The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 96 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing OOP 4 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.46% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.63% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Average daily rate £269 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.68% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £303 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £315 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £32.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +64.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1133 959 1213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 73.62% 73.43% 70.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 474 653
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 51 65
Average hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £15.50 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
OOP
South East

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -4 1 £263 -12.50% 3
Epsom - 1 £300 -
Staines - 1 £225 -
Woking - 1 £275 -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Camberley - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Horley - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) LAMP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
5 4 (30.77%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Robotlegs
7 2 (15.38%) UML
7 2 (15.38%) Ant
7 2 (15.38%) Photoshop

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
1 2 (15.38%) Flash Builder
1 2 (15.38%) Hudson
1 2 (15.38%) WiX
2 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) LAMP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ActionScript Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Flash Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) jQuery
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) LAMP
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
3 2 (15.38%) Flash
3 2 (15.38%) Robotlegs
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Yii
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) UML
6 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) ActionScript
3 2 (15.38%) Delphi
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Zend