The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 75 54 83
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Contract jobs citing OO 218 276 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.26% 3.21% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 4.50% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 170 98
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £35.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7027 6129 6497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.73% 71.38% 70.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4022 3386 3158
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 245 322
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OO
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OO
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

OO Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

OO
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 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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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
Berkshire -21 49 £338 -10.00% 26
Hampshire -22 49 £350 -4.76% 37
Surrey -5 42 £294 -2.08% 31
Buckinghamshire -14 30 £400 -2.43% 9
West Sussex -4 12 £356 +3.26% 5
Oxfordshire -24 11 £375 +15.38% 17
Kent -3 9 £323 +11.59% 18
East Sussex -10 5 - - 7
Middlesex 0 4 £319 +2.00% 3
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OO 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 OO.

1 225 (53.07%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (43.63%) JavaScript
3 160 (37.74%) HTML
4 146 (34.43%) CSS
5 128 (30.19%) .NET
6 122 (28.77%) Java
6 122 (28.77%) C#
7 116 (27.36%) Scrum
8 106 (25.00%) MVC
9 102 (24.06%) TDD
10 93 (21.93%) jQuery
11 90 (21.23%) SQL
12 84 (19.81%) Finance
13 75 (17.69%) Software Engineering
14 72 (16.98%) OOD
15 71 (16.75%) Linux
16 68 (16.04%) Oracle
17 67 (15.80%) C++
17 67 (15.80%) OOP
17 67 (15.80%) HTML5
18 66 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
19 65 (15.33%) ASP.NET
20 64 (15.09%) SOA
20 64 (15.09%) AngularJS
21 63 (14.86%) XML
22 62 (14.62%) PHP
23 57 (13.44%) Web Development
24 55 (12.97%) Web Services
25 54 (12.74%) Subversion
26 53 (12.50%) BDD

