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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 190 173 196
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Contract jobs citing OOP 75 103 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 1.05% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.33% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 76 28
Median daily rate £400 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
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
7036 7773 7115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 79.29% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4294 4755 3991
Median daily rate £424 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 258 263
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +72.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £53.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +19 30 £375 +25.00% 15
Berkshire +10 16 £450 +55.17% 11
Oxfordshire -25 13 £400 +5.26% 3
Middlesex +6 7 £450 +8.43% 1
Kent 0 3 - - 7
West Sussex -5 2 £450 +56.52% 1
Surrey -6 2 £300 -21.56% 6
East Sussex +3 1 - - 3
Isle of Wight +1 1 £275 +10.00%
Sussex - 1 - -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 57 (44.19%) OO
2 56 (43.41%) Java
3 53 (41.09%) HTML
3 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (40.31%) SQL
5 49 (37.98%) CSS
6 45 (34.88%) JavaScript
7 43 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 40 (31.01%) Scrum
9 37 (28.68%) .NET
10 36 (27.91%) Git (software)
11 35 (27.13%) XML
12 34 (26.36%) C#
13 33 (25.58%) Web Services
14 31 (24.03%) TDD
14 31 (24.03%) HTML5
14 31 (24.03%) AngularJS
15 29 (22.48%) LINQ
16 27 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (20.16%) jQuery
18 25 (19.38%) Web Development
18 25 (19.38%) PHP
19 24 (18.60%) RESTful
20 23 (17.83%) MVC
21 22 (17.05%) Linux
22 21 (16.28%) MySQL
22 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET
22 21 (16.28%) CMS
23 19 (14.73%) LINQ to SQL
24 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 (16.28%) CMS
2 15 (11.63%) IIS
3 14 (10.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (7.75%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.20%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (3.88%) JBoss
7 4 (3.10%) Confluence
7 4 (3.10%) WordPress
8 3 (2.33%) Apache
8 3 (2.33%) EPiServer CMS
9 2 (1.55%) Drupal
9 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.78%) Documentum
10 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.18%) PaaS
2 13 (10.08%) SaaS
3 11 (8.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (6.20%) Boomi
5 7 (5.43%) Bluemix
5 7 (5.43%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (2.33%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.33%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) FTP
2 6 (4.65%) HTTP
3 5 (3.88%) Network Security
4 2 (1.55%) Internet
4 2 (1.55%) WebEx
5 1 (0.78%) Intranet
5 1 (0.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.28%) MySQL
3 16 (12.40%) Relational Database
4 14 (10.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (10.08%) MongoDB
5 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.78%) DB2
11 1 (0.78%) Redis
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 27 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (13.95%) Subversion
4 12 (9.30%) Maven
5 11 (8.53%) JIRA
6 10 (7.75%) Ant
7 9 (6.98%) Jenkins
8 8 (6.20%) Eclipse
8 8 (6.20%) JUnit
8 8 (6.20%) Selenium
9 7 (5.43%) Visual Studio
10 6 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (4.65%) TestNG
11 5 (3.88%) Gatling
11 5 (3.88%) PHPUnit
12 4 (3.10%) NUnit
12 4 (3.10%) SpecFlow
13 3 (2.33%) Moq
13 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (5.43%) Finance
2 2 (1.55%) Advertising
2 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 108 (83.72%) Developer
2 20 (15.50%) .NET Developer
3 19 (14.73%) Senior Developer
4 17 (13.18%) PHP Developer
5 14 (10.85%) C++ Developer
6 13 (10.08%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (9.30%) Sitecore Developer
8 11 (8.53%) CMS Developer
8 11 (8.53%) Java Developer
9 8 (6.20%) ETL Developer
9 8 (6.20%) J2EE Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Test Automation Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) Test Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (5.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (4.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (41.09%) HTML
2 49 (37.98%) CSS
3 37 (28.68%) .NET
4 35 (27.13%) XML
5 33 (25.58%) Web Services
6 31 (24.03%) AngularJS
6 31 (24.03%) HTML5
7 29 (22.48%) LINQ
8 26 (20.16%) jQuery
9 24 (18.60%) RESTful
10 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET
11 19 (14.73%) LINQ to SQL
12 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (13.18%) JSON
13 17 (13.18%) WCF
14 13 (10.08%) Spring
15 12 (9.30%) LESS
16 11 (8.53%) .NET Framework
17 10 (7.75%) CSS3
17 10 (7.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.98%) User Experience
3 5 (3.88%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.33%) Blog
4 3 (2.33%) Tandem
5 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.55%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) Linux
2 12 (9.30%) Windows
3 3 (2.33%) Android
3 3 (2.33%) Unix
4 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.19%) OO
2 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (31.01%) Scrum
4 31 (24.03%) TDD
5 25 (19.38%) Web Development
6 23 (17.83%) MVC
7 17 (13.18%) BDD
8 16 (12.40%) Content Management
8 16 (12.40%) Kanban
8 16 (12.40%) Software Engineering
9 15 (11.63%) SOLID
10 14 (10.85%) Front End Development
10 14 (10.85%) OWASP
10 14 (10.85%) Secure Coding
10 14 (10.85%) Test Automation
11 11 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (8.53%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (7.75%) OOD
12 10 (7.75%) SOA
13 9 (6.98%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (43.41%) Java
2 52 (40.31%) SQL
3 45 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 34 (26.36%) C#
5 25 (19.38%) PHP
6 15 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 14 (10.85%) C++
7 14 (10.85%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.20%) AspectJ
9 4 (3.10%) Delphi
9 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.10%) Python
9 4 (3.10%) VBA
10 3 (2.33%) C
10 3 (2.33%) F#
11 2 (1.55%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.78%) ES6
12 1 (0.78%) Ruby
12 1 (0.78%) VB
12 1 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (3.10%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) ISEB
2 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
1 1 (0.78%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.78%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) Ansible
1 2 (1.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.78%) cPanel
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.78%) SCOM
2 1 (0.78%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.85%) Oracle
2 14 (10.85%) Sitecore
3 11 (8.53%) Google
4 8 (6.20%) Dell
4 8 (6.20%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (5.43%) IBM
6 6 (4.65%) Informatica
6 6 (4.65%) Talend
7 4 (3.10%) Zend
8 3 (2.33%) EPiServer
8 3 (2.33%) SAP
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco
9 2 (1.55%) VMware
10 1 (0.78%) Adobe
10 1 (0.78%) New Relic
10 1 (0.78%) Perforce
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