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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 172 230 187
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -43
Contract jobs citing OOP 297 209 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.37% 0.91% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.12% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 162 233
Median daily rate £438 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.88 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +26.69%
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
18254 18596 18605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.93% 80.96% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13370 13091 13337
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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 153 261 231
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +44 55 £453 +9.69% 31
Croydon - 4 £363 -
Uxbridge - 4 £364 -
Osterley - 3 £515 -
Canary Wharf +3 1 £525 +0.96%
Wembley - 1 £425 -
Westminster - 1 £425 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 326 (64.68%) OO
2 272 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (51.98%) JavaScript
4 225 (44.64%) HTML
5 189 (37.50%) CSS
6 187 (37.10%) Java
7 174 (34.52%) TDD
8 147 (29.17%) HTML5
9 134 (26.59%) jQuery
10 132 (26.19%) CSS3
11 124 (24.60%) .NET
12 121 (24.01%) AngularJS
13 116 (23.02%) C#
14 109 (21.63%) Git (software)
15 106 (21.03%) BDD
16 105 (20.83%) MySQL
17 98 (19.44%) Node.js
18 91 (18.06%) Scrum
19 88 (17.46%) SQL
20 86 (17.06%) SQL Server
21 85 (16.87%) NoSQL
22 83 (16.47%) REST
22 83 (16.47%) Web Services
23 82 (16.27%) Finance
24 79 (15.67%) Spring
25 78 (15.48%) MVC
25 78 (15.48%) JSON
26 74 (14.68%) PHP
27 69 (13.69%) Oracle
28 64 (12.70%) E-Commerce

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 98 (19.44%) Node.js
2 35 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 25 (4.96%) CMS
4 22 (4.37%) Apache
4 22 (4.37%) nginx
5 18 (3.57%) JBoss
5 18 (3.57%) Jetty
6 12 (2.38%) Drupal
7 10 (1.98%) GlassFish
7 10 (1.98%) WordPress
8 8 (1.59%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (1.19%) IIS
11 5 (0.99%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.99%) Confluence
12 4 (0.79%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.79%) Magnolia
12 4 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (2.38%) Endur
2 8 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.79%) Magento
5 3 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.40%) Revive Adserver
6 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.20%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.38%) SaaS
3 8 (1.59%) Force.com
3 8 (1.59%) GitHub
4 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.79%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.79%) Heroku
7 3 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.60%) Google Play
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.40%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.20%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.55%) HTTP
2 14 (2.78%) DNS
3 9 (1.79%) SSL
4 7 (1.39%) DHCP
4 7 (1.39%) FTP
4 7 (1.39%) Internet
4 7 (1.39%) IPsec
4 7 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.79%) Network Security
6 3 (0.60%) Firewall
6 3 (0.60%) SNMP
7 2 (0.40%) SSH
8 1 (0.20%) DVB
8 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.20%) Intranet
8 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (20.83%) MySQL
2 86 (17.06%) SQL Server
3 85 (16.87%) NoSQL
4 58 (11.51%) Relational Database
5 32 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (6.15%) MongoDB
7 23 (4.56%) RDBMS
8 19 (3.77%) Apache Hive
8 19 (3.77%) Neo4j
8 19 (3.77%) Redis
9 18 (3.57%) Impala
9 18 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (2.38%) Jackrabbit
11 11 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.98%) Big Data
12 10 (1.98%) DB2
13 7 (1.39%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 109 (21.63%) Git (software)
2 46 (9.13%) Grunt
2 46 (9.13%) Subversion
3 40 (7.94%) JUnit
4 31 (6.15%) Maven
4 31 (6.15%) TeamCity
5 30 (5.95%) Selenium
6 27 (5.36%) JIRA
7 25 (4.96%) Jasmine
7 25 (4.96%) Jenkins
8 23 (4.56%) Mockito
9 22 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (4.17%) NUnit
11 18 (3.57%) Ant
11 18 (3.57%) WebDriver
12 17 (3.37%) gulp
13 12 (2.38%) Bower
13 12 (2.38%) Cucumber
13 12 (2.38%) Mocha
13 12 (2.38%) MSTest
General
1 82 (16.27%) Finance
2 50 (9.92%) Banking
3 35 (6.94%) Front Office
4 20 (3.97%) Marketing
5 18 (3.57%) Games
6 16 (3.17%) Advertising
7 15 (2.98%) Retail
8 8 (1.59%) Back Office
9 6 (1.19%) Publishing
10 5 (0.99%) Automotive
10 5 (0.99%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.99%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.60%) Legal
