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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
England / London
Rank 55 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing OO 718 833 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.71% 3.88% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 4.57% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 639 791
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £619 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +16.00%

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
16407 18228 17337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.80% 84.98% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11873 13026 12367
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 221 198
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +10 112 £500 +8.10% 61
Canary Wharf +8 11 £600 -5.88%
Westminster -1 2 £475 -5.00%
Docklands, London -2 2 £433 -19.08%
Hounslow - 2 - -
Osterley -1 1 £450 -5.26%
Croydon -10 1 £450 +9.09% 1
Twickenham - 1 £350 - 3
Bromley - 1 £163 -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 832 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
2 719 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 667 (42.16%) Java
4 613 (38.75%) HTML
5 583 (36.85%) CSS
6 561 (35.46%) TDD
7 373 (23.58%) C#
8 361 (22.82%) HTML5
9 351 (22.19%) SQL
10 349 (22.06%) Finance
11 332 (20.99%) OOP
12 326 (20.61%) AngularJS
13 295 (18.65%) Web Services
14 288 (18.20%) Scrum
15 284 (17.95%) CSS3
16 282 (17.83%) .NET
17 264 (16.69%) Git (software)
18 260 (16.43%) XML
19 256 (16.18%) Banking
20 241 (15.23%) MVC
21 236 (14.92%) RESTful
22 230 (14.54%) BDD
23 228 (14.41%) Linux
24 224 (14.16%) Python
25 222 (14.03%) OOD
25 222 (14.03%) Spring
26 220 (13.91%) Oracle
27 203 (12.83%) Node.js
28 201 (12.71%) JSON
29 189 (11.95%) 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 56 (3.54%) Apache
2 49 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 48 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 46 (2.91%) Confluence
5 39 (2.47%) WebLogic
6 36 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
7 35 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 34 (2.15%) Apache Solr
9 28 (1.77%) JBoss
9 28 (1.77%) WebSphere
10 24 (1.52%) CMS
11 20 (1.26%) Apache Spark
12 17 (1.07%) WordPress
13 15 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
14 13 (0.82%) SharePoint
14 13 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
15 12 (0.76%) IIS
16 11 (0.70%) Mule
17 10 (0.63%) GlassFish
18 8 (0.51%) Liferay
Applications
1 41 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 15 (0.95%) MS Office
4 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.063%) InVision
7 1 (0.063%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.01%) Magento
2 7 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.38%) Endur
4 5 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.13%) Global One
6 2 (0.13%) Minerva
6 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.13%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.063%) RMDS
7 1 (0.063%) SAP CAR
7 1 (0.063%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.063%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.063%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.063%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.063%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 69 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.53%) GitHub
4 11 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.32%) Google Play
9 5 (0.32%) SaaS
10 4 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.25%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.19%) IaaS
11 3 (0.19%) PaaS
12 2 (0.13%) Office 365
12 2 (0.13%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.13%) Trello
13 1 (0.063%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.10%) HTTP
2 35 (2.21%) Internet
3 29 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.01%) LDAP
5 12 (0.76%) SSL
6 8 (0.51%) Network Security
7 7 (0.44%) Intranet
8 6 (0.38%) FTP
9 3 (0.19%) DNS
9 3 (0.19%) OpenVPN
9 3 (0.19%) SNMP
10 2 (0.13%) AMQP
10 2 (0.13%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.13%) DHCP
10 2 (0.13%) Firewall
10 2 (0.13%) IPsec
10 2 (0.13%) SAN
11 1 (0.063%) Extranet
11 1 (0.063%) LAN
11 1 (0.063%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 167 (10.56%) Relational Database
3 112 (7.08%) NoSQL
4 74 (4.68%) MySQL
5 67 (4.24%) MongoDB
6 65 (4.11%) Oracle Database
7 57 (3.60%) Big Data
8 42 (2.65%) DB2
9 37 (2.34%) RDBMS
10 35 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (1.77%) Hadoop
11 28 (1.77%) KDB
12 27 (1.71%) OLTP
13 25 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
15 21 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (1.14%) Tick Data
17 15 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 264 (16.69%) Git (software)
2 151 (9.54%) Jenkins
3 140 (8.85%) JIRA
4 116 (7.33%) Subversion
5 106 (6.70%) Maven
6 94 (5.94%) Jasmine
7 90 (5.69%) Selenium
8 79 (4.99%) Grunt
9 72 (4.55%) Cucumber
10 70 (4.42%) WebDriver
11 61 (3.86%) JUnit
12 60 (3.79%) Gradle
12 60 (3.79%) gulp
13 49 (3.10%) Hudson
14 48 (3.03%) Ant
15 44 (2.78%) Mockito
16 42 (2.65%) NUnit
16 42 (2.65%) TeamCity
17 41 (2.59%) Mocha
18 38 (2.40%) Moq
General
1 349 (22.06%) Finance
2 256 (16.18%) Banking
3 128 (8.09%) Front Office
4 121 (7.65%) Investment Banking
5 53 (3.35%) Back Office
5 53 (3.35%) Retail
6 40 (2.53%) Games
7 33 (2.09%) Marketing
8 21 (1.33%) Publishing
9 19 (1.20%) Law
10 17 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.88%) Advertising
12 10 (0.63%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.44%) Automotive
14 6 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.32%) Legal
15 5 (0.32%) Prime Brokerage
15 5 (0.32%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.25%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1282 (81.04%) Developer
2 292 (18.46%) Java Developer
3 186 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 172 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 154 (9.73%) C# Developer
6 137 (8.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 106 (6.70%) .NET Developer
8 99 (6.26%) C++ Developer
9 81 (5.12%) Python Developer
10 75 (4.74%) Agile Developer
