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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / South East
Rank 190 200 177
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing OOP 49 63 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.72% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.89% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 42 57
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £339
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £43.50 £43.75 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +22.95%

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
6185 7114 7546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.81% 81.31% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3650 4401 4125
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 276 249
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.03 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +12 19 £450 +28.57% 6
Oxfordshire +7 9 £400 +22.13% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £400 +16.36% 6
Hampshire +1 7 £369 +17.06% 15
Middlesex +4 3 £350 -
Surrey +12 1 £375 -11.76% 9
East Sussex -2 1 £275 -26.66% 3
Kent - 1 £250 - 4
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 52 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (51.49%) JavaScript
2 49 (48.51%) XML
3 48 (47.52%) CSS
3 48 (47.52%) SQL
3 48 (47.52%) HTML
4 46 (45.54%) OO
5 39 (38.61%) .NET
6 38 (37.62%) Java
7 37 (36.63%) SQL Server
8 35 (34.65%) C#
8 35 (34.65%) TDD
8 35 (34.65%) Scrum
9 34 (33.66%) MVC
10 30 (29.70%) ASP.NET
11 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 25 (24.75%) VB.NET
12 25 (24.75%) Web Services
12 25 (24.75%) jQuery
13 24 (23.76%) BDD
14 23 (22.77%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (22.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (22.77%) Automated Testing
14 23 (22.77%) JSON
15 22 (21.78%) WCF
15 22 (21.78%) RESTful
16 21 (20.79%) Git (software)
16 21 (20.79%) Selenium
16 21 (20.79%) LINQ to SQL
16 21 (20.79%) LINQ

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 21 (20.79%) CMS
2 19 (18.81%) IIS
3 18 (17.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (9.90%) Confluence
5 5 (4.95%) Apache
6 3 (2.97%) WordPress
7 1 (0.99%) Drupal
7 1 (0.99%) JBoss
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.99%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.99%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.89%) Boomi
3 7 (6.93%) Amazon Kinesis
3 7 (6.93%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (6.93%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.98%) SaaS
6 1 (0.99%) GitHub
6 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.83%) HTTP
2 5 (4.95%) FTP
3 2 (1.98%) Intranet
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (36.63%) SQL Server
2 23 (22.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (12.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (8.91%) MySQL
5 8 (7.92%) MS Access
6 7 (6.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.97%) phpMyAdmin
10 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.98%) Data Mart
11 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.99%) Big Data
12 1 (0.99%) DB2
12 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (22.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (20.79%) Git (software)
2 21 (20.79%) Selenium
3 20 (19.80%) Maven
4 19 (18.81%) Ant
4 19 (18.81%) JMeter
5 18 (17.82%) Bitbucket
5 18 (17.82%) Gradle
6 17 (16.83%) WebDriver
7 16 (15.84%) Apache Ivy
8 15 (14.85%) eggPlant
9 14 (13.86%) Gatling
10 11 (10.89%) JIRA
11 10 (9.90%) Jenkins
12 4 (3.96%) NeoLoad
12 4 (3.96%) TeamCity
13 3 (2.97%) LoadRunner
13 3 (2.97%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.98%) JUnit
14 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Retail
3 5 (4.95%) Automotive
4 4 (3.96%) German Language
5 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Back Office
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Law
6 1 (0.99%) Local Government
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 85 (84.16%) Developer
2 26 (25.74%) .NET Developer
3 12 (11.88%) PHP Developer
4 11 (10.89%) Developer in Test
5 8 (7.92%) Access Developer
5 8 (7.92%) Web Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.95%) ETL Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Angular Developer
8 4 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Delphi Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Architect
9 3 (2.97%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Sitecore Developer
9 3 (2.97%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (48.51%) XML
2 48 (47.52%) CSS
2 48 (47.52%) HTML
3 39 (38.61%) .NET
4 30 (29.70%) ASP.NET
5 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 25 (24.75%) jQuery
6 25 (24.75%) Web Services
7 23 (22.77%) JSON
8 22 (21.78%) RESTful
8 22 (21.78%) WCF
9 21 (20.79%) LINQ
9 21 (20.79%) LINQ to SQL
10 20 (19.80%) HTML5
10 20 (19.80%) REST
11 19 (18.81%) AngularJS
12 15 (14.85%) Ajax
13 14 (13.86%) CSS3
14 11 (10.89%) LESS
15 10 (9.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) N-Tier
2 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.84%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.97%) Android
3 3 (2.97%) Linux
3 3 (2.97%) Unix
4 1 (0.99%) CentOS
4 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (45.54%) OO
3 35 (34.65%) Scrum
3 35 (34.65%) TDD
4 34 (33.66%) MVC
5 24 (23.76%) BDD
6 23 (22.77%) Automated Testing
7 21 (20.79%) Content Management
7 21 (20.79%) Web Development
8 17 (16.83%) OWASP
8 17 (16.83%) Secure Coding
8 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
9 16 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (15.84%) Project Management
10 15 (14.85%) Kanban
11 14 (13.86%) Visualisation
12 13 (12.87%) Manual Testing
12 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
13 11 (10.89%) Performance Testing
13 11 (10.89%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (51.49%) JavaScript
2 48 (47.52%) SQL
3 38 (37.62%) Java
4 35 (34.65%) C#
5 25 (24.75%) VB.NET
6 21 (20.79%) Python
7 20 (19.80%) C++
8 19 (18.81%) Ruby
9 16 (15.84%) Groovy
10 15 (14.85%) PHP
11 9 (8.91%) T-SQL
11 9 (8.91%) VBA
12 8 (7.92%) PL/SQL
13 6 (5.94%) TypeScript
14 4 (3.96%) Delphi
15 3 (2.97%) C
16 2 (1.98%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.98%) UniBasic
17 1 (0.99%) F#
17 1 (0.99%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.98%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.98%) ISEB
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
1 2 (1.98%) SDET
2 1 (0.99%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (17.82%) Sitecore
2 15 (14.85%) Splunk
3 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
4 12 (11.88%) Oracle
5 11 (10.89%) Dell
6 7 (6.93%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.96%) HP
8 3 (2.97%) IBM
8 3 (2.97%) Pega
8 3 (2.97%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.98%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.98%) Redback
9 2 (1.98%) Telerik
10 1 (0.99%) CODA
10 1 (0.99%) Progress
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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