12 2 (0.40%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 441 (87.50%) Developer
2 83 (16.47%) Java Developer
2 83 (16.47%) Senior Developer
3 47 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 46 (9.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 44 (8.73%) C# Developer
6 42 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 42 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 33 (6.55%) .NET Developer
8 32 (6.35%) Python Developer
9 31 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
10 29 (5.75%) Angular Developer
10 29 (5.75%) Software Developer
11 26 (5.16%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 23 (4.56%) SQL Developer
13 22 (4.37%) C++ Developer
14 21 (4.17%) Front Office Developer
15 20 (3.97%) Node.js Developer
15 20 (3.97%) Web Developer
16 19 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (44.64%) HTML
2 189 (37.50%) CSS
3 147 (29.17%) HTML5
4 134 (26.59%) jQuery
5 132 (26.19%) CSS3
6 124 (24.60%) .NET
7 121 (24.01%) AngularJS
8 83 (16.47%) REST
8 83 (16.47%) Web Services
9 79 (15.67%) Spring
10 78 (15.48%) JSON
11 57 (11.31%) RESTful
12 56 (11.11%) Sass
13 53 (10.52%) XML
14 46 (9.13%) Ajax
15 45 (8.93%) .NET Framework
16 43 (8.53%) SOAP
17 38 (7.54%) Struts
18 37 (7.34%) ASP.NET
19 36 (7.14%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.34%) User Experience
2 28 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 23 (4.56%) Derivative
4 18 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.37%) Data Structures
6 16 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.58%) Statistics
8 11 (2.18%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (2.18%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.79%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.59%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.59%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.59%) Market Risk
11 7 (1.39%) iPhone
12 6 (1.19%) Equities
12 6 (1.19%) STB
12 6 (1.19%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 57 (11.31%) Linux
2 54 (10.71%) Windows
3 35 (6.94%) Unix
4 28 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 24 (4.76%) Android
6 10 (1.98%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.40%) CentOS
10 2 (0.40%) Debian
10 2 (0.40%) Solaris
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (64.68%) OO
2 272 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (34.52%) TDD
4 106 (21.03%) BDD
5 91 (18.06%) Scrum
6 78 (15.48%) MVC
7 64 (12.70%) E-Commerce
8 63 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (10.32%) Web Development
10 46 (9.13%) Front End Development
11 40 (7.94%) Multithreading
12 39 (7.74%) Software Engineering
13 38 (7.54%) Test Automation
13 38 (7.54%) Unit Testing
14 31 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
15 30 (5.95%) High Availability
16 29 (5.75%) CRM
16 29 (5.75%) Open Source
17 27 (5.36%) Microservices
18 25 (4.96%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 262 (51.98%) JavaScript
2 187 (37.10%) Java
3 116 (23.02%) C#
4 88 (17.46%) SQL
5 74 (14.68%) PHP
6 53 (10.52%) Python
7 43 (8.53%) C++
8 36 (7.14%) Ruby
9 26 (5.16%) T-SQL
10 20 (3.97%) Objective-C
11 17 (3.37%) Perl
12 16 (3.17%) Apple Swift
12 16 (3.17%) Scala
13 15 (2.98%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.38%) Apex Code
14 12 (2.38%) VC++
15 11 (2.18%) PowerShell
15 11 (2.18%) SOQL
16 7 (1.39%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (9.72%) Degree
2 12 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.18%) MCPD
3 11 (2.18%) MCSD
4 5 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) PhD
5 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) CITP
6 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.37%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.20%) SDET
2 1 (0.20%) WAI
2 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (2.38%) Docker
2 9 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.40%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.20%) HDFS
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.20%) Ansible
2 1 (0.20%) logstash
2 1 (0.20%) Nagios
2 1 (0.20%) Oozie
2 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (13.69%) Oracle
2 30 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (2.38%) OpenLink
5 10 (1.98%) Apple
5 10 (1.98%) Sybase
6 9 (1.79%) Google
7 7 (1.39%) Zend
8 6 (1.19%) hybris
9 5 (0.99%) Remedy
10 4 (0.79%) Interwoven
10 4 (0.79%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.60%) RedGate
11 3 (0.60%) Sencha
12 2 (0.40%) DoubleClick
12 2 (0.40%) Nuxeo
12 2 (0.40%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.40%) SAP
12 2 (0.40%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.20%) Sage
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