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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 50 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 860 1022 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.95% 4.45% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 5.48% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 808 864
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 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.23 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
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
18347 18660 18912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.35% 81.18% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13426 13254 13392
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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 148 240 234
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% +11.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +2 149 £475 -4.76% 69
Croydon -12 8 £413 -
Canary Wharf +1 5 £525 +24.34%
Osterley -2 5 £515 +5.10%
Bromley -4 4 £599 - 1
Uxbridge +6 2 £413 +10.00%
Hammersmith +4 2 £425 +18.05%
Westminster - 2 £440 -
Docklands, London +3 1 - -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 913 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 861 (49.31%) JavaScript
3 720 (41.24%) HTML
4 676 (38.72%) Java
5 643 (36.83%) CSS
6 580 (33.22%) TDD
7 466 (26.69%) HTML5
8 416 (23.83%) Finance
9 406 (23.25%) SQL
10 399 (22.85%) C#
11 385 (22.05%) .NET
12 371 (21.25%) AngularJS
13 362 (20.73%) CSS3
14 334 (19.13%) Web Services
14 334 (19.13%) OOP
15 331 (18.96%) Git (software)
16 330 (18.90%) BDD
17 319 (18.27%) Scrum
18 291 (16.67%) Linux
19 269 (15.41%) OOD
19 269 (15.41%) Continuous Integration
20 268 (15.35%) Spring
21 267 (15.29%) MVC
22 265 (15.18%) jQuery
23 254 (14.55%) RESTful
24 249 (14.26%) Node.js
25 247 (14.15%) Oracle
26 239 (13.69%) SQL Server
26 239 (13.69%) Front End Development
27 228 (13.06%) 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 75 (4.30%) CMS
2 74 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 61 (3.49%) Apache
4 59 (3.38%) WebSphere
5 47 (2.69%) WebLogic
6 42 (2.41%) IIS
7 40 (2.29%) nginx
8 33 (1.89%) JBoss
9 29 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
10 26 (1.49%) WordPress
11 25 (1.43%) Confluence
12 23 (1.32%) Jetty
13 22 (1.26%) Apache Solr
13 22 (1.26%) Drupal
14 21 (1.20%) Mule
15 20 (1.15%) Apache Spark
16 18 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
17 13 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
17 13 (0.74%) SharePoint
18 11 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 61 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.37%) MS Office
3 18 (1.03%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.34%) MS Project
5 6 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (0.69%) Magento
3 11 (0.63%) Endur
3 11 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.40%) Beauchamp
4 7 (0.40%) Documaker
5 5 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.17%) FINCAD Analytics
6 3 (0.17%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.17%) RMDS
7 2 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.057%) Global One
8 1 (0.057%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.057%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.057%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.057%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.057%) Shopify
8 1 (0.057%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 98 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.63%) GitHub
3 45 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.20%) SaaS
5 14 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (0.52%) Force.com
7 9 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.46%) IaaS
8 8 (0.46%) PaaS
9 6 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.34%) Heroku
10 5 (0.29%) Google Play
11 4 (0.23%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.17%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 137 (7.85%) HTTP
2 38 (2.18%) Internet
3 35 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.03%) SSL
5 14 (0.80%) SNMP
6 13 (0.74%) DNS
7 9 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (0.34%) DHCP
8 6 (0.34%) FTP
8 6 (0.34%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.34%) IPsec
8 6 (0.34%) Network Security
9 5 (0.29%) AMQP
10 4 (0.23%) Firewall
11 3 (0.17%) DVB
11 3 (0.17%) Intranet
11 3 (0.17%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.17%) LDAP
11 3 (0.17%) VPN
12 2 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (13.69%) SQL Server
2 191 (10.94%) NoSQL
3 163 (9.34%) MySQL
4 144 (8.25%) Relational Database
5 141 (8.08%) MongoDB
6 80 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 77 (4.41%) Oracle Database
8 64 (3.67%) RDBMS
9 50 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
10 42 (2.41%) Big Data
10 42 (2.41%) Hadoop
11 39 (2.23%) Neo4j
12 36 (2.06%) OLTP
13 35 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 34 (1.95%) Redis
15 33 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
16 30 (1.72%) DB2
17 25 (1.43%) Apache Hive
18 23 (1.32%) KDB
19 21 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 331 (18.96%) Git (software)
2 157 (8.99%) Subversion
3 156 (8.93%) Jenkins
4 150 (8.59%) Maven
5 138 (7.90%) JIRA
6 108 (6.19%) Grunt
7 106 (6.07%) JUnit
8 93 (5.33%) Cucumber
9 72 (4.12%) gulp
10 66 (3.78%) Jasmine
11 61 (3.49%) Selenium
12 57 (3.26%) Eclipse
13 56 (3.21%) Gradle
13 56 (3.21%) Hudson
14 51 (2.92%) Mockito
15 47 (2.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 46 (2.63%) NUnit
17 45 (2.58%) Karma Test Runner
17 45 (2.58%) Visual Studio
18 43 (2.46%) Mocha
General
1 416 (23.83%) Finance
2 207 (11.86%) Banking
3 130 (7.45%) Front Office
4 70 (4.01%) Retail
5 69 (3.95%) Investment Banking
6 52 (2.98%) Marketing
7 33 (1.89%) Back Office
8 28 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 28 (1.60%) Games
9 27 (1.55%) Publishing
10 22 (1.26%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.20%) Law
12 12 (0.69%) Electronics
12 12 (0.69%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.63%) Legal
