajax
18 105 (6.55%) Sass
19 102 (6.37%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 112 (6.99%) Computer Science
2 102 (6.37%) Data Structures
3 98 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 95 (5.93%) User Experience
5 89 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 75 (4.68%) Derivative
7 69 (4.31%) Fixed Income
8 67 (4.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 47 (2.93%) Equities
10 46 (2.87%) Mathematics
11 42 (2.62%) Mobile App
12 39 (2.43%) Market Risk
13 31 (1.94%) Fintech
14 28 (1.75%) iPhone
15 27 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
16 26 (1.62%) Management Information System
17 25 (1.56%) iPad
18 17 (1.06%) Virtual Team
19 16 (1.00%) Statistics
20 15 (0.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 231 (14.42%) Linux
2 152 (9.49%) Unix
3 124 (7.74%) Windows
4 72 (4.49%) Apple iOS
5 54 (3.37%) Android
6 21 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 17 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.87%) CentOS
8 14 (0.87%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.56%) Windows Phone
10 8 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.25%) Solaris
13 4 (0.25%) SUSE
13 4 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.25%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 819 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
2 533 (33.27%) TDD
3 330 (20.60%) OOP
4 265 (16.54%) Scrum
5 262 (16.35%) MVC
6 234 (14.61%) BDD
7 205 (12.80%) OOD
8 197 (12.30%) Front End Development
9 185 (11.55%) Software Engineering
10 179 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
11 158 (9.86%) Unit Testing
12 147 (9.18%) SDLC
13 146 (9.11%) E-Commerce
14 134 (8.36%) Multithreading
15 121 (7.55%) SOA
16 120 (7.49%) Web Development
17 110 (6.87%) Microservices
18 97 (6.05%) UML
19 95 (5.93%) Open Source
20 93 (5.81%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 747 (46.63%) JavaScript
2 645 (40.26%) Java
3 383 (23.91%) C#
4 348 (21.72%) SQL
5 247 (15.42%) Python
6 175 (10.92%) C++
7 147 (9.18%) PHP
8 78 (4.87%) Perl
9 71 (4.43%) Scala
10 66 (4.12%) ES6
11 58 (3.62%) Ruby
12 56 (3.50%) C
13 54 (3.37%) PL/SQL
14 36 (2.25%) Apple Swift
14 36 (2.25%) Objective-C
14 36 (2.25%) T-SQL
15 31 (1.94%) Shell Script
16 29 (1.81%) TypeScript
17 28 (1.75%) Go
18 21 (1.31%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 101 (6.30%) Degree
2 59 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 45 (2.81%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.00%) PhD
5 15 (0.94%) ISEB
6 12 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.69%) Sun Certification
8 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.12%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.12%) MCAD
10 2 (0.12%) MCSD
10 2 (0.12%) MCTS
11 1 (0.062%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.062%) OCMJD
11 1 (0.062%) OCPJWCD
11 1 (0.062%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.062%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.31%) QA
2 15 (0.94%) SDET
3 13 (0.81%) MiFID
4 11 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (0.69%) EMIR
5 7 (0.44%) SLA
6 4 (0.25%) Basel III
6 4 (0.25%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.12%) GCP
8 1 (0.062%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.062%) WCAG
System Software
1 70 (4.37%) Docker
2 7 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.25%) NFS
3 4 (0.25%) Squid
4 3 (0.19%) Varnish
5 1 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (2.25%) Puppet
2 32 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.81%) Ansible
4 8 (0.50%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.25%) Control-M
5 4 (0.25%) Terraform
6 3 (0.19%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.062%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.062%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.062%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.062%) Kibana
7 1 (0.062%) logstash
7 1 (0.062%) Marathon
7 1 (0.062%) MOM
7 1 (0.062%) Nagios
7 1 (0.062%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.062%) Salt
7 1 (0.062%) WMI
Vendors
1 207 (12.92%) Oracle
2 99 (6.18%) Microsoft
3 65 (4.06%) Adobe
4 46 (2.87%) Sybase
5 40 (2.50%) hybris
6 35 (2.18%) Zend
7 31 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 29 (1.81%) Google
9 25 (1.56%) Atlassian
10 23 (1.44%) Perforce
11 16 (1.00%) DevExpress
12 15 (0.94%) Apigee
12 15 (0.94%) Apple
12 15 (0.94%) IBM
13 13 (0.81%) BEA
14 12 (0.75%) MuleSoft
15 11 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.69%) SAP
16 10 (0.62%) Sitecore
16 10 (0.62%) Splunk
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