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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 103 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Contract jobs citing OO 183 243 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.09% 2.48% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 3.12% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 148 101
Median daily rate £390 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £260 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £425 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Median hourly rate £41.75 £36.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.38% -11.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.35 £33.68 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.69%
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
7153 7791 7100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.78% 79.39% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4364 4776 3975
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 256 262
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +62.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Hampshire -30 45 £375 +10.29% 22
Oxfordshire +7 41 £400 +8.47% 10
Berkshire +8 32 £375 +25.00% 17
Surrey -5 15 £425 +8.28% 19
West Sussex -2 14 £450 +28.57% 2
Middlesex +9 12 £438 +12.90% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 9 £325 -16.66% 10
Kent +5 7 £348 +6.92% 5
East Sussex -1 4 £400 +14.28% 5
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Sussex -1 1 - -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 South East region with a requirement for OO.

1 112 (37.46%) JavaScript
2 104 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (29.43%) Linux
4 86 (28.76%) Java
5 84 (28.09%) HTML
6 80 (26.76%) CSS
7 69 (23.08%) C++
8 63 (21.07%) C#
9 61 (20.40%) Software Engineering
10 60 (20.07%) SQL
10 60 (20.07%) AngularJS
11 59 (19.73%) .NET
11 59 (19.73%) Subversion
12 57 (19.06%) OOP
13 53 (17.73%) PHP
13 53 (17.73%) MVC
14 52 (17.39%) OOD
15 47 (15.72%) Python
15 47 (15.72%) Web Development
16 46 (15.38%) Security Cleared
17 45 (15.05%) Unit Testing
17 45 (15.05%) TDD
18 44 (14.72%) Git (software)
19 43 (14.38%) SQL Server
20 42 (14.05%) Windows
20 42 (14.05%) SC Cleared
21 41 (13.71%) jQuery
21 41 (13.71%) C
22 40 (13.38%) HTML5
23 38 (12.71%) Multithreading

OO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (8.03%) Apache
2 13 (4.35%) nginx
3 11 (3.68%) CMS
3 11 (3.68%) Drupal
4 10 (3.34%) JBoss
5 9 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (2.68%) IIS
7 7 (2.34%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.01%) WordPress
9 5 (1.67%) Confluence
10 4 (1.34%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.67%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.67%) ColdFusion MX
12 2 (0.67%) JRun
12 2 (0.67%) MODX
12 2 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
2 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.00%) SAP CRM
1 3 (1.00%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.33%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.35%) PaaS
2 13 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (3.01%) SaaS
6 8 (2.68%) Boomi
7 3 (1.00%) HP Helion
7 3 (1.00%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.01%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.68%) FTP
2 8 (2.68%) HTTP
2 8 (2.68%) Internet
3 5 (1.67%) Network Security
3 5 (1.67%) RS-232
4 4 (1.34%) VoIP
5 3 (1.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (1.00%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (1.00%) GSM
5 3 (1.00%) LTE
5 3 (1.00%) PBX
5 3 (1.00%) RANAP
5 3 (1.00%) RTP
5 3 (1.00%) SAN
5 3 (1.00%) UMTS
6 2 (0.67%) Firewall
6 2 (0.67%) RS-422
6 2 (0.67%) WebEx
7 1 (0.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.37%) MySQL
3 29 (9.70%) MongoDB
4 28 (9.36%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 17 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (4.68%) Redis
7 11 (3.68%) CouchDB
7 11 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.34%) KDB
8 10 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.01%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.00%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.67%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 59 (19.73%) Subversion
2 44 (14.72%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.36%) NUnit
4 23 (7.69%) GoogleTest
5 22 (7.36%) Visual Studio
6 20 (6.69%) Ant
7 19 (6.35%) Jenkins
8 18 (6.02%) ClearCase
8 18 (6.02%) CppUnit
9 17 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (4.68%) JUnit
11 13 (4.35%) Maven
12 12 (4.01%) Eclipse
13 11 (3.68%) Mercurial
13 11 (3.68%) MSTest
14 9 (3.01%) Grunt
14 9 (3.01%) Jasmine
15 7 (2.34%) Cucumber
16 6 (2.01%) JIRA
16 6 (2.01%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 36 (12.04%) Finance
2 15 (5.02%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.34%) Front Office
