The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 154 160 170
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing OOP 314 308 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.38% 1.29% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.69% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 227 221
Average daily rate
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£380 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.97 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +53.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17554 18215 19228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.04% 76.36% 73.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12350 12597 12707
Average daily rate £440 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 274 355
Average hourly rate £20.16 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.97 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
OOP
England

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the London region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 40 £425 - 55
Croydon - 6 £300 -
Hounslow +11 2 £380 -12.64%
Romford - 2 £450 -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Chessington - - - -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 388 (68.19%) OO
2 243 (42.71%) HTML
2 243 (42.71%) JavaScript
3 212 (37.26%) CSS
4 185 (32.51%) TDD
5 166 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 151 (26.54%) Java
7 148 (26.01%) C#
8 145 (25.48%) jQuery
9 136 (23.90%) .NET
10 128 (22.50%) HTML5
11 126 (22.14%) Web Services
12 122 (21.44%) SQL
13 116 (20.39%) PHP
14 100 (17.57%) MVC
15 99 (17.40%) XML
16 96 (16.87%) CSS3
17 87 (15.29%) SQL Server
18 85 (14.94%) ASP.NET
19 81 (14.24%) MySQL
20 80 (14.06%) Git (software)
20 80 (14.06%) BDD
21 78 (13.71%) Scrum
22 75 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
23 68 (11.95%) Python
23 68 (11.95%) E-Commerce
24 66 (11.60%) Android
24 66 (11.60%) Degree
25 65 (11.42%) JSON
26 64 (11.25%) Ajax

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (7.73%) CMS
2 36 (6.33%) Node.js
3 31 (5.45%) Umbraco
4 28 (4.92%) IIS
5 22 (3.87%) SharePoint
6 20 (3.51%) Apache
7 11 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (1.93%) Confluence
8 9 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.41%) WordPress
9 8 (1.41%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.05%) nginx
11 4 (0.70%) Moodle
11 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.70%) Drupal
12 3 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.53%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.35%) Magnolia
Applications
1 7 (1.23%) Photoshop
1 7 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) InDesign
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 16 (2.81%) Magento
2 10 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.18%) Endur
4 1 (0.18%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) SunGard Panorama
4 1 (0.18%) RMDS
4 1 (0.18%) Monis
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.93%) SaaS
2 7 (1.23%) PaaS
3 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.88%) IaaS
5 4 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.53%) Force.com
6 3 (0.53%) Heroku
6 3 (0.53%) GitHub
7 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.04%) HTTP
2 9 (1.58%) Internet
3 8 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.23%) DNS
5 5 (0.88%) Firewall
6 4 (0.70%) SSL
6 4 (0.70%) Intranet
7 3 (0.53%) DVB
8 2 (0.35%) Network Security
8 2 (0.35%) LDAP
9 1 (0.18%) FTP
9 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.18%) RFID
9 1 (0.18%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 81 (14.24%) MySQL
3 29 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.16%) RavenDB
6 17 (2.99%) Redis
6 17 (2.99%) NoSQL
7 16 (2.81%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (2.64%) RDBMS
9 13 (2.28%) Big Data
10 9 (1.58%) SQLite
11 7 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.88%) QlikView
13 5 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.88%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.70%) KDB
14 4 (0.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 80 (14.06%) Git (software)
2 49 (8.61%) Subversion
3 31 (5.45%) TeamCity
4 29 (5.10%) JIRA
4 29 (5.10%) Visual Studio
5 27 (4.75%) Selenium
6 26 (4.57%) Xcode
7 22 (3.87%) Mercurial
8 19 (3.34%) JUnit
9 18 (3.16%) NUnit
9 18 (3.16%) WebDriver
10 17 (2.99%) Jenkins
10 17 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (2.81%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.46%) Eclipse
13 13 (2.28%) Ant
14 11 (1.93%) QuickTest Pro
15 8 (1.41%) Bower
16 7 (1.23%) Jasmine
16 7 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 52 (9.14%) Finance
2 32 (5.62%) Banking
3 23 (4.04%) Investment Banking
4 16 (2.81%) Front Office
5 13 (2.28%) Games
