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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 213 211 189
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Contract jobs citing OOP 57 56 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.56% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.72% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 46
Median daily rate £350 £338 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.88 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +17.78%
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
7655 7727 7084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.52% 77.86% 74.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4702 4357 3939
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 283 282
Median hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Berkshire +5 15 £420 +12.00% 12
Surrey +4 15 £400 +18.51% 11
Hampshire +2 11 £315 -4.18% 17
East Sussex -2 5 £338 +17.39% 3
Kent -29 4 £323 -16.77% 4
Middlesex - 4 £600 - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 2 £344 +14.58% 3
Home Counties - 2 £300 -
Oxfordshire +7 1 - - 4
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 64 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 63 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (46.43%) HTML
4 47 (41.96%) CSS
4 47 (41.96%) OO
5 41 (36.61%) TDD
6 37 (33.04%) Java
7 30 (26.79%) Linux
8 29 (25.89%) Relational Database
8 29 (25.89%) User Experience
9 26 (23.21%) MVC
9 26 (23.21%) jQuery
10 25 (22.32%) HTML5
11 24 (21.43%) Scrum
12 23 (20.54%) PHP
13 22 (19.64%) Python
13 22 (19.64%) JSON
14 19 (16.96%) SQL
14 19 (16.96%) REST
15 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
16 17 (15.18%) Web Development
17 16 (14.29%) Django
17 16 (14.29%) BDD
17 16 (14.29%) MySQL
18 15 (13.39%) Oracle
19 14 (12.50%) C
19 14 (12.50%) Ant
19 14 (12.50%) Test Automation
19 14 (12.50%) AngularJS
20 12 (10.71%) Spring

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 6 (5.36%) CMS
2 5 (4.46%) Node.js
3 4 (3.57%) AquaLogic
3 4 (3.57%) Drupal
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.79%) WordPress
5 1 (0.89%) Apache
5 1 (0.89%) IIS
5 1 (0.89%) JBoss
5 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.89%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.89%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) Bluemix
2 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.89%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) Internet
2 6 (5.36%) HTTP
3 5 (4.46%) Network Security
4 2 (1.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.89%) Relational Database
2 16 (14.29%) MySQL
3 10 (8.93%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.04%) RDBMS
4 9 (8.04%) SQL Server
5 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.89%) DB2
9 1 (0.89%) MS Access
9 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.89%) Redis
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.50%) Ant
3 12 (10.71%) Maven
4 9 (8.04%) Selenium
4 9 (8.04%) Subversion
5 8 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 7 (6.25%) JUnit
7 6 (5.36%) JIRA
7 6 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (5.36%) TestNG
8 5 (4.46%) Appium
8 5 (4.46%) Artifactory
8 5 (4.46%) Gradle
8 5 (4.46%) Mockito
8 5 (4.46%) Robotium
8 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.57%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (3.57%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.57%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (5.36%) Publishing
2 2 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (0.89%) Games
3 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (73.21%) Developer
2 20 (17.86%) Python Developer
3 13 (11.61%) PHP Developer
4 11 (9.82%) Architect
5 10 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Android Developer
7 7 (6.25%) C++ Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Angular Developer
8 6 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.36%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Test Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.46%) Java Architect
9 5 (4.46%) Test Automation Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Designer
10 4 (3.57%) Oracle Architect
10 4 (3.57%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (46.43%) HTML
2 47 (41.96%) CSS
3 26 (23.21%) jQuery
4 25 (22.32%) HTML5
5 22 (19.64%) JSON
6 19 (16.96%) REST
7 16 (14.29%) Django
8 14 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 12 (10.71%) CSS3
9 12 (10.71%) Spring
10 11 (9.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (9.82%) XML
11 9 (8.04%) .NET
12 7 (6.25%) .NET Framework
12 7 (6.25%) Entity Framework
12 7 (6.25%) Java EE
12 7 (6.25%) Web Services
13 6 (5.36%) Flash
13 6 (5.36%) SOAP
13 6 (5.36%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.89%) User Experience
2 9 (8.04%) Algorithms
2 9 (8.04%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.36%) Digital Media
3 6 (5.36%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.46%) STB
5 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.68%) Tandem
7 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.89%) Animation
8 1 (0.89%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.89%) New Media
8 1 (0.89%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.79%) Linux
2 10 (8.93%) Android
3 7 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.36%) Windows
5 4 (3.57%) AIX
5 4 (3.57%) Solaris
5 4 (3.57%) Unix
6 3 (2.68%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.96%) OO
3 41 (36.61%) TDD
4 26 (23.21%) MVC
5 24 (21.43%) Scrum
6 17 (15.18%) Web Development
7 16 (14.29%) BDD
8 14 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 12 (10.71%) Front End Development
10 11 (9.82%) SOA
11 10 (8.93%) E-Commerce
11 10 (8.93%) Software Testing
12 9 (8.04%) Kanban
13 8 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (7.14%) Workflow
14 7 (6.25%) Android Development
14 7 (6.25%) CRM
14 7 (6.25%) Software Engineering
15 6 (5.36%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 64 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 37 (33.04%) Java
3 23 (20.54%) PHP
4 22 (19.64%) Python
5 19 (16.96%) SQL
6 14 (12.50%) C
7 11 (9.82%) C#
7 11 (9.82%) C++
8 7 (6.25%) ActionScript
8 7 (6.25%) ActionScript 2.0
8 7 (6.25%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (3.57%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.68%) VB
11 2 (1.79%) AspectJ
11 2 (1.79%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.79%) Ruby
11 2 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Docker
1 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) cPanel
2 1 (0.89%) Ansible
2 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.89%) Puppet
2 1 (0.89%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Oracle
2 7 (6.25%) Zend
3 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.57%) Adobe
4 4 (3.57%) SAP
5 3 (2.68%) hybris
6 2 (1.79%) Apple
6 2 (1.79%) IBM
6 2 (1.79%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.89%) ATG
7 1 (0.89%) Demandware
7 1 (0.89%) Facebook
7 1 (0.89%) Intershop
7 1 (0.89%) New Relic
7 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.89%) Twitter
7 1 (0.89%) VMware
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