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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented CSS (OOCSS)
Rank 631 626 610
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing OOCSS 12 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.079% 0.065% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 7
Median daily rate £475 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.13% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £330 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
15274 15429 14783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.44% 27.54% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10770 10326 9643
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 214 209
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.55 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 29 June 2016.

OOCSS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OOCSS
Top 3 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 29 June 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
London +7 12 £475 +30.13% 4
England -4 12 £475 +30.13% 8
City of London - 1 - -

OOCSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (95.24%) HTML5
3 18 (85.71%) CSS3
4 15 (71.43%) Sass
5 14 (66.67%) jQuery
6 13 (61.90%) Grunt
7 12 (57.14%) LESS
8 11 (52.38%) Front End Development
9 10 (47.62%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 10 (47.62%) Web Development
9 10 (47.62%) TDD
10 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
10 9 (42.86%) SMACSS
10 9 (42.86%) gulp
10 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
10 9 (42.86%) Node.js
11 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (33.33%) Handlebars
11 7 (33.33%) OO
12 6 (28.57%) Mobile First
12 6 (28.57%) Bower
12 6 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
12 6 (28.57%) Mocha
13 5 (23.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 4 (19.05%) Redis
14 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (19.05%) Web Services

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 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (14.29%) Mule
3 2 (9.52%) nginx
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Redis
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Grunt
2 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (42.86%) gulp
3 6 (28.57%) Bower
3 6 (28.57%) Mocha
4 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 3 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (14.29%) PhantomJS
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion
5 2 (9.52%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) Protractor
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium
6 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (57.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Web Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
5 2 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (95.24%) HTML5
3 18 (85.71%) CSS3
4 15 (71.43%) Sass
5 14 (66.67%) jQuery
6 12 (57.14%) LESS
7 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 9 (42.86%) Node.js
8 7 (33.33%) Handlebars
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
10 3 (14.29%) Chai
10 3 (14.29%) Jade
10 3 (14.29%) Mustache
10 3 (14.29%) React
10 3 (14.29%) RequireJS
10 3 (14.29%) RESTful
10 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (9.52%) Express
11 2 (9.52%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) W3C
2 2 (9.52%) New Media
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Front End Development
2 10 (47.62%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 10 (47.62%) TDD
2 10 (47.62%) Web Development
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) SMACSS
4 7 (33.33%) OO
4 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (28.57%) Mobile First
5 6 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
6 5 (23.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) SEO
7 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.52%) BDD
8 2 (9.52%) Human Factors
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) Clojure
2 3 (14.29%) ES6
2 3 (14.29%) Haskell
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) F#
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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