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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented CSS (OOCSS)
Rank 634 664 632
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -32
Contract jobs citing OOCSS 15 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.010% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.092% 0.037% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 7
Median daily rate £394 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £322 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +16.66%
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
16252 16367 15677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.72% 28.23% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11254 11273 10177
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 306 180
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £17.33 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 25 September 2016.

OOCSS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OOCSS
Top 6 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 25 September 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 +36 15 £394 +12.50% 6
London +8 8 £431 +16.55% 5
South East +25 7 £373 +6.42% 1
Berkshire - 7 £373 -
City of London +16 1 £369 -13.29% 1
Slough - 1 £330 -

OOCSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (82.14%) CSS
2 23 (82.14%) HTML5
3 18 (64.29%) Front End Development
4 17 (60.71%) CSS3
4 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 16 (57.14%) SMACSS
5 16 (57.14%) gulp
6 13 (46.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (42.86%) Sass
7 12 (42.86%) TDD
8 11 (39.29%) OO
8 11 (39.29%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 10 (35.71%) Grunt
10 9 (32.14%) Node.js
10 9 (32.14%) jQuery
11 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 7 (25.00%) LESS
12 7 (25.00%) Web Development
13 6 (21.43%) Kanban
13 6 (21.43%) Publishing
13 6 (21.43%) CMS
13 6 (21.43%) Bower
13 6 (21.43%) BDD
13 6 (21.43%) Progressive Enhancement
13 6 (21.43%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 5 (17.86%) Handlebars
14 5 (17.86%) Angular 2

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 (21.43%) CMS
2 4 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (10.71%) Mule
4 2 (7.14%) nginx
4 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Redis
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) gulp
2 10 (35.71%) Grunt
3 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 6 (21.43%) Bower
5 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
5 3 (10.71%) Mocha
5 3 (10.71%) Subversion
6 2 (7.14%) Maven
7 1 (3.57%) Protractor
7 1 (3.57%) QUnit
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium
7 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 22 (78.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Angular Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (14.29%) UI Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.71%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (10.71%) HTML Developer
7 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Web Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (82.14%) CSS
2 23 (82.14%) HTML5
3 17 (60.71%) CSS3
4 16 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 12 (42.86%) Sass
6 9 (32.14%) jQuery
6 9 (32.14%) Node.js
7 7 (25.00%) LESS
8 5 (17.86%) Angular 2
8 5 (17.86%) Handlebars
8 5 (17.86%) React
9 4 (14.29%) Backbone.js
9 4 (14.29%) Marionette.js
10 3 (10.71%) Jade
10 3 (10.71%) Mustache
11 2 (7.14%) FreeMarker
11 2 (7.14%) MooTools
12 1 (3.57%) DOM
12 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) IPTV
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.14%) Over-the-Top Content
1 2 (7.14%) Video on Demand
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Front End Development
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) SMACSS
4 13 (46.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (42.86%) TDD
6 11 (39.29%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 11 (39.29%) OO
7 7 (25.00%) Web Development
8 6 (21.43%) BDD
8 6 (21.43%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 6 (21.43%) Kanban
8 6 (21.43%) Progressive Enhancement
9 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (14.29%) SEO
9 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.14%) Mobile First
10 2 (7.14%) Scrum
10 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 1 (3.57%) API Development
11 1 (3.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) Clojure
2 3 (10.71%) ES6
2 3 (10.71%) Haskell
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) F#
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe
1 1 (3.57%) TOWER Software
1 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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