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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 77 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing OO 198 253 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.13% 2.90% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 4.05% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 163 141
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£375 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 9
Average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.10 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -10.00%
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
6806 6247 7090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.34% 71.52% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3829 3470 3387
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 251 313
Average hourly rate £21.82 £29.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.75% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +16 52 £400 -5.88% 7
Berkshire +8 49 £363 -3.33% 24
Hampshire -41 38 £356 -10.93% 32
Surrey +1 25 £375 +25.00% 32
West Sussex -1 12 £326 -5.43% 3
Oxfordshire -4 11 £325 -8.45% 12
Middlesex -1 4 £313 - 7
Kent -14 4 - - 9
East Sussex -29 1 - - 6
Sussex - - - -
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (40.24%) JavaScript
3 149 (35.06%) HTML
4 140 (32.94%) CSS
5 130 (30.59%) .NET
6 128 (30.12%) C#
7 117 (27.53%) Java
8 111 (26.12%) Scrum
9 102 (24.00%) TDD
10 101 (23.76%) MVC
11 86 (20.24%) SQL
12 80 (18.82%) Oracle
13 78 (18.35%) jQuery
14 73 (17.18%) Software Engineering
15 71 (16.71%) OOP
15 71 (16.71%) SOA
16 70 (16.47%) Finance
17 68 (16.00%) OOD
17 68 (16.00%) MySQL
17 68 (16.00%) PHP
17 68 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
18 64 (15.06%) XML
19 62 (14.59%) Linux
20 60 (14.12%) ASP.NET
21 59 (13.88%) HTML5
22 58 (13.65%) AngularJS
23 57 (13.41%) Web Services
24 55 (12.94%) Microsoft
25 54 (12.71%) SQL Server
25 54 (12.71%) Web Development

OO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (6.59%) Apache
2 16 (3.76%) Tomcat
2 16 (3.76%) WebSphere
3 15 (3.53%) CMS
4 14 (3.29%) IIS
4 14 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (2.35%) Confluence
6 10 (2.35%) Drupal
7 8 (1.88%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.88%) WordPress
7 8 (1.88%) Node.js
8 7 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.65%) Apache Pig
9 5 (1.18%) Mule
9 5 (1.18%) WebSphere Process Server
10 4 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.94%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.71%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.65%) MS Office
3 4 (0.94%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.47%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) Blender
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.59%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.41%) SAP MRS
4 4 (0.94%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.71%) Magento
6 2 (0.47%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.47%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.47%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.18%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.53%) HTTP
2 22 (5.18%) Internet
3 6 (1.41%) SSL
4 4 (0.94%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.47%) SAN
7 1 (0.24%) NFC
7 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.24%) SSH
7 1 (0.24%) LTE
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.24%) FTP
7 1 (0.24%) GSM
7 1 (0.24%) UMTS
7 1 (0.24%) Intranet
7 1 (0.24%) DVB
7 1 (0.24%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (16.00%) MySQL
2 54 (12.71%) SQL Server
3 30 (7.06%) Oracle Database
4 26 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.71%) Big Data
6 19 (4.47%) NoSQL
7 16 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (3.06%) Hadoop
8 13 (3.06%) Apache Hive
9 12 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.88%) DB2
10 8 (1.88%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.65%) HBase
12 6 (1.41%) Couchbase
13 5 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.94%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 52 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 49 (11.53%) Subversion
3 30 (7.06%) NUnit
4 27 (6.35%) Visual Studio
5 23 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 22 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (4.94%) JUnit
8 15 (3.53%) JIRA
9 14 (3.29%) PHPUnit
10 10 (2.35%) Grunt
11 9 (2.12%) Maven
11 9 (2.12%) QUnit
11 9 (2.12%) Jasmine
12 8 (1.88%) Hudson
