The table below looks at the statistics for OOCSS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOCSS over the 3 months to 21 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented CSS (OOCSS)
UK
Rank 572 620 590
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -30
Contract jobs citing OOCSS 10 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.014% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.074% 0.048% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 12
Median daily rate £438 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £325 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13577 14679 13922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.83% 28.89% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9317 10126 9393
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 256 184
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.30 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.55 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

OOCSS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing OOCSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OOCSS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OOCSS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOCSS within the UK.

OOCSS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OOCSS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOCSS within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

OOCSS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OOCSS
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOCSS within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 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
England +24 9 £400 -11.11% 2
London +11 4 £525 +16.66% 2
South East - 4 £375 -
Berkshire - 3 £378 -
Scotland - 1 £550 -
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Nottingham - 1 £400 -
Edinburgh - 1 £550 -

OOCSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOCSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for OOCSS.

1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (95.83%) HTML
3 20 (83.33%) CSS
4 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (75.00%) HTML5
5 15 (62.50%) CSS3
5 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
6 13 (54.17%) OO
6 13 (54.17%) SMACSS
6 13 (54.17%) Front End Development
7 11 (45.83%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 11 (45.83%) TDD
7 11 (45.83%) Node.js
8 8 (33.33%) gulp
8 8 (33.33%) React
9 7 (29.17%) Angular 2
9 7 (29.17%) BDD
9 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (29.17%) Kanban
10 6 (25.00%) Backbone.js
10 6 (25.00%) Sass
10 6 (25.00%) CMS
11 5 (20.83%) Marionette.js
11 5 (20.83%) Progressive Enhancement
11 5 (20.83%) jQuery
12 4 (16.67%) Mocha
12 4 (16.67%) LESS
12 4 (16.67%) RequireJS
13 3 (12.50%) Handlebars
13 3 (12.50%) Chai

OOCSS
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) gulp
2 4 (16.67%) Mocha
3 3 (12.50%) Grunt
3 3 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (12.50%) PhantomJS
3 3 (12.50%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.17%) QUnit
4 1 (4.17%) webpack
General
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Dutch Language
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Angular Developer
4 6 (25.00%) UI Developer
5 4 (16.67%) HTML Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Designer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.17%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 20 (83.33%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) HTML5
4 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 15 (62.50%) CSS3
5 11 (45.83%) Node.js
6 8 (33.33%) React
7 7 (29.17%) Angular 2
8 6 (25.00%) Backbone.js
8 6 (25.00%) Sass
9 5 (20.83%) jQuery
9 5 (20.83%) Marionette.js
10 4 (16.67%) LESS
10 4 (16.67%) RequireJS
11 3 (12.50%) Chai
11 3 (12.50%) Express
11 3 (12.50%) Handlebars
11 3 (12.50%) Underscore.js
12 2 (8.33%) Redux
12 2 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) IPTV
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 3 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (12.50%) Video on Demand
1 3 (12.50%) W3C
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.17%) RIA
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Front End Development
2 13 (54.17%) OO
2 13 (54.17%) SMACSS
3 11 (45.83%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) BDD
4 7 (29.17%) Kanban
4 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (20.83%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Mobile First
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) SEO
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) MVVM
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Web Design
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) ES6
2 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) TOWER Software