The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 228 207 209
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing OOP 225 249 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.04% 1.11% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.33% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 199 202
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £319 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £32.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-50.99% -18.37%
OOP
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
18420 18662 19290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.87% 83.55% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13252 13314 14225
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £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 197 227 252
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.56 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.89% +0.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in London

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOP across the London region.

OOP Daily Rate Trend in London

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in London

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the London region.

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in London

OOP
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 OOP within the London region over the 3 months to 5 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 +13 41 £425 +6.25% 28
Bromley - 6 £375 -
Docklands, London - 2 £500 -
Northwood - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £425 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 340 (68.27%) OO
2 228 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (43.98%) JavaScript
4 180 (36.14%) CSS
5 178 (35.74%) HTML
6 167 (33.53%) TDD
7 153 (30.72%) C#
8 150 (30.12%) Java
9 127 (25.50%) MVC
10 123 (24.70%) BDD
11 118 (23.69%) .NET
12 105 (21.08%) Web Services
13 104 (20.88%) HTML5
14 101 (20.28%) jQuery
15 99 (19.88%) Git (software)
16 98 (19.68%) AngularJS
17 97 (19.48%) SQL
18 95 (19.08%) PHP
19 86 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
19 86 (17.27%) CSS3
20 82 (16.47%) Finance
21 75 (15.06%) REST
22 73 (14.66%) SQL Server
23 72 (14.46%) Front End Development
24 71 (14.26%) Scrum
25 69 (13.86%) RESTful
26 63 (12.65%) E-Commerce
27 60 (12.05%) Python
28 59 (11.85%) NoSQL
29 58 (11.65%) Sass

