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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 209 183 169
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -14
Contract jobs citing OOP 60 84 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.88% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.10% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 38
Median daily rate £388 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
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 £45.00 £50.00 £34.85
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.47%
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
7237 7644 6847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.32% 79.97% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4372 4547 3766
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 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 246 249
Median hourly rate £38.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +9 17 £369 +18.95% 25
Oxfordshire -2 14 £390 -1.26% 4
Kent 0 8 - - 6
Middlesex +3 6 £360 -13.25% 1
Berkshire -1 5 £450 +80.00% 10
Surrey -4 4 £338 -11.76% 12
Isle of Wight - 3 £263 -
West Sussex -8 2 £450 +34.83% 1
East Sussex +7 1 - - 4
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 56 (45.90%) OO
2 54 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (40.98%) HTML
4 49 (40.16%) Java
4 49 (40.16%) JavaScript
5 45 (36.89%) CSS
6 38 (31.15%) SQL
7 37 (30.33%) TDD
8 33 (27.05%) SQL Server
9 30 (24.59%) Scrum
10 28 (22.95%) PHP
10 28 (22.95%) jQuery
11 27 (22.13%) .NET
12 26 (21.31%) XML
12 26 (21.31%) Linux
12 26 (21.31%) HTML5
13 25 (20.49%) Git (software)
13 25 (20.49%) C#
14 24 (19.67%) MySQL
14 24 (19.67%) MVC
15 23 (18.85%) JSON
16 22 (18.03%) AngularJS
17 19 (15.57%) Relational Database
17 19 (15.57%) User Experience
17 19 (15.57%) LINQ
17 19 (15.57%) BDD
18 18 (14.75%) Web Development
18 18 (14.75%) Web Services
19 17 (13.93%) CMS
19 17 (13.93%) Team Foundation Server

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 17 (13.93%) CMS
2 8 (6.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (6.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.92%) IIS
4 5 (4.10%) WordPress
5 4 (3.28%) Apache
5 4 (3.28%) Drupal
6 3 (2.46%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (1.64%) JBoss
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.82%) Confluence
8 1 (0.82%) Documentum
8 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) PaaS
2 8 (6.56%) Boomi
3 7 (5.74%) Bluemix
4 6 (4.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.28%) SaaS
6 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) FTP
2 6 (4.92%) HTTP
2 6 (4.92%) Internet
3 5 (4.10%) Network Security
4 1 (0.82%) Intranet
4 1 (0.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.05%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.67%) MySQL
3 19 (15.57%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (5.74%) MongoDB
8 6 (4.92%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.82%) Redis
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (20.49%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (13.11%) Subversion
4 11 (9.02%) Ant
5 10 (8.20%) Maven
5 10 (8.20%) Selenium
6 9 (7.38%) Eclipse
6 9 (7.38%) JUnit
7 8 (6.56%) JIRA
7 8 (6.56%) Visual Studio
8 6 (4.92%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (4.92%) TestNG
9 4 (3.28%) NUnit
9 4 (3.28%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.46%) Moq
10 3 (2.46%) PHPUnit
10 3 (2.46%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.64%) Gradle
General
1 7 (5.74%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Advertising
2 2 (1.64%) Publishing
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (81.97%) Developer
2 18 (14.75%) Senior Developer
3 17 (13.93%) .NET Developer
4 16 (13.11%) PHP Developer
5 13 (10.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (10.66%) C# Developer
6 12 (9.84%) C++ Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Python Developer
9 8 (6.56%) ETL Developer
9 8 (6.56%) J2EE Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Architect
10 7 (5.74%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.92%) SSIS Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (40.98%) HTML
2 45 (36.89%) CSS
3 28 (22.95%) jQuery
4 27 (22.13%) .NET
5 26 (21.31%) HTML5
5 26 (21.31%) XML
6 23 (18.85%) JSON
7 22 (18.03%) AngularJS
8 19 (15.57%) LINQ
9 18 (14.75%) Web Services
10 17 (13.93%) RESTful
11 14 (11.48%) Spring
12 12 (9.84%) .NET Framework
13 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET
13 11 (9.02%) Entity Framework
13 11 (9.02%) J2EE
13 11 (9.02%) REST
14 9 (7.38%) Django
14 9 (7.38%) JDBC
14 9 (7.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.57%) User Experience
2 5 (4.10%) Digital Media
2 5 (4.10%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.28%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.46%) Blog
4 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.46%) Tandem
5 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.64%) STB
6 1 (0.82%) Animation
6 1 (0.82%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.82%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.31%) Linux
2 6 (4.92%) Windows
3 5 (4.10%) Android
4 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.46%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.90%) OO
2 54 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (30.33%) TDD
4 30 (24.59%) Scrum
5 24 (19.67%) MVC
6 19 (15.57%) BDD
7 18 (14.75%) Web Development
8 13 (10.66%) Front End Development
8 13 (10.66%) SOLID
9 12 (9.84%) Test Automation
10 11 (9.02%) Kanban
11 10 (8.20%) Content Management
11 10 (8.20%) SOA
12 9 (7.38%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (7.38%) OOD
12 9 (7.38%) Software Engineering
13 8 (6.56%) AOP
13 8 (6.56%) ETL
13 8 (6.56%) RUP
13 8 (6.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (40.16%) Java
1 49 (40.16%) JavaScript
2 38 (31.15%) SQL
3 28 (22.95%) PHP
4 25 (20.49%) C#
5 14 (11.48%) C++
5 14 (11.48%) T-SQL
6 11 (9.02%) Python
7 10 (8.20%) C
8 8 (6.56%) AspectJ
9 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.28%) VBA
11 3 (2.46%) F#
12 2 (1.64%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.64%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (1.64%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.64%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.64%) Ruby
12 2 (1.64%) VB
13 1 (0.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) cPanel
2 1 (0.82%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) SCOM
2 1 (0.82%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.02%) Oracle
3 8 (6.56%) Dell
3 8 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (6.56%) Sitecore
4 7 (5.74%) IBM
4 7 (5.74%) Zend
5 6 (4.92%) Google
5 6 (4.92%) Informatica
5 6 (4.92%) Talend
6 4 (3.28%) Adobe
7 3 (2.46%) EPiServer
7 3 (2.46%) SAP
8 1 (0.82%) Facebook
8 1 (0.82%) hybris
8 1 (0.82%) New Relic
8 1 (0.82%) Twitter
8 1 (0.82%) VMware
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