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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented CSS (OOCSS)
UK
Rank 588 620 614
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Contract jobs citing OOCSS 7 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.015% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.050% 0.054% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
14134 14852 14129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.15% 28.54% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9839 10231 9344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 249 192
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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 23 February 2017.

OOCSS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OOCSS
Top 9 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 23 February 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 +35 6 £450 +12.50% 5
London +10 3 £525 +31.25% 2
Nottingham - 2 £413 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £413 -
East Midlands - 2 £413 -
North West - 1 £350 -
Manchester - 1 £350 -
Edinburgh - 1 £550 -
Scotland - 1 £550 -

OOCSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
3 18 (85.71%) HTML
4 14 (66.67%) OO
4 14 (66.67%) HTML5
5 13 (61.90%) CSS3
5 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (57.14%) SMACSS
7 11 (52.38%) Node.js
7 11 (52.38%) AngularJS
8 10 (47.62%) TDD
8 10 (47.62%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
10 8 (38.10%) React
11 6 (28.57%) jQuery
11 6 (28.57%) Sass
11 6 (28.57%) BDD
11 6 (28.57%) Backbone.js
12 5 (23.81%) Progressive Enhancement
12 5 (23.81%) Marionette.js
13 4 (19.05%) gulp
13 4 (19.05%) RequireJS
13 4 (19.05%) Angular 2
13 4 (19.05%) Mocha
13 4 (19.05%) LESS
14 3 (14.29%) Kanban
14 3 (14.29%) Video on Demand
14 3 (14.29%) IPTV
14 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
14 3 (14.29%) Grunt

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 2 (9.52%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) gulp
1 4 (19.05%) Mocha
2 3 (14.29%) Grunt
2 3 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (14.29%) PhantomJS
2 3 (14.29%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.76%) QUnit
3 1 (4.76%) webpack
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Dutch Language
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (19.05%) HTML Developer
4 4 (19.05%) UI Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Angular Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
3 14 (66.67%) HTML5
4 13 (61.90%) CSS3
5 11 (52.38%) AngularJS
5 11 (52.38%) Node.js
6 8 (38.10%) React
7 6 (28.57%) Backbone.js
7 6 (28.57%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) Sass
8 5 (23.81%) Marionette.js
9 4 (19.05%) Angular 2
9 4 (19.05%) LESS
9 4 (19.05%) RequireJS
10 3 (14.29%) .NET
10 3 (14.29%) Chai
10 3 (14.29%) Express
10 3 (14.29%) Handlebars
10 3 (14.29%) Underscore.js
11 2 (9.52%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) IPTV
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 3 (14.29%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (14.29%) Video on Demand
1 3 (14.29%) W3C
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) OO
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) SMACSS
4 10 (47.62%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 10 (47.62%) TDD
5 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
6 6 (28.57%) BDD
7 5 (23.81%) Progressive Enhancement
8 3 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Kanban
8 3 (14.29%) Mobile First
8 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) MVC
10 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.76%) SEO
10 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.76%) User Stories
10 1 (4.76%) Web Design
10 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) ES6
3 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) TOWER Software
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