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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
England / South East
Rank 103 75 60
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -15
Contract jobs citing OO 149 230 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.08% 2.75% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 3.44% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 167 175
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Median hourly rate £41.00 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £38.50 £30.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £51.50 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +14.64%

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
5742 6683 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.25% 80.03% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3378 4020 3991
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 292 239
Median hourly rate £38.50 £44.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.48% +78.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Surrey -9 34 £425 - 26
Berkshire +11 31 £450 +20.00% 19
Hampshire -23 26 £393 +20.84% 24
Buckinghamshire +3 17 £413 +16.19% 11
Oxfordshire -11 16 £488 +44.44% 12
Kent +3 9 £400 +8.84% 7
West Sussex +7 8 £285 -45.84% 6
East Sussex +2 6 £325 -3.70% 5
Middlesex +3 2 £368 -7.54% 1
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 115 (37.83%) JavaScript
1 115 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (33.88%) Java
3 102 (33.55%) Linux
4 73 (24.01%) Git (software)
5 70 (23.03%) Subversion
6 69 (22.70%) HTML
6 69 (22.70%) CSS
7 67 (22.04%) C++
8 66 (21.71%) SQL
9 60 (19.74%) TDD
9 60 (19.74%) Web Development
10 59 (19.41%) Continuous Integration
10 59 (19.41%) AngularJS
11 56 (18.42%) Scrum
12 54 (17.76%) MVC
12 54 (17.76%) OOD
13 52 (17.11%) Node.js
14 50 (16.45%) Software Engineering
15 47 (15.46%) Oracle
16 46 (15.13%) XML
16 46 (15.13%) Python
17 45 (14.80%) OOP
17 45 (14.80%) C#
18 44 (14.47%) Relational Database
18 44 (14.47%) JSON
19 43 (14.14%) PHP
20 42 (13.82%) .NET
21 41 (13.49%) REST
21 41 (13.49%) MongoDB

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 25 (8.22%) Apache
2 21 (6.91%) nginx
3 16 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.61%) CMS
5 12 (3.95%) Confluence
6 11 (3.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (2.63%) JBoss
8 7 (2.30%) Drupal
9 6 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.32%) SAP Portal
11 3 (0.99%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.99%) IIS
11 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.66%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.33%) Jetty
13 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.66%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.32%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (0.99%) Magento
2 3 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.66%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.33%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.33%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.33%) StreamServe
4 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.63%) PaaS
4 7 (2.30%) SaaS
5 5 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.99%) Boomi
6 3 (0.99%) HP Helion
6 3 (0.99%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.66%) GitHub
8 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.24%) Asterisk PBX
1 22 (7.24%) Diameter Protocol
1 22 (7.24%) GSM
1 22 (7.24%) LTE
1 22 (7.24%) PBX
1 22 (7.24%) RANAP
1 22 (7.24%) RTP
1 22 (7.24%) UMTS
1 22 (7.24%) VoIP
2 20 (6.58%) HTTP
3 6 (1.97%) LDAP
4 5 (1.64%) AMQP
4 5 (1.64%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.32%) FTP
5 4 (1.32%) SAN
6 3 (0.99%) Internet
7 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.66%) Firewall
7 2 (0.66%) FlexRay
7 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.47%) Relational Database
2 41 (13.49%) MongoDB
2 41 (13.49%) NoSQL
3 38 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 32 (10.53%) MySQL
5 19 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (5.92%) CouchDB
6 18 (5.92%) Redis
7 9 (2.96%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.30%) Big Data
8 7 (2.30%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.32%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.99%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (0.99%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 73 (24.01%) Git (software)
2 70 (23.03%) Subversion
3 29 (9.54%) Jenkins
4 28 (9.21%) GDB
5 24 (7.89%) GCC
6 23 (7.57%) Selenium
7 22 (7.24%) Mercurial
7 22 (7.24%) Trac
8 21 (6.91%) Ant
8 21 (6.91%) JIRA
9 20 (6.58%) Eclipse
10 18 (5.92%) Gradle
11 17 (5.59%) Maven
12 16 (5.26%) JUnit
13 15 (4.93%) WebDriver
14 13 (4.28%) Jasmine
15 11 (3.62%) Android Studio
