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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 146 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +2
Contract jobs citing OO 121 264 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 2.80% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 3.52% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 152 139
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 14
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -13.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £36.20 £42.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.38 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
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
7099 7500 6931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.51% 79.47% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4345 4345 3834
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £514 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 251 261
Median hourly rate £32.50 £23.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.82 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 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
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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -41 42 £338 +3.84% 32
Oxfordshire +5 25 £363 -3.33% 12
Berkshire -21 13 £400 - 21
Surrey -12 10 £330 -20.72% 28
Buckinghamshire -11 9 £340 +4.61% 6
West Sussex -22 9 £500 +33.33% 6
East Sussex 0 5 £400 +31.14% 8
Middlesex -4 2 £350 -25.53%
Kent -6 2 £500 +53.84% 7
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Home Counties - 1 £300 -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 102 (33.01%) JavaScript
2 92 (29.77%) HTML
2 92 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (29.13%) CSS
4 80 (25.89%) Linux
4 80 (25.89%) Java
5 77 (24.92%) Software Engineering
6 76 (24.60%) C++
7 69 (22.33%) Subversion
8 64 (20.71%) C#
9 60 (19.42%) .NET
10 58 (18.77%) C
10 58 (18.77%) Multithreading
11 54 (17.48%) OOP
11 54 (17.48%) OOD
12 53 (17.15%) Python
13 52 (16.83%) Security Cleared
14 50 (16.18%) HTML5
14 50 (16.18%) SQL
15 49 (15.86%) PHP
15 49 (15.86%) SQL Server
15 49 (15.86%) TDD
16 48 (15.53%) MVC
16 48 (15.53%) jQuery
17 47 (15.21%) UML
18 46 (14.89%) Unit Testing
18 46 (14.89%) SC Cleared
19 43 (13.92%) Use Case
20 41 (13.27%) AngularJS
21 40 (12.94%) Web Services

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 12 (3.88%) Apache
2 9 (2.91%) Drupal
3 7 (2.27%) CMS
3 7 (2.27%) IIS
4 6 (1.94%) WordPress
5 5 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.29%) JBoss
6 4 (1.29%) nginx
7 3 (0.97%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.97%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.97%) ColdFusion MX
7 3 (0.97%) JRun
7 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.97%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.65%) Confluence
8 2 (0.65%) MODX
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.32%) GIMP
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
2 1 (0.32%) MS Project
2 1 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Magento
2 3 (0.97%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.65%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.32%) Endur
4 1 (0.32%) Odoo
4 1 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.59%) Boomi
2 8 (2.59%) PaaS
3 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.62%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (1.62%) AWS OpsWorks
4 5 (1.62%) CloudFront
5 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.29%) IaaS
6 3 (0.97%) Office 365
7 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.65%) SaaS
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.85%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.91%) Diameter Protocol
2 9 (2.91%) GSM
2 9 (2.91%) LTE
2 9 (2.91%) RANAP
2 9 (2.91%) RTP
2 9 (2.91%) UMTS
2 9 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (2.59%) FTP
3 8 (2.59%) HTTP
4 5 (1.62%) Firewall
4 5 (1.62%) Internet
4 5 (1.62%) Network Security
4 5 (1.62%) RS-232
5 2 (0.65%) GPRS
5 2 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.65%) RS-422
6 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (15.86%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.77%) MySQL
3 21 (6.80%) Relational Database
4 19 (6.15%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.91%) KDB
8 9 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.27%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.27%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.94%) Redis
10 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.97%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.97%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.65%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 69 (22.33%) Subversion
2 36 (11.65%) NUnit
3 35 (11.33%) GoogleTest
4 30 (9.71%) Ant
5 29 (9.39%) ClearCase
5 29 (9.39%) CppUnit
6 24 (7.77%) Visual Studio
7 23 (7.44%) Git (software)
8 15 (4.85%) Eclipse
9 12 (3.88%) Jenkins
9 12 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (3.56%) JUnit
10 11 (3.56%) TortoiseSVN
