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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 117 67 79
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +12
Contract jobs citing OO 162 270 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.83% 2.82% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 3.53% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 152 128
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.89%
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
7215 7650 6941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.31% 79.98% 76.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4362 4548 3824
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 246 251
Median hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.58% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -46 43 £340 +4.61% 37
Oxfordshire +10 37 £390 +4.00% 11
Berkshire -3 20 £400 +12.67% 21
West Sussex -3 16 £450 +20.00% 2
Surrey -14 14 £425 +3.65% 26
Buckinghamshire -6 10 £330 -2.22% 8
Kent 0 8 £355 +9.23% 8
Middlesex 0 6 £399 -2.14% 2
East Sussex +1 4 £400 +14.28% 8
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 110 (36.54%) JavaScript
2 109 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (29.57%) HTML
4 86 (28.57%) CSS
5 84 (27.91%) Java
6 80 (26.58%) Linux
7 72 (23.92%) C++
8 71 (23.59%) Software Engineering
9 62 (20.60%) .NET
10 60 (19.93%) C#
11 56 (18.60%) OOP
12 54 (17.94%) Subversion
12 54 (17.94%) AngularJS
13 53 (17.61%) OOD
14 52 (17.28%) Python
15 51 (16.94%) SQL
15 51 (16.94%) TDD
15 51 (16.94%) Security Cleared
16 50 (16.61%) MVC
17 48 (15.95%) PHP
17 48 (15.95%) HTML5
18 47 (15.61%) C
19 46 (15.28%) Windows
19 46 (15.28%) Unit Testing
19 46 (15.28%) SC Cleared
20 45 (14.95%) Multithreading
20 45 (14.95%) jQuery
21 43 (14.29%) SQL Server
22 41 (13.62%) UML
23 36 (11.96%) Finance

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 16 (5.32%) Apache
2 13 (4.32%) CMS
3 9 (2.99%) Drupal
4 8 (2.66%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.66%) IIS
5 6 (1.99%) nginx
5 6 (1.99%) WordPress
6 5 (1.66%) JBoss
7 4 (1.33%) Confluence
8 3 (1.00%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.00%) ColdFusion
8 3 (1.00%) ColdFusion MX
8 3 (1.00%) JRun
8 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.66%) MODX
9 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) GIMP
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
2 1 (0.33%) MS Project
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) SAP CRM
1 3 (1.00%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.33%) Endur
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (3.99%) PaaS
2 8 (2.66%) Boomi
3 7 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.00%) SaaS
5 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.66%) IaaS
5 2 (0.66%) Office 365
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.99%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.66%) FTP
3 6 (1.99%) Internet
4 5 (1.66%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (1.66%) GSM
4 5 (1.66%) HTTP
4 5 (1.66%) LTE
4 5 (1.66%) Network Security
4 5 (1.66%) RANAP
4 5 (1.66%) RS-232
4 5 (1.66%) RTP
4 5 (1.66%) UMTS
4 5 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.00%) Firewall
6 2 (0.66%) RS-422
7 1 (0.33%) GPRS
7 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.33%) SNMP
7 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.64%) MySQL
3 23 (7.64%) MongoDB
4 18 (5.98%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.65%) KDB
7 10 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.32%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.66%) Redis
9 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.33%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.00%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.00%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (17.94%) Subversion
2 29 (9.63%) NUnit
3 28 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 26 (8.64%) GoogleTest
5 24 (7.97%) Ant
5 24 (7.97%) Visual Studio
6 21 (6.98%) ClearCase
6 21 (6.98%) CppUnit
7 19 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (5.98%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.65%) JUnit
10 13 (4.32%) Maven
11 11 (3.65%) Jenkins
12 10 (3.32%) MSTest
13 8 (2.66%) JBehave
14 7 (2.33%) Grunt
14 7 (2.33%) Trac
15 6 (1.99%) Mercurial
15 6 (1.99%) Talend Open Studio
16 5 (1.66%) JIRA
General
1 36 (11.96%) Finance
2 18 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.99%) Front Office
4 6 (1.99%) Electronics
4 6 (1.99%) Military
5 4 (1.33%) Marketing
5 4 (1.33%) Publishing
6 3 (1.00%) Back Office
6 3 (1.00%) Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Advertising
7 2 (0.66%) Billing
7 2 (0.66%) Games
7 2 (0.66%) Retail
8 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 224 (74.42%) Developer
2 31 (10.30%) JavaScript Developer