15 11 (3.62%) Bitbucket
15 11 (3.62%) JMeter
15 11 (3.62%) NUnit
General
1 39 (12.83%) Finance
2 35 (11.51%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.95%) Banking
4 10 (3.29%) Retail
5 6 (1.97%) Automotive
6 4 (1.32%) Advertising
7 3 (0.99%) Billing
7 3 (0.99%) Games
7 3 (0.99%) German Language
8 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
8 2 (0.66%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 209 (68.75%) Developer
2 43 (14.14%) Software Engineer
3 40 (13.16%) JavaScript Developer
4 29 (9.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 28 (9.21%) PHP Developer
6 25 (8.22%) Java Developer
7 24 (7.89%) C++ Software Engineer
8 23 (7.57%) Node.js Developer
9 16 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 15 (4.93%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.93%) UI Developer
11 14 (4.61%) .NET Developer
12 13 (4.28%) Consultant
12 13 (4.28%) Developer in Test
12 13 (4.28%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 13 (4.28%) Symfony Developer
13 12 (3.95%) Analyst
14 11 (3.62%) C# Developer
14 11 (3.62%) C++ Developer
14 11 (3.62%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (22.70%) CSS
1 69 (22.70%) HTML
2 59 (19.41%) AngularJS
3 52 (17.11%) Node.js
4 46 (15.13%) XML
5 44 (14.47%) JSON
6 42 (13.82%) .NET
7 41 (13.49%) REST
8 40 (13.16%) Web Services
9 30 (9.87%) HTML5
10 28 (9.21%) CSS3
10 28 (9.21%) Laravel
11 26 (8.55%) RESTful
11 26 (8.55%) STL
12 25 (8.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 23 (7.57%) Spring
14 22 (7.24%) Symfony
15 21 (6.91%) jQuery
15 21 (6.91%) LAMP
16 19 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.89%) User Experience
2 18 (5.92%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.61%) Visualisation
4 12 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.63%) Derivative
6 8 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
7 7 (2.30%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.64%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.32%) Wiki
10 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.99%) Replication
11 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.66%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 102 (33.55%) Linux
2 37 (12.17%) Windows
3 31 (10.20%) Unix
4 12 (3.95%) Android
5 7 (2.30%) Solaris
6 5 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.99%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (19.74%) TDD
2 60 (19.74%) Web Development
3 59 (19.41%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (18.42%) Scrum
5 54 (17.76%) MVC
5 54 (17.76%) OOD
6 50 (16.45%) Software Engineering
7 45 (14.80%) OOP
8 36 (11.84%) BDD
9 33 (10.86%) Open Source
9 33 (10.86%) UML
10 30 (9.87%) Front End Development
11 27 (8.88%) Unit Testing
12 26 (8.55%) Configuration Management
13 22 (7.24%) Automated Testing
13 22 (7.24%) Cross-Platform Development
13 22 (7.24%) E-Commerce
14 21 (6.91%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (6.91%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 115 (37.83%) JavaScript
2 103 (33.88%) Java
3 67 (22.04%) C++
4 66 (21.71%) SQL
5 46 (15.13%) Python
6 45 (14.80%) C#
7 43 (14.14%) PHP
8 31 (10.20%) Ruby
9 25 (8.22%) C
10 11 (3.62%) ABAP
11 10 (3.29%) Perl
11 10 (3.29%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.29%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.96%) Groovy
13 8 (2.63%) Delphi
14 7 (2.30%) F#
15 6 (1.97%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.97%) Go
15 6 (1.97%) Rust
15 6 (1.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (8.88%) Security Cleared
2 19 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.62%) Degree
4 6 (1.97%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.99%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.33%) CCNP
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.30%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.62%) Docker
2 3 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (5.92%) Ansible
2 16 (5.26%) Puppet
3 15 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.96%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 3 (0.99%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.99%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.33%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 47 (15.46%) Oracle
2 24 (7.89%) Cisco
3 18 (5.92%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.92%) Zend
4 12 (3.95%) SAP
5 11 (3.62%) Sitecore
6 9 (2.96%) Splunk
7 7 (2.30%) Adobe
8 6 (1.97%) HP
9 5 (1.64%) Google
10 4 (1.32%) Dell
10 4 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.32%) webMethods
11 3 (0.99%) Hortonworks
11 3 (0.99%) Remedy
12 2 (0.66%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.66%) hybris
12 2 (0.66%) IBM
12 2 (0.66%) Sencha
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