14 10 (0.57%) Advertising
15 8 (0.46%) Automotive
16 5 (0.29%) International Banking
16 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1427 (81.73%) Developer
2 319 (18.27%) Java Developer
3 246 (14.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 210 (12.03%) Senior Developer
5 190 (10.88%) C# Developer
6 188 (10.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 141 (8.08%) .NET Developer
8 103 (5.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 99 (5.67%) C++ Developer
10 91 (5.21%) Angular Developer
11 80 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
12 78 (4.47%) Senior Java Developer
13 76 (4.35%) Architect
14 71 (4.07%) PHP Developer
15 69 (3.95%) Agile Developer
16 68 (3.89%) Python Developer
17 57 (3.26%) SQL Developer
18 55 (3.15%) HTML Developer
19 51 (2.92%) Linux Developer
20 49 (2.81%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (41.24%) HTML
2 643 (36.83%) CSS
3 466 (26.69%) HTML5
4 385 (22.05%) .NET
5 371 (21.25%) AngularJS
6 362 (20.73%) CSS3
7 334 (19.13%) Web Services
8 268 (15.35%) Spring
9 265 (15.18%) jQuery
10 254 (14.55%) RESTful
11 249 (14.26%) Node.js
12 228 (13.06%) XML
13 226 (12.94%) REST
14 202 (11.57%) React
15 154 (8.82%) JSON
16 147 (8.42%) Sass
17 132 (7.56%) SOAP
18 127 (7.27%) Ajax
19 125 (7.16%) .NET Framework
20 118 (6.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 150 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 131 (7.50%) User Experience
3 81 (4.64%) Algorithms
4 78 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (4.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 66 (3.78%) Derivative
7 63 (3.61%) Fixed Income
8 55 (3.15%) Data Structures
9 48 (2.75%) Mobile App
10 47 (2.69%) iPad
11 44 (2.52%) Hedge funds
12 40 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
13 35 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
14 29 (1.66%) Management Information System
15 27 (1.55%) iPhone
15 27 (1.55%) N-Tier
16 23 (1.32%) Fintech
16 23 (1.32%) Mathematics
17 21 (1.20%) Visualisation
18 18 (1.03%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 291 (16.67%) Linux
2 166 (9.51%) Unix
3 129 (7.39%) Windows
4 64 (3.67%) Apple iOS
5 48 (2.75%) Android
6 25 (1.43%) Windows Server
7 24 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.34%) CoreOS
10 6 (0.34%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.29%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.23%) CentOS
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.11%) Debian
15 1 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.057%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 913 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (33.22%) TDD
3 334 (19.13%) OOP
4 330 (18.90%) BDD
5 319 (18.27%) Scrum
6 269 (15.41%) Continuous Integration
6 269 (15.41%) OOD
7 267 (15.29%) MVC
8 239 (13.69%) Front End Development
9 216 (12.37%) E-Commerce
10 215 (12.31%) Software Engineering
11 200 (11.45%) Multithreading
12 162 (9.28%) Web Development
13 149 (8.53%) Unit Testing
14 146 (8.36%) SDLC
15 128 (7.33%) Open Source
16 115 (6.59%) SOA
17 103 (5.90%) UML
18 102 (5.84%) Microservices
19 94 (5.38%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 861 (49.31%) JavaScript
2 676 (38.72%) Java
3 406 (23.25%) SQL
4 399 (22.85%) C#
5 186 (10.65%) Python
6 172 (9.85%) C++
7 146 (8.36%) PHP
8 115 (6.59%) Ruby
9 72 (4.12%) Perl
10 71 (4.07%) Scala
11 50 (2.86%) Shell Script
12 48 (2.75%) Objective-C
12 48 (2.75%) PL/SQL
13 46 (2.63%) ES6
14 45 (2.58%) T-SQL
15 43 (2.46%) VBA
16 37 (2.12%) PowerShell
17 31 (1.78%) C
18 26 (1.49%) Apex Code
18 26 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 177 (10.14%) Degree
2 47 (2.69%) Security Cleared
3 33 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.57%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.40%) PhD
6 6 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.23%) ISEB
8 4 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.17%) CITP
9 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.17%) PMP
10 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.057%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.057%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.057%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.057%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.07%) QA
2 5 (0.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.29%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.29%) SDET
2 5 (0.29%) SLA
3 4 (0.23%) ISO20022
4 3 (0.17%) MiFID
5 2 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.057%) WCAG
System Software
1 80 (4.58%) Docker
2 11 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.40%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.34%) Ceph
4 6 (0.34%) etcd
4 6 (0.34%) flannel
4 6 (0.34%) GlusterFS
4 6 (0.34%) LXC
4 6 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.11%) GridGain
5 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.11%) vSphere
6 1 (0.057%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.057%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.057%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.057%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (2.12%) Puppet
3 29 (1.66%) Ansible
4 17 (0.97%) Kibana
4 17 (0.97%) logstash
5 15 (0.86%) Grafana
5 15 (0.86%) Salt
5 15 (0.86%) Uchiwa
6 9 (0.52%) Control-M
7 8 (0.46%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 6 (0.34%) Graphite
9 6 (0.34%) HAProxy
9 6 (0.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (0.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (0.34%) rkt
10 5 (0.29%) BladeLogic
10 5 (0.29%) SCCM
11 4 (0.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 247 (14.15%) Oracle
2 141 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 48 (2.75%) Sybase
4 33 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 28 (1.60%) Apple
5 28 (1.60%) Zend
6 26 (1.49%) hybris
6 26 (1.49%) IBM
6 26 (1.49%) Sitecore
7 25 (1.43%) Adobe
7 25 (1.43%) Google
7 25 (1.43%) Red Hat
8 21 (1.20%) VMware
9 19 (1.09%) SAP
10 18 (1.03%) Atlassian
11 16 (0.92%) TIBCO
12 14 (0.80%) DevExpress
13 12 (0.69%) ATG
13 12 (0.69%) Syncfusion
14 11 (0.63%) HP
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