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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / South East
Rank 201 208 167
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -41
Contract jobs citing OOP 33 48 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.57% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.72% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 61
Median daily rate £429 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £284 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £424 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £343 £340
% change year-on-year
+22.62% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £41.25 £29.45
% change year-on-year
-61.21% +40.06%

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
5882 6705 7068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 80.01% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3459 4007 3902
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 289 242
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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
Berkshire -5 14 £450 +28.57% 12
Hampshire +9 8 £344 -7.09% 17
Oxfordshire +2 4 £475 +45.03% 12
Buckinghamshire - 3 £400 - 6
East Sussex 0 1 £275 -35.29% 3
Kent - 1 £250 - 4
Middlesex - 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 £400 - 7
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 62 (52.10%) HTML
2 60 (50.42%) CSS
3 57 (47.90%) SQL
4 55 (46.22%) JavaScript
5 54 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (39.50%) OO
7 46 (38.66%) XML
8 45 (37.82%) .NET
9 44 (36.97%) SQL Server
10 41 (34.45%) Scrum
11 38 (31.93%) Java
11 38 (31.93%) C#
12 37 (31.09%) ASP.NET
13 35 (29.41%) TDD
14 33 (27.73%) MVC
14 33 (27.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 32 (26.89%) VB.NET
15 32 (26.89%) LINQ
15 32 (26.89%) Team Foundation Server
16 31 (26.05%) Git (software)
16 31 (26.05%) LINQ to SQL
16 31 (26.05%) WCF
16 31 (26.05%) Web Services
17 30 (25.21%) N-Tier
18 28 (23.53%) AngularJS
19 26 (21.85%) RESTful
19 26 (21.85%) jQuery
19 26 (21.85%) SQL Server 2008
19 26 (21.85%) IIS
20 25 (21.01%) HTML5

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 26 (21.85%) IIS
2 20 (16.81%) CMS
3 17 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (10.08%) Confluence
5 3 (2.52%) JBoss
6 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.84%) Apache
7 1 (0.84%) Drupal
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.40%) Amazon Kinesis
2 10 (8.40%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (8.40%) AWS Lambda
2 10 (8.40%) Boomi
2 10 (8.40%) SaaS
3 8 (6.72%) PaaS
4 5 (4.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) HTTP
2 4 (3.36%) FTP
3 2 (1.68%) WebEx
4 1 (0.84%) Internet
4 1 (0.84%) Intranet
4 1 (0.84%) Network Security
4 1 (0.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (36.97%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (10.92%) Relational Database
4 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (8.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (6.72%) MS Access
6 8 (6.72%) RDBMS
6 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (5.88%) MongoDB
7 7 (5.88%) MySQL
8 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.68%) DB2
10 1 (0.84%) Big Data
10 1 (0.84%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (26.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (26.05%) Git (software)
3 16 (13.45%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.45%) Maven
4 15 (12.61%) Gatling
5 14 (11.76%) Ant
6 13 (10.92%) Gradle
6 13 (10.92%) JMeter
6 13 (10.92%) Selenium
7 12 (10.08%) JIRA
8 10 (8.40%) Apache Ivy
8 10 (8.40%) Bitbucket
8 10 (8.40%) WebDriver
9 9 (7.56%) eggPlant
10 6 (5.04%) Subversion
11 3 (2.52%) JUnit
11 3 (2.52%) LoadRunner
11 3 (2.52%) PHPUnit
11 3 (2.52%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.52%) TestNG
General
1 9 (7.56%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.52%) Automotive
3 3 (2.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) German Language
5 1 (0.84%) Advertising
5 1 (0.84%) Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Marketing
5 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (89.92%) Developer
2 29 (24.37%) .NET Developer
3 15 (12.61%) PHP Developer
4 11 (9.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (6.72%) Access Developer
5 8 (6.72%) CMS Developer
5 8 (6.72%) Developer in Test
5 8 (6.72%) Sitecore Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Delphi Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.04%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.20%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.20%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.36%) ETL Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (52.10%) HTML
2 60 (50.42%) CSS
3 46 (38.66%) XML
4 45 (37.82%) .NET
5 37 (31.09%) ASP.NET
6 33 (27.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 32 (26.89%) LINQ
8 31 (26.05%) LINQ to SQL
8 31 (26.05%) WCF
8 31 (26.05%) Web Services
9 28 (23.53%) AngularJS
10 26 (21.85%) jQuery
10 26 (21.85%) RESTful
11 25 (21.01%) HTML5
12 21 (17.65%) LESS
13 18 (15.13%) Ajax
14 17 (14.29%) Sass
15 16 (13.45%) CSS3
16 15 (12.61%) JSON
17 14 (11.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.21%) N-Tier
2 11 (9.24%) Visualisation
3 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.68%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.84%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.81%) Windows
2 5 (4.20%) Linux
3 4 (3.36%) Unix
4 2 (1.68%) Android
5 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (39.50%) OO
3 41 (34.45%) Scrum
4 35 (29.41%) TDD
5 33 (27.73%) MVC
6 24 (20.17%) Automated Testing
6 24 (20.17%) OWASP
6 24 (20.17%) Secure Coding
7 21 (17.65%) Kanban
8 20 (16.81%) Content Management
8 20 (16.81%) Software Engineering
8 20 (16.81%) Web Development
9 19 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (15.13%) BDD
11 16 (13.45%) Test Automation
11 16 (13.45%) User Stories
12 15 (12.61%) Performance Testing
13 14 (11.76%) Pair Programming
14 12 (10.08%) Front End Development
15 11 (9.24%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.90%) SQL
2 55 (46.22%) JavaScript
3 38 (31.93%) C#
3 38 (31.93%) Java
4 32 (26.89%) VB.NET
5 20 (16.81%) C++
6 17 (14.29%) PHP
6 17 (14.29%) Python
7 10 (8.40%) Groovy
7 10 (8.40%) PL/SQL
7 10 (8.40%) Ruby
8 9 (7.56%) VBA
9 8 (6.72%) Delphi
10 6 (5.04%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.68%) C
11 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.84%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.84%) F#
12 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.84%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 3 (2.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.68%) ISEB
2 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) SDET
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.84%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Ansible
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Sitecore
2 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.76%) Oracle
4 10 (8.40%) Dell
5 9 (7.56%) Splunk
6 5 (4.20%) Google
7 4 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.68%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.68%) Cisco
8 2 (1.68%) IBM
9 1 (0.84%) CODA
9 1 (0.84%) Pega
9 1 (0.84%) Perforce
9 1 (0.84%) Progress
9 1 (0.84%) Redback
9 1 (0.84%) SAP
9 1 (0.84%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.84%) VMware
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