The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 207 198 182
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Contract jobs citing OOP 55 71 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.75% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.95% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 40
Median daily rate £369 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £488 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £48.75 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.06%
OOP
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% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOP across the South East region.

OOP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the South East region.

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OOP
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 OOP 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 +13 13 £350 +4.47% 19
Oxfordshire +4 10 £363 -7.05% 5
Kent +2 8 - - 5
Berkshire -11 8 £500 +35.13% 12
Middlesex - 7 £480 -
Surrey -2 6 £388 +10.71% 17
Isle of Wight - 3 £263 -
East Sussex +8 1 £425 +21.42% 3
Home Counties - 1 £300 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 54 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
1 54 (46.55%) OO
2 48 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 47 (40.52%) HTML
4 42 (36.21%) Java
4 42 (36.21%) CSS
5 39 (33.62%) TDD
6 35 (30.17%) SQL
7 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 29 (25.00%) Scrum
8 27 (23.28%) Linux
9 25 (21.55%) jQuery
9 25 (21.55%) HTML5
10 24 (20.69%) PHP
11 23 (19.83%) C#
11 23 (19.83%) .NET
11 23 (19.83%) JSON
12 22 (18.97%) MySQL
12 22 (18.97%) XML
12 22 (18.97%) Relational Database
12 22 (18.97%) User Experience
13 21 (18.10%) MVC
14 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
15 18 (15.52%) BDD
16 16 (13.79%) LINQ
16 16 (13.79%) AngularJS
17 15 (12.93%) RESTful
17 15 (12.93%) Subversion
17 15 (12.93%) Web Services
18 14 (12.07%) T-SQL

OOP
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 14 (12.07%) CMS
2 8 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.31%) IIS
4 5 (4.31%) WordPress
5 4 (3.45%) Apache
5 4 (3.45%) Drupal
6 3 (2.59%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (1.72%) JBoss
8 1 (0.86%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Magento
1 1 (0.86%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.86%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) Boomi
2 7 (6.03%) Bluemix
3 4 (3.45%) PaaS
4 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) FTP
2 8 (6.90%) Internet
3 6 (5.17%) HTTP
4 5 (4.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.97%) MySQL
2 22 (18.97%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.17%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.17%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.86%) MS Access
9 1 (0.86%) Redis
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.93%) Subversion
3 14 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (7.76%) Ant
4 9 (7.76%) Eclipse
5 8 (6.90%) JUnit
5 8 (6.90%) Maven
5 8 (6.90%) Selenium
5 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
6 7 (6.03%) JIRA
7 6 (5.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (5.17%) TestNG
8 4 (3.45%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.59%) Moq
9 3 (2.59%) NUnit
9 3 (2.59%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.59%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.86%) MSTest
General
1 7 (6.03%) Finance
2 2 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (0.86%) Publishing
3 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (78.45%) Developer
2 17 (14.66%) Senior Developer
3 15 (12.93%) .NET Developer
4 13 (11.21%) PHP Developer
5 12 (10.34%) Python Developer
6 11 (9.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.48%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.90%) C++ Developer
7 8 (6.90%) ETL Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Architect
8 7 (6.03%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Angular Developer
9 6 (5.17%) SSIS Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Test Architect
10 5 (4.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (40.52%) HTML
2 42 (36.21%) CSS
3 25 (21.55%) HTML5
3 25 (21.55%) jQuery
4 23 (19.83%) .NET
4 23 (19.83%) JSON
5 22 (18.97%) XML
6 16 (13.79%) AngularJS
6 16 (13.79%) LINQ
7 15 (12.93%) RESTful
7 15 (12.93%) Web Services
8 13 (11.21%) Spring
9 12 (10.34%) REST
10 11 (9.48%) .NET Framework
10 11 (9.48%) Django
11 10 (8.62%) Entity Framework
11 10 (8.62%) J2EE
12 9 (7.76%) JDBC
12 9 (7.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (6.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.97%) User Experience
2 9 (7.76%) Algorithms
2 9 (7.76%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.17%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.31%) Digital Media
4 5 (4.31%) STB
5 4 (3.45%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.59%) Blog
6 3 (2.59%) Tandem
7 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.86%) Animation
8 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.86%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.28%) Linux
2 5 (4.31%) Windows
3 4 (3.45%) Android
3 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.59%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
1 54 (46.55%) OO
2 39 (33.62%) TDD
3 29 (25.00%) Scrum
4 21 (18.10%) MVC
5 18 (15.52%) BDD
6 13 (11.21%) Web Development
7 12 (10.34%) SOLID
8 11 (9.48%) Front End Development
9 10 (8.62%) Kanban
9 10 (8.62%) SOA
9 10 (8.62%) Test Automation
10 9 (7.76%) OOD
10 9 (7.76%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.90%) AOP
11 8 (6.90%) ETL
11 8 (6.90%) Kimball Methodology
11 8 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (6.90%) RUP
11 8 (6.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 48 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 42 (36.21%) Java
3 35 (30.17%) SQL
4 24 (20.69%) PHP
5 23 (19.83%) C#
6 14 (12.07%) C
6 14 (12.07%) Python
6 14 (12.07%) T-SQL
7 11 (9.48%) C++
8 8 (6.90%) AspectJ
9 7 (6.03%) ActionScript
9 7 (6.03%) ActionScript 2.0
9 7 (6.03%) ActionScript 3.0
10 5 (4.31%) VBA
11 4 (3.45%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.59%) F#
12 3 (2.59%) VB
13 2 (1.72%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) cPanel
2 1 (0.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.48%) Oracle
3 8 (6.90%) Dell
3 8 (6.90%) IBM
3 8 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (6.03%) Zend
5 6 (5.17%) Informatica
5 6 (5.17%) Sitecore
5 6 (5.17%) Talend
6 4 (3.45%) Adobe
6 4 (3.45%) SAP
7 3 (2.59%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.72%) Google
8 2 (1.72%) hybris
9 1 (0.86%) ATG
9 1 (0.86%) Demandware
9 1 (0.86%) Facebook
9 1 (0.86%) Intershop
9 1 (0.86%) Twitter
9 1 (0.86%) VMware
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