The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing OO 3 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.06% 2.17% 6.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 2.77% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 10
Median daily rate £425 £368 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -9.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £48.23 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
OO
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
210 253 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 74.20% 78.33% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 169 156
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 12
Median hourly rate £14.75 £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.85% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for OO.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Kendo UI
5 2 (28.57%) Express
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (28.57%) Sencha
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) EJS
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js
6 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
6 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Scala Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Scala Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (28.57%) EJS
3 2 (28.57%) Express
3 2 (28.57%) Kendo UI
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sencha