10 11 (3.56%) Trac
11 9 (2.91%) Maven
12 7 (2.27%) JBehave
13 6 (1.94%) Grunt
13 6 (1.94%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.94%) Talend Open Studio
14 5 (1.62%) Bower
General
1 29 (9.39%) Finance
2 19 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.24%) Front Office
4 6 (1.94%) Marketing
5 4 (1.29%) Billing
6 3 (0.97%) Back Office
6 3 (0.97%) Electronics
6 3 (0.97%) Publishing
7 2 (0.65%) Advertising
7 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 215 (69.58%) Developer
2 36 (11.65%) .NET Developer
2 36 (11.65%) Software Engineer
3 34 (11.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 28 (9.06%) PHP Developer
5 26 (8.41%) Java Developer
6 22 (7.12%) C Developer
7 21 (6.80%) C# Developer
7 21 (6.80%) Senior Developer
8 20 (6.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 19 (6.15%) Architect
10 18 (5.83%) C++ Software Engineer
11 17 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 13 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (3.88%) C++ Developer
14 11 (3.56%) Angular Developer
14 11 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 10 (3.24%) Software Developer
16 9 (2.91%) Quantitative Developer
16 9 (2.91%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (29.77%) HTML
2 90 (29.13%) CSS
3 60 (19.42%) .NET
4 50 (16.18%) HTML5
5 48 (15.53%) jQuery
6 41 (13.27%) AngularJS
7 40 (12.94%) Web Services
8 34 (11.00%) XML
9 28 (9.06%) CSS3
10 25 (8.09%) RESTful
11 23 (7.44%) ASP.NET
12 17 (5.50%) Spring
13 16 (5.18%) .NET Framework
13 16 (5.18%) Node.js
14 15 (4.85%) JSON
14 15 (4.85%) WCF
15 14 (4.53%) Ajax
15 14 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (4.53%) JSP
15 14 (4.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
1 32 (10.36%) Derivative
2 24 (7.77%) Algorithms
3 23 (7.44%) User Experience
4 11 (3.56%) Visualisation
5 9 (2.91%) Data Structures
5 9 (2.91%) Hedge funds
5 9 (2.91%) Statistics
6 8 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.27%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.94%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.62%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.62%) STB
10 4 (1.29%) CMDB
10 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.29%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.29%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.97%) Blog
11 3 (0.97%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 80 (25.89%) Linux
2 37 (11.97%) Windows
3 36 (11.65%) Unix
4 13 (4.21%) Android
5 6 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.97%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.65%) Solaris
7 2 (0.65%) VMS
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (24.92%) Software Engineering
3 58 (18.77%) Multithreading
4 54 (17.48%) OOD
4 54 (17.48%) OOP
5 49 (15.86%) TDD
6 48 (15.53%) MVC
7 47 (15.21%) UML
8 46 (14.89%) Unit Testing
9 43 (13.92%) Use Case
10 39 (12.62%) Configuration Management
11 38 (12.30%) Project Management
12 37 (11.97%) Integration Testing
13 36 (11.65%) Memory Management
14 32 (10.36%) System Integration Testing
15 27 (8.74%) Web Development
16 26 (8.41%) Open Source
17 22 (7.12%) Requirements Analysis
18 21 (6.80%) BDD
18 21 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 102 (33.01%) JavaScript
2 80 (25.89%) Java
3 76 (24.60%) C++
4 64 (20.71%) C#
5 58 (18.77%) C
6 53 (17.15%) Python
7 50 (16.18%) SQL
8 49 (15.86%) PHP
9 12 (3.88%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.24%) ActionScript
11 8 (2.59%) Ruby
12 7 (2.27%) ActionScript 2.0
12 7 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
13 6 (1.94%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.62%) ABAP
15 4 (1.29%) C++/CLI
16 3 (0.97%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.97%) VB
16 3 (0.97%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 46 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.53%) Degree
4 3 (0.97%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.32%) HL7
2 1 (0.32%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.32%) ISO13485
2 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.27%) Docker
2 4 (1.29%) KVM
2 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.29%) XenServer
3 2 (0.65%) Varnish
4 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.91%) Ansible
1 9 (2.91%) Puppet
2 8 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.62%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 4 (1.29%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.32%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 28 (9.06%) Oracle
2 19 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.50%) Zend
4 14 (4.53%) SAP
5 9 (2.91%) Adobe
6 8 (2.59%) Dell
6 8 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.27%) Google
7 7 (2.27%) VMware
8 6 (1.94%) IBM
8 6 (1.94%) Informatica
8 6 (1.94%) Talend
9 5 (1.62%) HP
9 5 (1.62%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.29%) Citrix
10 4 (1.29%) QNX
10 4 (1.29%) Telelogic
11 3 (0.97%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.97%) RedGate
12 2 (0.65%) hybris
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