4 6 (2.01%) Military
5 4 (1.34%) Electronics
6 3 (1.00%) Banking
6 3 (1.00%) Billing
6 3 (1.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.00%) Publishing
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
7 2 (0.67%) Games
7 2 (0.67%) Retail
8 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 232 (77.59%) Developer
2 34 (11.37%) PHP Developer
3 30 (10.03%) JavaScript Developer
4 27 (9.03%) .NET Developer
5 26 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 23 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 21 (7.02%) Java Developer
8 19 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (6.35%) Senior Developer
8 19 (6.35%) Software Engineer
9 17 (5.69%) C Developer
10 15 (5.02%) UI Developer
11 14 (4.68%) Consultant
11 14 (4.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 13 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (4.01%) Software Developer
14 11 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (3.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (3.68%) E-Commerce Developer
14 11 (3.68%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (28.09%) HTML
2 80 (26.76%) CSS
3 60 (20.07%) AngularJS
4 59 (19.73%) .NET
5 41 (13.71%) jQuery
6 40 (13.38%) HTML5
7 38 (12.71%) Web Services
8 26 (8.70%) CSS3
8 26 (8.70%) Node.js
9 24 (8.03%) JSON
10 23 (7.69%) REST
11 22 (7.36%) RESTful
11 22 (7.36%) XML
12 20 (6.69%) ASP.NET
13 19 (6.35%) Symfony
14 18 (6.02%) LAMP
15 17 (5.69%) Laravel
16 16 (5.35%) NumPy
16 16 (5.35%) SciPy
16 16 (5.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.36%) Algorithms
2 21 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.02%) Derivative
3 13 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.01%) User Experience
5 11 (3.68%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.34%) Hedge funds
6 10 (3.34%) Statistics
6 10 (3.34%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.01%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.34%) Replication
9 3 (1.00%) Blog
9 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.00%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.67%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.67%) NHS
10 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 88 (29.43%) Linux
2 42 (14.05%) Windows
3 29 (9.70%) Unix
4 6 (2.01%) Android
5 3 (1.00%) Solaris
6 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.67%) CentOS
6 2 (0.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) VMS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (20.40%) Software Engineering
3 57 (19.06%) OOP
4 53 (17.73%) MVC
5 52 (17.39%) OOD
6 47 (15.72%) Web Development
7 45 (15.05%) TDD
7 45 (15.05%) Unit Testing
8 38 (12.71%) Multithreading
9 37 (12.37%) Configuration Management
10 35 (11.71%) UML
11 31 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (9.36%) Integration Testing
13 26 (8.70%) Project Management
13 26 (8.70%) Scrum
14 25 (8.36%) Memory Management
14 25 (8.36%) Use Case
15 24 (8.03%) BDD
16 23 (7.69%) Open Source
17 21 (7.02%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 112 (37.46%) JavaScript
2 86 (28.76%) Java
3 69 (23.08%) C++
4 63 (21.07%) C#
5 60 (20.07%) SQL
6 53 (17.73%) PHP
7 47 (15.72%) Python
8 41 (13.71%) C
9 11 (3.68%) ABAP
9 11 (3.68%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.01%) Ruby
11 5 (1.67%) Perl
11 5 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.67%) VBScript
12 4 (1.34%) C++/CLI
12 4 (1.34%) Delphi
12 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.34%) SAPscript
13 3 (1.00%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 42 (14.05%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.35%) Degree
4 4 (1.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.33%) CCNP
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.33%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.34%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.33%) HL7
4 1 (0.33%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) ISO13485
System Software
1 5 (1.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (4.35%) Ansible
1 13 (4.35%) Puppet
2 11 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.34%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.00%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.33%) SCOM
5 1 (0.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 36 (12.04%) Oracle
2 18 (6.02%) Zend
3 16 (5.35%) Google
4 15 (5.02%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.02%) SAP
5 8 (2.68%) Adobe
5 8 (2.68%) Dell
5 8 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.01%) Informatica
6 6 (2.01%) Talend
7 5 (1.67%) Cisco
7 5 (1.67%) HP
7 5 (1.67%) IBM
7 5 (1.67%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.34%) QNX
8 4 (1.34%) Telelogic
9 3 (1.00%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.00%) Remedy
10 2 (0.67%) Sencha
10 2 (0.67%) Sitecore
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