OO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (6.13%) Apache
2 25 (5.90%) Node.js
3 17 (4.01%) IIS
3 17 (4.01%) CMS
4 14 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.07%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (3.07%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.83%) WordPress
7 9 (2.12%) Drupal
7 9 (2.12%) JBoss
8 7 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.65%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.42%) Confluence
10 5 (1.18%) Mule
10 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.18%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (0.94%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.71%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.71%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.71%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) Blender
4 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.59%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.71%) SAP MRS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.24%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.24%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.94%) SaaS
3 3 (0.71%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.66%) Internet
2 19 (4.48%) HTTP
3 7 (1.65%) SAN
4 6 (1.42%) SSL
4 6 (1.42%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.42%) NAS
5 5 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.47%) 3G
6 2 (0.47%) WiMAX
6 2 (0.47%) LTE
7 1 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.24%) SSH
7 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.24%) NFC
7 1 (0.24%) DVB
7 1 (0.24%) RFID
7 1 (0.24%) FTP
7 1 (0.24%) ATM
7 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.85%) MySQL
3 30 (7.08%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.66%) NoSQL
5 23 (5.42%) Oracle Database
6 18 (4.25%) Big Data
7 13 (3.07%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.83%) Apache Hive
9 11 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.89%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.65%) DB2
12 7 (1.65%) HBase
13 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.42%) Couchbase
13 6 (1.42%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.94%) Ingres
15 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (12.74%) Subversion
2 48 (11.32%) Git (software)
3 26 (6.13%) Eclipse
4 23 (5.42%) NUnit
5 17 (4.01%) JUnit
6 16 (3.77%) Grunt
7 15 (3.54%) QUnit
8 14 (3.30%) PHPUnit
9 13 (3.07%) Jenkins
10 12 (2.83%) Visual Studio
11 11 (2.59%) ClearCase
11 11 (2.59%) Ant
11 11 (2.59%) JIRA
11 11 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (2.59%) GoogleTest
12 10 (2.36%) CppUnit
12 10 (2.36%) Jasmine
13 9 (2.12%) Rational Rose
14 7 (1.65%) Selenium
14 7 (1.65%) Maven
General
1 84 (19.81%) Finance
2 19 (4.48%) Electronics
2 19 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.01%) Marketing
4 13 (3.07%) Automotive
5 11 (2.59%) Retail
6 9 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.65%) Advertising
7 7 (1.65%) Billing
8 6 (1.42%) Back Office
8 6 (1.42%) Banking
9 5 (1.18%) Legal
9 5 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.71%) Military
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 305 (71.93%) Developer
2 46 (10.85%) PHP Developer
3 43 (10.14%) .NET Developer
4 39 (9.20%) Software Engineer
5 37 (8.73%) Java Developer
6 31 (7.31%) Senior Developer
7 28 (6.60%) C# Developer
7 28 (6.60%) Front-End Developer
8 26 (6.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 25 (5.90%) Software Developer
10 19 (4.48%) Development Manager
10 19 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (4.25%) Business Analyst
11 18 (4.25%) Analyst
11 18 (4.25%) Programmer
11 18 (4.25%) Web Developer
12 15 (3.54%) Agile Business Analyst
12 15 (3.54%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 13 (3.07%) Web Manager
13 13 (3.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (37.74%) HTML
2 146 (34.43%) CSS
3 128 (30.19%) .NET
4 93 (21.93%) jQuery
5 67 (15.80%) HTML5
6 65 (15.33%) ASP.NET
7 64 (15.09%) AngularJS
8 63 (14.86%) XML
9 55 (12.97%) Web Services
10 49 (11.56%) Backbone.js
10 49 (11.56%) CSS3
11 48 (11.32%) WCF
12 46 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 42 (9.91%) REST
14 40 (9.43%) KnockoutJS
14 40 (9.43%) SOAP
15 33 (7.78%) Hibernate
15 33 (7.78%) Ajax
16 30 (7.08%) J2EE
17 26 (6.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.31%) Open Source
1 31 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.08%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.13%) N-Tier
4 23 (5.42%) Mobile App
4 23 (5.42%) User Experience
5 17 (4.01%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.30%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.36%) GIS
8 10 (2.36%) Derivative
9 9 (2.12%) DTV
10 8 (1.89%) EPoS
10 8 (1.89%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.65%) iPhone
12 6 (1.42%) Visualisation
13 5 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.94%) Animation
15 3 (0.71%) IPTV
15 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 71 (16.75%) Linux
2 44 (10.38%) Windows
3 42 (9.91%) UNIX
4 21 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.07%) Android
6 11 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.65%) Debian
8 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.24%) Solaris
10 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (53.07%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (27.36%) Scrum
3 106 (25.00%) MVC
4 102 (24.06%) TDD
5 75 (17.69%) Software Engineering
6 72 (16.98%) OOD
7 67 (15.80%) OOP
8 66 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (15.09%) SOA
10 57 (13.44%) Web Development
11 53 (12.50%) BDD
12 43 (10.14%) UML
13 42 (9.91%) Project Management
14 36 (8.49%) Multithreading
15 35 (8.25%) Unit Testing
16 29 (6.84%) Domain-Driven Design
17 23 (5.42%) Coaching
18 22 (5.19%) Data Modelling
19 21 (4.95%) PRINCE2
19 21 (4.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 185 (43.63%) JavaScript
2 122 (28.77%) C#
2 122 (28.77%) Java
3 90 (21.23%) SQL
4 67 (15.80%) C++
5 62 (14.62%) PHP
6 38 (8.96%) C
7 32 (7.55%) Ruby
8 30 (7.08%) Python
9 26 (6.13%) Perl
9 26 (6.13%) PHP5
10 25 (5.90%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.12%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.12%) Objective-C
11 9 (2.12%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.89%) ABAP
12 8 (1.89%) VBScript
13 7 (1.65%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.65%) Groovy
13 7 (1.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (10.38%) Degree
2 30 (7.08%) Security Cleared
3 23 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.47%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) HND
6 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.01%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.18%) SCCM
2 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.47%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.24%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 68 (16.04%) Oracle
2 50 (11.79%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.13%) SAP
4 16 (3.77%) Zend
5 11 (2.59%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.12%) Google
7 7 (1.65%) Sybase
7 7 (1.65%) Software AG
8 6 (1.42%) Hitachi
8 6 (1.42%) IBM
8 6 (1.42%) Tableau
8 6 (1.42%) RapidMiner
8 6 (1.42%) Facebook
8 6 (1.42%) Hortonworks
8 6 (1.42%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.18%) hybris
9 5 (1.18%) ESRI
9 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.94%) Informatica
10 4 (0.94%) Rackspace
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