The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 120 126 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing OOP 20 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.76% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.99% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 19
Median daily rate £381 £375 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.44%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2216 2525 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.53% 76.31% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1481 1678 1690
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 138 85
Median hourly rate £38.00 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £27.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £41.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

OOP
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 OOP within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Bristol +1 9 £413 -2.94% 5
Gloucestershire - 3 £388 - 2
Wiltshire 0 2 £338 -10.00% 2
Dorset +4 1 - - 4
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West region with a requirement for OOP.

1 26 (70.27%) HTML
1 26 (70.27%) CSS
2 24 (64.86%) OO
2 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
4 20 (54.05%) HTML5
5 15 (40.54%) jQuery
6 14 (37.84%) CSS3
7 13 (35.14%) Scrum
8 11 (29.73%) C#
8 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 11 (29.73%) Front End Development
9 9 (24.32%) Sass
9 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
9 9 (24.32%) Grunt
9 9 (24.32%) .NET
10 8 (21.62%) C++
10 8 (21.62%) JSON
10 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (21.62%) Sitecore
11 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
11 7 (18.92%) IIS
11 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
11 7 (18.92%) Windows
11 7 (18.92%) Linux
11 7 (18.92%) Python
12 6 (16.22%) XML
12 6 (16.22%) MySQL
12 6 (16.22%) Java
12 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server

OOP
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 7 (18.92%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 5 (13.51%) CMS
3 4 (10.81%) WordPress
4 3 (8.11%) Moodle
4 3 (8.11%) nginx
5 2 (5.41%) SAS
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.70%) Confluence
6 1 (2.70%) Drupal
6 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Magento
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.70%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.11%) Big Data
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.70%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Grunt
2 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) JIRA
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
4 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.11%) Mercurial
5 3 (8.11%) Selenium
6 2 (5.41%) gulp
7 1 (2.70%) JMeter
7 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.70%) Xcode
7 1 (2.70%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) HTML Developer
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) UI Developer
6 3 (8.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Python Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Python Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior UI Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) CSS
1 26 (70.27%) HTML
2 20 (54.05%) HTML5
3 15 (40.54%) jQuery
4 14 (37.84%) CSS3
5 9 (24.32%) .NET
5 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
5 9 (24.32%) Sass
6 8 (21.62%) JSON
6 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
8 6 (16.22%) Compass CSS Framework
8 6 (16.22%) Node.js
8 6 (16.22%) XML
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (13.51%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (13.51%) LINQ
9 5 (13.51%) RequireJS
9 5 (13.51%) WCF
9 5 (13.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
1 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.41%) e-Learning
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.41%) SCORM
2 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (64.86%) OO
2 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 11 (29.73%) Front End Development
4 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.51%) TDD
5 5 (13.51%) Web Development
6 4 (10.81%) BDD
6 4 (10.81%) Cross-Browser Development
6 4 (10.81%) MVC
6 4 (10.81%) UML
7 3 (8.11%) Android Development
7 3 (8.11%) DevOps
7 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.11%) Open Source
7 3 (8.11%) OWASP
7 3 (8.11%) Secure Coding
7 3 (8.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
2 11 (29.73%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) C++
4 7 (18.92%) Python
5 6 (16.22%) Java
6 5 (13.51%) C
6 5 (13.51%) PHP
7 4 (10.81%) ECMAScript
7 4 (10.81%) ES6
7 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
8 3 (8.11%) Ruby
8 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.41%) ActionScript
9 2 (5.41%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
9 2 (5.41%) R
10 1 (2.70%) Perl
10 1 (2.70%) Scala
10 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Sitecore
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Adobe
4 2 (5.41%) Apple
4 2 (5.41%) RedGate
4 2 (5.41%) Twitter
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago