The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
England / South West
Rank 87 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +13
Contract jobs citing OO 52 100 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.93% 3.39% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 4.13% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 78 56
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £304 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £466 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.17 £40.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.86% +7.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £41.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.65 £47.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +16.00%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2223 2421 2468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.49% 81.98% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1652 1618
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 119 90
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OO
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the South West region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the South West region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

OO
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 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
Somerset -3 16 £425 +30.76% 2
Bristol -4 13 £355 -5.33% 20
Gloucestershire +1 10 £628 +39.44% 10
Wiltshire -1 8 £375 +1.69% 3
Devon -25 4 £339 -3.21% 3
Cornwall - 1 - - 6
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 West region with a requirement for OO.

1 98 (65.33%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (48.00%) HTML
3 68 (45.33%) CSS
4 67 (44.67%) C#
5 63 (42.00%) Java
6 62 (41.33%) JavaScript
7 60 (40.00%) Scrum
8 52 (34.67%) OOD
9 50 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 48 (32.00%) C++
11 45 (30.00%) Security Cleared
12 39 (26.00%) UML
12 39 (26.00%) MVC
13 37 (24.67%) .NET
14 34 (22.67%) jQuery
15 32 (21.33%) SQL
16 31 (20.67%) AngularJS
17 30 (20.00%) Oracle
18 29 (19.33%) Git (software)
19 27 (18.00%) SC Cleared
19 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
19 27 (18.00%) REST
20 26 (17.33%) ASP.NET
20 26 (17.33%) SOAP
20 26 (17.33%) JSON
21 25 (16.67%) SQL Server
22 24 (16.00%) Finance
22 24 (16.00%) Time Management
23 23 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
23 23 (15.33%) Oracle Database

OO
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (10.67%) Apache
2 8 (5.33%) Confluence
2 8 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.67%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.67%) WordPress
5 3 (2.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.00%) IIS
6 2 (1.33%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.67%) CMS
7 1 (0.67%) Drupal
7 1 (0.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 14 (9.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.33%) GitHub
2 3 (2.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) Internet
2 2 (1.33%) Skype
3 1 (0.67%) NAS
3 1 (0.67%) RS-232
3 1 (0.67%) SAN
3 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.33%) Oracle Database
3 16 (10.67%) MySQL
3 16 (10.67%) Relational Database
4 13 (8.67%) Big Data
5 8 (5.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.67%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.67%) OrientDB
8 4 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.33%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (1.33%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (19.33%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.67%) Visual Studio
4 14 (9.33%) JIRA
5 13 (8.67%) Selenium
6 12 (8.00%) Bitbucket
6 12 (8.00%) Maven
7 11 (7.33%) Eclipse
7 11 (7.33%) Subversion
8 10 (6.67%) Ant
8 10 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (5.33%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (3.33%) JMeter
11 5 (3.33%) JUnit
12 4 (2.67%) JBehave
12 4 (2.67%) PeopleTools
13 3 (2.00%) Mocha
13 3 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (16.00%) Finance
2 19 (12.67%) Manufacturing
3 15 (10.00%) Electronics
3 15 (10.00%) Marketing
4 14 (9.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.00%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.67%) Military
7 2 (1.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.67%) Automotive
8 1 (0.67%) Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Games
8 1 (0.67%) International Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 101 (67.33%) Developer
2 35 (23.33%) Software Engineer
3 29 (19.33%) .NET Developer
4 27 (18.00%) Software Developer
5 26 (17.33%) Java Developer
6 18 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 17 (11.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (11.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 17 (11.33%) Java Engineer
7 17 (11.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (10.67%) Agile Developer
9 14 (9.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (8.67%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
13 9 (6.00%) Agile .NET Developer
13 9 (6.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 9 (6.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (48.00%) HTML
2 68 (45.33%) CSS
3 37 (24.67%) .NET
4 34 (22.67%) jQuery
5 31 (20.67%) AngularJS
6 27 (18.00%) REST
7 26 (17.33%) ASP.NET
7 26 (17.33%) JSON
7 26 (17.33%) SOAP
8 23 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (14.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (13.33%) XML
11 19 (12.67%) Web Services
12 17 (11.33%) RESTful
13 16 (10.67%) HTML5
13 16 (10.67%) Spring
14 15 (10.00%) WCF
15 14 (9.33%) .NET Framework
16 10 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.67%) User Experience
2 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.33%) RIA
3 5 (3.33%) Wiki
4 4 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.33%) CCTV
6 2 (1.33%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.33%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.33%) Digital TV
6 2 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.33%) STB
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.33%) Linux
2 12 (8.00%) Windows
3 5 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.67%) AIX
4 4 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.00%) Android
6 2 (1.33%) CentOS
6 2 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.33%) Unix
6 2 (1.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (65.33%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (40.00%) Scrum
3 52 (34.67%) OOD
4 50 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 39 (26.00%) MVC
5 39 (26.00%) UML
6 24 (16.00%) Time Management
7 20 (13.33%) TDD
8 18 (12.00%) Programme Management
9 16 (10.67%) SDLC
10 14 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (9.33%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (8.67%) ITIL
11 13 (8.67%) OOP
12 12 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (8.00%) Open Source
13 10 (6.67%) Change Control
14 9 (6.00%) Service Delivery
15 8 (5.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (44.67%) C#
2 63 (42.00%) Java
3 62 (41.33%) JavaScript
4 48 (32.00%) C++
5 32 (21.33%) SQL
6 22 (14.67%) Python
7 17 (11.33%) C
8 14 (9.33%) PHP
9 12 (8.00%) Embedded C++
10 7 (4.67%) Ada
10 7 (4.67%) Embedded C
11 6 (4.00%) Perl
12 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.67%) PeopleCode
13 4 (2.67%) Ruby
13 4 (2.67%) SQR
14 3 (2.00%) Apple Swift
14 3 (2.00%) Lua
14 3 (2.00%) Scala
14 3 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (18.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.67%) Degree
5 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.67%) ISEB
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) WCAG
2 2 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.67%) MISRA
3 1 (0.67%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.67%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.67%) Firmware
2 3 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) Kibana
2 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (20.00%) Oracle
2 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.00%) SAP
4 5 (3.33%) Zend
5 4 (2.67%) IBM
5 4 (2.67%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.33%) IFS
6 2 (1.33%) Twitter
7 1 (0.67%) Capita
7 1 (0.67%) EMC
7 1 (0.67%) Google
7 1 (0.67%) RedGate
7 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.67%) Sonatype
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