The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 28 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.22% 0.89% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.07% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Median daily rate £336 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.88 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +26.69%
OOP
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
200 280 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 81.63% 83.09% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 216 194
Median daily rate £383 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -72.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region with a requirement for OOP.

1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
3 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 3 (42.86%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 2.0
3 3 (42.86%) PHPUnit
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (42.86%) WordPress
3 3 (42.86%) Blog
3 3 (42.86%) Symfony
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) Flash
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services

OOP
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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) PHPUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Appium
3 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Mockito
3 1 (14.29%) Robotium
3 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ActionScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Flash
2 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 3 (42.86%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) Symfony
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Android NDK
3 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
3 1 (14.29%) JNI
3 1 (14.29%) Lucene
3 1 (14.29%) RoboGuice
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 3 (42.86%) Blog
1 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) STB
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
1 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 2.0
1 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
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