6 12 (2.11%) Retail
6 12 (2.11%) Advertising
7 11 (1.93%) Electronics
8 10 (1.76%) Publishing
9 7 (1.23%) Marketing
10 6 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.05%) Back Office
11 3 (0.53%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.18%) International Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Automotive
12 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 475 (83.48%) Developer
2 65 (11.42%) Senior Developer
3 57 (10.02%) .NET Developer
4 54 (9.49%) PHP Developer
5 44 (7.73%) Android Developer
6 40 (7.03%) Front-End Developer
7 38 (6.68%) Python Developer
8 37 (6.50%) iOS Developer
9 35 (6.15%) Java Developer
10 27 (4.75%) C# Developer
11 24 (4.22%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (4.04%) Web Developer
13 21 (3.69%) Software Engineer
14 19 (3.34%) SharePoint Developer
15 18 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
16 15 (2.64%) Software Developer
17 13 (2.28%) Junior
17 13 (2.28%) Magento Developer
18 12 (2.11%) Umbraco Developer
18 12 (2.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (42.71%) HTML
2 212 (37.26%) CSS
3 145 (25.48%) jQuery
4 136 (23.90%) .NET
5 128 (22.50%) HTML5
6 126 (22.14%) Web Services
7 99 (17.40%) XML
8 96 (16.87%) CSS3
9 85 (14.94%) ASP.NET
10 65 (11.42%) JSON
11 64 (11.25%) Ajax
12 61 (10.72%) REST
13 51 (8.96%) AngularJS
14 49 (8.61%) .NET Framework
15 42 (7.38%) RESTful
16 39 (6.85%) SOAP
17 38 (6.68%) Backbone.js
18 33 (5.80%) Symfony
19 30 (5.27%) Spring
20 28 (4.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.72%) Computer Science
2 36 (6.33%) Open Source
3 34 (5.98%) iPhone
4 27 (4.75%) iPad
5 24 (4.22%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.99%) Animation
7 16 (2.81%) Social Network
8 14 (2.46%) Digital Media
9 12 (2.11%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (1.58%) Streaming Media
12 8 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (1.23%) W3C
13 7 (1.23%) STB
14 6 (1.05%) Equities
14 6 (1.05%) Derivative
14 6 (1.05%) Fixed Income
15 5 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
15 5 (0.88%) Video on Demand
16 4 (0.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 66 (11.60%) Android
2 62 (10.90%) Linux
3 54 (9.49%) Apple iOS
4 52 (9.14%) Windows
5 51 (8.96%) UNIX
6 19 (3.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (68.19%) OO
2 185 (32.51%) TDD
3 166 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (17.57%) MVC
5 80 (14.06%) BDD
6 78 (13.71%) Scrum
7 75 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (11.95%) E-Commerce
9 64 (11.25%) Multithreading
10 63 (11.07%) Unit Testing
11 54 (9.49%) Android Development
12 53 (9.31%) Software Engineering
13 48 (8.44%) iOS Development
14 41 (7.21%) DevOps
14 41 (7.21%) Kanban
14 41 (7.21%) Web Development
15 40 (7.03%) OOD
16 35 (6.15%) Content Management
17 30 (5.27%) Responsive Web Design
18 27 (4.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 243 (42.71%) JavaScript
2 151 (26.54%) Java
3 148 (26.01%) C#
4 122 (21.44%) SQL
5 116 (20.39%) PHP
6 68 (11.95%) Python
7 62 (10.90%) C++
8 39 (6.85%) Objective-C
9 34 (5.98%) Ruby
10 24 (4.22%) C
11 22 (3.87%) PHP5
12 18 (3.16%) T-SQL
13 17 (2.99%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.46%) Scala
15 13 (2.28%) Perl
16 11 (1.93%) Groovy
17 8 (1.41%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.41%) Embedded C
18 7 (1.23%) ActionScript
18 7 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (11.60%) Degree
2 10 (1.76%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.53%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.35%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.35%) GISP
6 1 (0.18%) Brainbench
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.69%) QA
2 4 (0.70%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.35%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.35%) vCloud
1 2 (0.35%) Platform Symphony
1 2 (0.35%) HDFS
2 1 (0.18%) Xen
2 1 (0.18%) KVM
2 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (2.28%) Puppet
2 10 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.70%) Salt
5 2 (0.35%) OpenIDM
5 2 (0.35%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.35%) SCOM
6 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.18%) collectd
6 1 (0.18%) StatsD
6 1 (0.18%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (5.80%) Zend
2 27 (4.75%) Oracle
3 21 (3.69%) Microsoft
4 20 (3.51%) Google
5 18 (3.16%) Facebook
6 16 (2.81%) Apple
7 9 (1.58%) Twitter
8 8 (1.41%) Perforce
9 7 (1.23%) Sybase
9 7 (1.23%) Rackspace
10 6 (1.05%) hybris
11 5 (0.88%) Fidessa
11 5 (0.88%) Adobe
11 5 (0.88%) Splunk
12 4 (0.70%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.70%) IBM
13 3 (0.53%) SAP
13 3 (0.53%) JBoss
13 3 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.53%) 29West
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