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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 204 225 194
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Contract jobs citing OOP 270 225 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.18% 0.96% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.15% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 181 214
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £40.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 - £38.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 - £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.44%
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
19637 19518 19670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.98% 83.26% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14080 14002 13948
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 219 246
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.78 £52.02 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +33 50 £415 -5.62% 30
Bromley - 5 £375 -
Uxbridge - 3 £360 -
Feltham - 2 £468 -
Docklands, London - 2 £500 -
Wimbledon 0 1 £275 -
Southwark -2 1 £475 +46.15%
Osterley - 1 £515 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 384 (66.32%) OO
2 310 (53.54%) JavaScript
3 288 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
4 253 (43.70%) HTML
5 246 (42.49%) CSS
6 184 (31.78%) TDD
7 182 (31.43%) Java
8 172 (29.71%) HTML5
9 161 (27.81%) jQuery
10 152 (26.25%) CSS3
11 144 (24.87%) BDD
12 142 (24.53%) AngularJS
13 132 (22.80%) C#
14 129 (22.28%) .NET
15 127 (21.93%) Git (software)
16 123 (21.24%) MVC
17 118 (20.38%) SQL
18 114 (19.69%) Finance
19 113 (19.52%) PHP
20 104 (17.96%) Web Services
21 91 (15.72%) Front End Development
22 90 (15.54%) Continuous Integration
23 88 (15.20%) Scrum
24 86 (14.85%) Node.js
25 84 (14.51%) REST
25 84 (14.51%) Sass
26 83 (14.34%) Banking
27 78 (13.47%) NoSQL
28 77 (13.30%) MySQL
29 75 (12.95%) JSON

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 30 (5.18%) Apache
2 29 (5.01%) CMS
3 20 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 18 (3.11%) WordPress
5 15 (2.59%) Drupal
6 14 (2.42%) nginx
7 11 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.90%) Jetty
8 8 (1.38%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.21%) Confluence
9 7 (1.21%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.69%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.35%) JBoss
12 2 (0.35%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (1.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) Magento
3 2 (0.35%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Summit
4 1 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.17%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.97%) SaaS
2 21 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.07%) GitHub
5 8 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.21%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (0.86%) Force.com
9 4 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.69%) Google Play
10 3 (0.52%) Heroku
10 3 (0.52%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.17%) IaaS
11 1 (0.17%) PaaS
11 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.22%) HTTP
2 16 (2.76%) Internet
3 12 (2.07%) SSL
4 10 (1.73%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.38%) DNS
6 7 (1.21%) DVB
6 7 (1.21%) FTP
7 6 (1.04%) DHCP
7 6 (1.04%) IPsec
7 6 (1.04%) Network Security
8 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.35%) Intranet
8 2 (0.35%) SNMP
8 2 (0.35%) Wireless
9 1 (0.17%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.17%) Firewall
9 1 (0.17%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (13.47%) NoSQL
2 77 (13.30%) MySQL
3 72 (12.44%) SQL Server
4 40 (6.91%) Relational Database
5 27 (4.66%) MongoDB
6 20 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 19 (3.28%) DB2
8 16 (2.76%) Redis
9 13 (2.25%) Apache Hive
10 12 (2.07%) Impala
11 11 (1.90%) Neo4j
12 9 (1.55%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (1.38%) Sybase ASE
14 7 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.21%) SimpleDB
15 6 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (1.04%) Couchbase
16 5 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 127 (21.93%) Git (software)
2 60 (10.36%) Grunt
3 58 (10.02%) Subversion
4 52 (8.98%) Jenkins
5 48 (8.29%) Selenium
6 43 (7.43%) WebDriver
7 37 (6.39%) gulp
7 37 (6.39%) JUnit
8 34 (5.87%) Cucumber
8 34 (5.87%) JIRA
8 34 (5.87%) Maven
9 29 (5.01%) Jasmine
10 25 (4.32%) Bower
11 22 (3.80%) RSpec
12 20 (3.45%) Ant
12 20 (3.45%) NUnit
13 19 (3.28%) Mocha
14 18 (3.11%) TeamCity
15 16 (2.76%) Mockito
15 16 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 114 (19.69%) Finance
2 83 (14.34%) Banking
3 37 (6.39%) Front Office
4 35 (6.04%) Retail
5 24 (4.15%) Games
6 22 (3.80%) Advertising
6 22 (3.80%) Marketing
7 16 (2.76%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.21%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.21%) Publishing
9 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 480 (82.90%) Developer