13 6 (1.41%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.41%) Eclipse RCP
13 6 (1.41%) Ant
13 6 (1.41%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.41%) Selenium
14 5 (1.18%) CppUnit
General
1 70 (16.47%) Finance
2 20 (4.71%) Electronics
3 17 (4.00%) Marketing
3 17 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.82%) Retail
5 11 (2.59%) Automotive
6 9 (2.12%) Back Office
6 9 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.65%) Billing
7 7 (1.65%) Advertising
8 5 (1.18%) Military
9 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.71%) Banking
10 3 (0.71%) Legal
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 306 (72.00%) Developer
2 46 (10.82%) PHP Developer
3 38 (8.94%) .NET Developer
4 36 (8.47%) Java Developer
5 31 (7.29%) Software Engineer
5 31 (7.29%) Senior Developer
6 30 (7.06%) Software Developer
7 25 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 24 (5.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 23 (5.41%) Web Developer
10 21 (4.94%) Front-End Developer
10 21 (4.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 20 (4.71%) Analyst
12 18 (4.24%) Business Analyst
12 18 (4.24%) Development Manager
13 17 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.76%) Ruby Developer
15 14 (3.29%) Programmer
16 13 (3.06%) Agile Business Analyst
16 13 (3.06%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (35.06%) HTML
2 140 (32.94%) CSS
3 130 (30.59%) .NET
4 78 (18.35%) jQuery
5 64 (15.06%) XML
6 60 (14.12%) ASP.NET
7 59 (13.88%) HTML5
8 58 (13.65%) AngularJS
9 57 (13.41%) Web Services
10 52 (12.24%) WCF
11 49 (11.53%) CSS3
11 49 (11.53%) Backbone.js
12 43 (10.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (8.47%) SOAP
13 36 (8.47%) REST
14 32 (7.53%) Ajax
14 32 (7.53%) KnockoutJS
15 31 (7.29%) J2EE
16 29 (6.82%) RESTful
17 28 (6.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.06%) N-Tier
2 29 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 22 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.18%) Open Source
4 21 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.71%) User Experience
6 15 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.12%) DTV
9 8 (1.88%) GIS
10 7 (1.65%) EPoS
11 6 (1.41%) iPhone
12 5 (1.18%) Derivative
12 5 (1.18%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.94%) AS400
13 4 (0.94%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.71%) IPTV
15 2 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
15 2 (0.47%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 62 (14.59%) Linux
2 40 (9.41%) Windows
3 33 (7.76%) UNIX
4 28 (6.59%) Apple iOS
5 17 (4.00%) Android
6 8 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.41%) Debian
7 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (26.12%) Scrum
3 102 (24.00%) TDD
4 101 (23.76%) MVC
5 73 (17.18%) Software Engineering
6 71 (16.71%) OOP
6 71 (16.71%) SOA
7 68 (16.00%) OOD
7 68 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (12.71%) Web Development
9 50 (11.76%) BDD
10 44 (10.35%) Unit Testing
11 43 (10.12%) UML
12 40 (9.41%) Multithreading
13 32 (7.53%) Project Management
14 29 (6.82%) Coaching
14 29 (6.82%) Data Modelling
15 27 (6.35%) OO PHP
16 26 (6.12%) Domain-Driven Design
17 23 (5.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 171 (40.24%) JavaScript
2 128 (30.12%) C#
3 117 (27.53%) Java
4 86 (20.24%) SQL
5 68 (16.00%) PHP
6 52 (12.24%) C++
7 41 (9.65%) PHP5
8 34 (8.00%) C
9 27 (6.35%) Ruby
10 23 (5.41%) PL/SQL
11 14 (3.29%) Python
12 12 (2.82%) Objective-C
12 12 (2.82%) ABAP
12 12 (2.82%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.35%) Perl
14 8 (1.88%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.65%) ActionScript
15 7 (1.65%) VBScript
16 6 (1.41%) R
16 6 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (9.41%) Degree
2 24 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.24%) ISEB
5 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.12%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.12%) SCCM
2 2 (0.47%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.24%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 80 (18.82%) Oracle
2 55 (12.94%) Microsoft
3 29 (6.82%) SAP
4 18 (4.24%) Zend
5 10 (2.35%) JBoss
6 9 (2.12%) hybris
7 8 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.65%) Software AG
8 7 (1.65%) IBM
8 7 (1.65%) Sybase
9 6 (1.41%) Rackspace
9 6 (1.41%) Cloudera
9 6 (1.41%) RapidMiner
9 6 (1.41%) Tableau
10 5 (1.18%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.18%) ESRI
10 5 (1.18%) Facebook
11 4 (0.94%) Informatica
11 4 (0.94%) Green Hills
11 4 (0.94%) Google
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