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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented CSS (OOCSS)
Rank 645 621 604
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -17
Contract jobs citing OOCSS 11 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.011% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.073% 0.041% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 7
Median daily rate £450 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £328 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £388 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 - £400
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
15110 14689 14482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.70% 27.00% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10708 9655 9625
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 203 177
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 May 2016.

OOCSS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OOCSS
Top 5 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 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -18 11 £450 +23.28% 8
London -4 9 £475 +30.13% 4
Hertfordshire - 2 £320 -
East of England - 2 £320 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £325 -

OOCSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (84.21%) HTML5
3 15 (78.95%) CSS3
4 12 (63.16%) jQuery
4 12 (63.16%) Sass
4 12 (63.16%) Grunt
5 11 (57.89%) Node.js
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (52.63%) LESS
6 10 (52.63%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 9 (47.37%) Front End Development
7 9 (47.37%) gulp
7 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
8 8 (42.11%) SMACSS
8 8 (42.11%) TDD
8 8 (42.11%) Web Development
9 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
10 6 (31.58%) Progressive Enhancement
10 6 (31.58%) Redis
10 6 (31.58%) Handlebars
10 6 (31.58%) Mobile First
10 6 (31.58%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (31.58%) Web Services
10 6 (31.58%) OO
11 5 (26.32%) HTTP
11 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (26.32%) React
11 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design

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 11 (57.89%) Node.js
2 6 (31.58%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (15.79%) Mule
4 1 (5.26%) Drupal
4 1 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Redis
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Grunt
2 9 (47.37%) gulp
3 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
4 5 (26.32%) Mocha
5 4 (21.05%) Bower
6 3 (15.79%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (15.79%) PhantomJS
6 3 (15.79%) Protractor
6 3 (15.79%) Selenium
6 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
7 2 (10.53%) Jasmine
8 1 (5.26%) Maven
8 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (15.79%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Python Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Web Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) HTML5
3 15 (78.95%) CSS3
4 12 (63.16%) jQuery
4 12 (63.16%) Sass
5 10 (52.63%) LESS
6 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) Handlebars
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) React
8 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (21.05%) D3.js
9 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (21.05%) REST
10 3 (15.79%) Mustache
10 3 (15.79%) Pandas
10 3 (15.79%) RequireJS
10 3 (15.79%) RESTful
10 3 (15.79%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
1 3 (15.79%) W3C
2 2 (10.53%) New Media
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 9 (47.37%) Front End Development
3 8 (42.11%) SMACSS
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Web Development
4 6 (31.58%) Mobile First
4 6 (31.58%) OO
4 6 (31.58%) Progressive Enhancement
5 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (15.79%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
7 3 (15.79%) SEO
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) Clojure
2 3 (15.79%) F#
2 3 (15.79%) Haskell
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 3 (15.79%) Scala
3 2 (10.53%) ES6
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
1 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Twitter
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