3 29 (9.63%) .NET Developer
4 28 (9.30%) PHP Developer
5 26 (8.64%) Software Engineer
6 24 (7.97%) C# Developer
7 22 (7.31%) Java Developer
7 22 (7.31%) Senior Developer
8 20 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (6.64%) C++ Developer
8 20 (6.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 19 (6.31%) C Developer
10 13 (4.32%) Architect
10 13 (4.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 12 (3.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (3.99%) UI Developer
12 11 (3.65%) Quantitative Developer
13 10 (3.32%) C++ Software Engineer
13 10 (3.32%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (29.57%) HTML
2 86 (28.57%) CSS
3 62 (20.60%) .NET
4 54 (17.94%) AngularJS
5 48 (15.95%) HTML5
6 45 (14.95%) jQuery
7 35 (11.63%) Web Services
8 28 (9.30%) XML
9 25 (8.31%) RESTful
10 24 (7.97%) CSS3
11 23 (7.64%) ASP.NET
12 22 (7.31%) Node.js
13 20 (6.64%) JSON
13 20 (6.64%) REST
14 17 (5.65%) NumPy
14 17 (5.65%) SciPy
14 17 (5.65%) WCF
15 16 (5.32%) .NET Framework
16 15 (4.98%) Ajax
16 15 (4.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.97%) Algorithms
1 24 (7.97%) Derivative
2 23 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.64%) User Experience
4 12 (3.99%) Visualisation
5 11 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.65%) Hedge funds
5 11 (3.65%) Statistics
6 9 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.33%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.00%) Blog
9 3 (1.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.00%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.66%) CMDB
10 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (26.58%) Linux
2 46 (15.28%) Windows
3 29 (9.63%) Unix
4 10 (3.32%) Android
5 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.00%) Solaris
6 3 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.33%) CentOS
7 1 (0.33%) VMS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (23.59%) Software Engineering
3 56 (18.60%) OOP
4 53 (17.61%) OOD
5 51 (16.94%) TDD
6 50 (16.61%) MVC
7 46 (15.28%) Unit Testing
8 45 (14.95%) Multithreading
9 41 (13.62%) UML
10 35 (11.63%) Configuration Management
11 34 (11.30%) Web Development
12 32 (10.63%) Use Case
13 28 (9.30%) Integration Testing
13 28 (9.30%) Memory Management
13 28 (9.30%) Project Management
14 27 (8.97%) Open Source
15 25 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (7.97%) System Integration Testing
17 22 (7.31%) BDD
17 22 (7.31%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 110 (36.54%) JavaScript
2 84 (27.91%) Java
3 72 (23.92%) C++
4 60 (19.93%) C#
5 52 (17.28%) Python
6 51 (16.94%) SQL
7 48 (15.95%) PHP
8 47 (15.61%) C
9 11 (3.65%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.33%) ABAP
10 7 (2.33%) Ruby
11 5 (1.66%) ActionScript
11 5 (1.66%) VBScript
12 4 (1.33%) C++/CLI
12 4 (1.33%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.00%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.66%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.66%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.66%) VB
14 2 (0.66%) VC++
Qualifications
1 51 (16.94%) Security Cleared
2 46 (15.28%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.98%) Degree
4 4 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.66%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) HL7
2 1 (0.33%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.33%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) Docker
1 2 (0.66%) KVM
1 2 (0.66%) Varnish
1 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.66%) XenServer
2 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.33%) Puppet
2 6 (1.99%) Ansible
3 5 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (0.66%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.33%) SCOM
6 1 (0.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 31 (10.30%) Oracle
2 18 (5.98%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.65%) Zend
4 12 (3.99%) Google
5 11 (3.65%) SAP
6 9 (2.99%) Adobe
7 8 (2.66%) Dell
7 8 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.99%) Informatica
8 6 (1.99%) Talend
9 5 (1.66%) IBM
9 5 (1.66%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.66%) VMware
10 4 (1.33%) QNX
10 4 (1.33%) Telelogic
11 3 (1.00%) HP
11 3 (1.00%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.66%) Citrix
12 2 (0.66%) Omniture
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ERP Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £40 per hour
Posted: 9 hours ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £449 - £501 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
Rate: From £28,000 to £57,000 per annum
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Southampton
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Rate: £250 - £275 per day
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