11 73 (4.61%) Architect
12 70 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
13 69 (4.36%) Full Stack Developer
14 65 (4.11%) Angular Developer
15 56 (3.54%) Senior Java Developer
16 52 (3.29%) Node.js Developer
17 42 (2.65%) Agile Java Developer
17 42 (2.65%) HTML Developer
17 42 (2.65%) PHP Developer
18 40 (2.53%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (38.75%) HTML
2 583 (36.85%) CSS
3 361 (22.82%) HTML5
4 326 (20.61%) AngularJS
5 295 (18.65%) Web Services
6 284 (17.95%) CSS3
7 282 (17.83%) .NET
8 260 (16.43%) XML
9 236 (14.92%) RESTful
10 222 (14.03%) Spring
11 203 (12.83%) Node.js
12 201 (12.71%) JSON
13 189 (11.95%) React
14 187 (11.82%) jQuery
15 165 (10.43%) SOAP
16 147 (9.29%) REST
17 110 (6.95%) J2EE
18 108 (6.83%) Ajax
19 93 (5.88%) Hibernate
20 84 (5.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 117 (7.40%) Computer Science
2 104 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (6.13%) Data Structures
4 96 (6.07%) Algorithms
5 75 (4.74%) User Experience
6 74 (4.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 71 (4.49%) Derivative
8 55 (3.48%) Fixed Income
9 54 (3.41%) Equities
10 50 (3.16%) Mobile App
11 41 (2.59%) Market Risk
12 39 (2.47%) Fintech
13 26 (1.64%) Management Information System
14 23 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
15 21 (1.33%) iPad
16 20 (1.26%) Virtual Team
17 19 (1.20%) iPhone
18 15 (0.95%) Client/Server
18 15 (0.95%) Equity Derivative
18 15 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 228 (14.41%) Linux
2 150 (9.48%) Unix
3 116 (7.33%) Windows
4 61 (3.86%) Apple iOS
5 58 (3.67%) Android
6 20 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 19 (1.20%) CentOS
8 15 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.51%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
12 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.25%) Solaris
13 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.19%) SUSE
14 3 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.063%) Debian
16 1 (0.063%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 832 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (35.46%) TDD
3 332 (20.99%) OOP
4 288 (18.20%) Scrum
5 241 (15.23%) MVC
6 230 (14.54%) BDD
7 222 (14.03%) OOD
8 175 (11.06%) Software Engineering
9 173 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
10 168 (10.62%) Front End Development
11 157 (9.92%) SDLC
12 138 (8.72%) E-Commerce
13 137 (8.66%) SOA
14 134 (8.47%) Unit Testing
15 128 (8.09%) Multithreading
16 109 (6.89%) Microservices
17 106 (6.70%) Web Development
18 101 (6.38%) Kanban
19 95 (6.01%) DevOps
20 92 (5.82%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 719 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 667 (42.16%) Java
3 373 (23.58%) C#
4 351 (22.19%) SQL
5 224 (14.16%) Python
6 176 (11.13%) C++
7 113 (7.14%) PHP
8 71 (4.49%) ES6
9 69 (4.36%) Ruby
10 67 (4.24%) Perl
11 66 (4.17%) Scala
12 47 (2.97%) C
13 46 (2.91%) PL/SQL
14 44 (2.78%) Shell Script
15 43 (2.72%) T-SQL
16 35 (2.21%) TypeScript
17 31 (1.96%) Apple Swift
18 29 (1.83%) Objective-C
19 21 (1.33%) Go
20 20 (1.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 114 (7.21%) Degree
2 56 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.33%) PhD
5 15 (0.95%) ISEB
5 15 (0.95%) Sun Certification
6 12 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.70%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.13%) MCAD
10 2 (0.13%) MCSD
10 2 (0.13%) MCTS
11 1 (0.063%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.063%) CAPM
11 1 (0.063%) OCMJD
11 1 (0.063%) OCPJWCD
11 1 (0.063%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.063%) PMP
11 1 (0.063%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.24%) QA
2 24 (1.52%) MiFID
3 19 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 19 (1.20%) EMIR
4 18 (1.14%) SDET
5 10 (0.63%) SLA
6 4 (0.25%) Basel III
6 4 (0.25%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.13%) GCP
System Software
1 81 (5.12%) Docker
2 5 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.19%) NFS
4 3 (0.19%) Squid
4 3 (0.19%) Varnish
5 1 (0.063%) HDFS
5 1 (0.063%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.063%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (2.59%) Puppet
2 39 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.45%) Ansible
4 4 (0.25%) Terraform
5 3 (0.19%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.13%) Control-M
6 2 (0.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.13%) PowerBroker
7 1 (0.063%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.063%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.063%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.063%) Kibana
7 1 (0.063%) logstash
7 1 (0.063%) Marathon
7 1 (0.063%) MOM
7 1 (0.063%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.063%) Salt
7 1 (0.063%) WMI
Vendors
1 220 (13.91%) Oracle
2 91 (5.75%) Microsoft
3 64 (4.05%) Adobe
4 50 (3.16%) Sybase
5 42 (2.65%) hybris
6 34 (2.15%) Red Hat
7 32 (2.02%) Perforce
8 29 (1.83%) Zend
9 26 (1.64%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.39%) Apigee
11 20 (1.26%) Google
12 18 (1.14%) IBM
13 15 (0.95%) DevExpress
13 15 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (0.82%) BEA
14 13 (0.82%) SAP
15 10 (0.63%) TIBCO
16 9 (0.57%) Apple
16 9 (0.57%) Bloomberg
16 9 (0.57%) Sitecore
London
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Solutions - JP Morgan
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350.00 - £415.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £300.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £150 to £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
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South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 Per Day - £550 Per Day
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London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
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London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £1000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £200 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
World First
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Central London / West End
Gamesys
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