2 74 (12.78%) Java Developer
3 72 (12.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 62 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 59 (10.19%) C# Developer
6 55 (9.50%) PHP Developer
7 48 (8.29%) .NET Developer
8 45 (7.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 43 (7.43%) Full Stack Developer
10 38 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
11 37 (6.39%) Python Developer
12 35 (6.04%) Web Developer
13 31 (5.35%) Angular Developer
14 29 (5.01%) C# .NET Developer
15 26 (4.49%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 24 (4.15%) SQL Developer
17 17 (2.94%) iOS Developer
17 17 (2.94%) UI Developer
18 15 (2.59%) Android Developer
18 15 (2.59%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (43.70%) HTML
2 246 (42.49%) CSS
3 172 (29.71%) HTML5
4 161 (27.81%) jQuery
5 152 (26.25%) CSS3
6 142 (24.53%) AngularJS
7 129 (22.28%) .NET
8 104 (17.96%) Web Services
9 86 (14.85%) Node.js
10 84 (14.51%) REST
10 84 (14.51%) Sass
11 75 (12.95%) JSON
12 55 (9.50%) Spring
13 52 (8.98%) XML
14 47 (8.12%) RESTful
15 42 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 41 (7.08%) LESS
17 37 (6.39%) React
18 36 (6.22%) Ajax
18 36 (6.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.19%) User Experience
2 51 (8.81%) Algorithms
3 31 (5.35%) Derivative
4 26 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 25 (4.32%) Fixed Income
6 24 (4.15%) Data Structures
7 19 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.25%) STB
9 9 (1.55%) Market Risk
10 8 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (1.38%) Mobile Banking
10 8 (1.38%) Statistics
11 7 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.21%) Digital TV
11 7 (1.21%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.04%) Equities
12 6 (1.04%) Fintech
13 5 (0.86%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.54%) Linux
2 50 (8.64%) Unix
3 46 (7.94%) Windows
4 33 (5.70%) Apple iOS
5 24 (4.15%) Android
6 11 (1.90%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.35%) CentOS
8 2 (0.35%) Debian
8 2 (0.35%) Solaris
8 2 (0.35%) SUSE
8 2 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (66.32%) OO
2 288 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (31.78%) TDD
4 144 (24.87%) BDD
5 123 (21.24%) MVC
6 91 (15.72%) Front End Development
7 90 (15.54%) Continuous Integration
8 88 (15.20%) Scrum
9 66 (11.40%) Web Development
10 62 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 50 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
12 46 (7.94%) Test Automation
13 44 (7.60%) Software Engineering
14 42 (7.25%) Open Source
15 37 (6.39%) Microservices
16 35 (6.04%) Unit Testing
17 28 (4.84%) Automated Testing
17 28 (4.84%) Kanban
18 27 (4.66%) DevOps
19 26 (4.49%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 310 (53.54%) JavaScript
2 182 (31.43%) Java
3 132 (22.80%) C#
4 118 (20.38%) SQL
5 113 (19.52%) PHP
6 63 (10.88%) Python
7 50 (8.64%) Ruby
8 49 (8.46%) C++
9 29 (5.01%) Scala
10 25 (4.32%) C
11 20 (3.45%) Apple Swift
11 20 (3.45%) Objective-C
11 20 (3.45%) PowerShell
11 20 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.73%) Apex Code
12 10 (1.73%) Clojure
12 10 (1.73%) PHP 5
12 10 (1.73%) VB
12 10 (1.73%) VBA
13 9 (1.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (11.23%) Degree
2 7 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.52%) MCPD
4 3 (0.52%) MCSD
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.35%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) CITP
6 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.17%) PhD
6 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.25%) QA
2 22 (3.80%) SDET
3 3 (0.52%) GCP
4 2 (0.35%) MiFID
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) WAI
5 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.63%) Docker
3 4 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.35%) HDFS
4 2 (0.35%) NFS
4 2 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (1.55%) Puppet
2 5 (0.86%) BladeLogic
2 5 (0.86%) Control-M
2 5 (0.86%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.52%) Kibana
3 3 (0.52%) logstash
4 2 (0.35%) Grafana
5 1 (0.17%) Marathon
Vendors
1 55 (9.50%) Oracle
2 19 (3.28%) Sybase
2 19 (3.28%) Zend
3 16 (2.76%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.07%) SAP
5 11 (1.90%) Remedy
5 11 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.21%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.04%) Google
8 5 (0.86%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.69%) Apigee
9 4 (0.69%) Apple
9 4 (0.69%) Sencha
9 4 (0.69%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.52%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.35%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.35%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.35%) Cisco
11 2 (0.35%) Murex
11 2 (0.35%) Splunk
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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City of Westminster
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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