OOP
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 31 (6.22%) Apache
2 22 (4.42%) CMS
3 17 (3.41%) WordPress
4 15 (3.01%) Drupal
5 13 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (2.01%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.61%) Confluence
8 6 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.00%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.00%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.80%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.60%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.60%) nginx
12 2 (0.40%) Kentico
12 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.20%) JBoss
13 1 (0.20%) SAS
13 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.01%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.40%) Magento
2 2 (0.40%) Summit
3 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.21%) SaaS
4 9 (1.81%) GitHub
5 6 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.20%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (1.20%) Google Play
6 5 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.00%) Force.com
6 5 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.40%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.20%) G Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.03%) HTTP
2 14 (2.81%) Internet
3 12 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.01%) SSL
5 6 (1.20%) DVB
6 4 (0.80%) FTP
7 3 (0.60%) DNS
7 3 (0.60%) Intranet
8 2 (0.40%) DHCP
8 2 (0.40%) IPsec
8 2 (0.40%) Network Security
9 1 (0.20%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.20%) Firewall
9 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.20%) ICMP
9 1 (0.20%) LDAP
9 1 (0.20%) SMTP
9 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 59 (11.85%) NoSQL
3 41 (8.23%) MySQL
4 39 (7.83%) Relational Database
5 24 (4.82%) MongoDB
6 17 (3.41%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.01%) Couchbase
9 10 (2.01%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.81%) DB2
11 8 (1.61%) Sybase ASE
12 7 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.20%) Redis
14 5 (1.00%) Big Data
14 5 (1.00%) SimpleDB
14 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 99 (19.88%) Git (software)
2 54 (10.84%) Jenkins
3 52 (10.44%) Subversion
4 45 (9.04%) WebDriver
5 42 (8.43%) Selenium
6 33 (6.63%) Grunt
7 31 (6.22%) Cucumber
8 28 (5.62%) gulp
9 24 (4.82%) JIRA
9 24 (4.82%) NUnit
10 21 (4.22%) SpecFlow
11 20 (4.02%) Bower
12 19 (3.82%) Jasmine
12 19 (3.82%) RSpec
13 18 (3.61%) Maven
14 17 (3.41%) Mockito
14 17 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (3.41%) Visual Studio
15 16 (3.21%) JUnit
15 16 (3.21%) Mocha
General
1 82 (16.47%) Finance
2 56 (11.24%) Banking
3 40 (8.03%) Retail
4 31 (6.22%) Front Office
5 21 (4.22%) Marketing
6 19 (3.82%) Games
7 18 (3.61%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.21%) Advertising
9 9 (1.81%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.81%) Publishing
10 5 (1.00%) Back Office
11 4 (0.80%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 391 (78.51%) Developer
2 62 (12.45%) C# Developer
3 54 (10.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 54 (10.84%) Java Developer
4 39 (7.83%) .NET Developer
5 38 (7.63%) PHP Developer
6 32 (6.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 31 (6.22%) Python Developer
8 30 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 26 (5.22%) Web Developer
10 24 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 23 (4.62%) Quantitative Developer
12 21 (4.22%) Architect
12 21 (4.22%) Full Stack Developer
13 20 (4.02%) Developer in Test
14 19 (3.82%) Angular Developer
15 17 (3.41%) SQL Developer
16 16 (3.21%) Software Developer
17 14 (2.81%) iOS Developer
17 14 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (36.14%) CSS
2 178 (35.74%) HTML
3 118 (23.69%) .NET
4 105 (21.08%) Web Services
5 104 (20.88%) HTML5
6 101 (20.28%) jQuery
7 98 (19.68%) AngularJS
8 86 (17.27%) CSS3
9 75 (15.06%) REST
10 69 (13.86%) RESTful
11 58 (11.65%) Sass
12 52 (10.44%) JSON
13 50 (10.04%) Node.js
14 44 (8.84%) ASP.NET
15 41 (8.23%) XML
16 39 (7.83%) .NET Framework
17 35 (7.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 33 (6.63%) LESS
19 32 (6.43%) React
20 30 (6.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.64%) User Experience
2 34 (6.83%) Algorithms
3 30 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 28 (5.62%) Derivative
5 25 (5.02%) Fixed Income
6 23 (4.62%) Data Structures
7 16 (3.21%) Market Risk
8 15 (3.01%) Mathematics
9 14 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (2.21%) Mobile App
12 10 (2.01%) Client/Server
12 10 (2.01%) Equities
12 10 (2.01%) Fintech
12 10 (2.01%) STB
13 8 (1.61%) Video on Demand
13 8 (1.61%) Virtual Team
14 7 (1.41%) Physics
15 6 (1.20%) Digital TV
15 6 (1.20%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.84%) Linux
2 37 (7.43%) Unix
2 37 (7.43%) Windows
3 25 (5.02%) Apple iOS
4 20 (4.02%) Android
5 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.80%) Solaris
6 4 (0.80%) SUSE
6 4 (0.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.20%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (68.27%) OO
2 228 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (33.53%) TDD
4 127 (25.50%) MVC
5 123 (24.70%) BDD
6 86 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
7 72 (14.46%) Front End Development
8 71 (14.26%) Scrum
9 63 (12.65%) E-Commerce
10 49 (9.84%) Microservices
11 48 (9.64%) Web Development
12 42 (8.43%) Open Source
12 42 (8.43%) Responsive Web Design
13 41 (8.23%) Unit Testing
14 38 (7.63%) DevOps
15 36 (7.23%) Software Engineering
16 32 (6.43%) Automated Testing
17 29 (5.82%) ATDD
18 28 (5.62%) Pair Programming
18 28 (5.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 219 (43.98%) JavaScript
2 153 (30.72%) C#
3 150 (30.12%) Java
4 97 (19.48%) SQL
5 95 (19.08%) PHP
6 60 (12.05%) Python
7 43 (8.63%) C++
8 38 (7.63%) Ruby
9 25 (5.02%) C
10 22 (4.42%) Scala
11 19 (3.82%) Go
12 14 (2.81%) Apple Swift
13 13 (2.61%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.01%) Objective-C
14 10 (2.01%) Perl
15 8 (1.61%) Clojure
15 8 (1.61%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.61%) VBA
16 7 (1.41%) Apex Code
16 7 (1.41%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 50 (10.04%) Degree
2 6 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.40%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.40%) ISEB
5 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.63%) QA
2 27 (5.42%) SDET
3 3 (0.60%) GCP
4 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.40%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (4.62%) Docker
2 18 (3.61%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.80%) NFS
3 4 (0.80%) Squid
4 2 (0.40%) HDFS
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.61%) Puppet
3 5 (1.00%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.00%) Terraform
4 3 (0.60%) Kibana
4 3 (0.60%) logstash
5 2 (0.40%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.40%) Control-M
5 2 (0.40%) Grafana
6 1 (0.20%) Marathon
6 1 (0.20%) Oozie
6 1 (0.20%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (5.82%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.22%) Oracle
3 19 (3.82%) Zend
4 12 (2.41%) SAP
5 9 (1.81%) Google
6 8 (1.61%) Sybase
7 7 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.20%) Apigee
8 6 (1.20%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.20%) Remedy
9 4 (0.80%) Algorithmics
9 4 (0.80%) MuleSoft
9 4 (0.80%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.60%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.40%) Adobe
11 2 (0.40%) Apple
11 2 (0.40%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.40%) hybris
11 2 (0.40%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.40%) Tradeweb
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