The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing OO 13 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.28% 2.99% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 4.01% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
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£500 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -9.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +2.56%
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South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
452 274 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 79.30% 74.46% 70.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 174 221
Average daily rate £420 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 10
Average hourly rate £22.85 £25.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £12.52 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £36.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the West Sussex region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the West Sussex region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -7 7 £450 - 2
Horsham -5 1 £375 +15.38% 4
Bognor Regis - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Crawley - - - - 1
Gatwick - - - -
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 12 (52.17%) HTML5
4 10 (43.48%) CSS3
5 9 (39.13%) Web Development
6 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
6 8 (34.78%) Magento
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) RUP
8 4 (17.39%) Documentum
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
8 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
9 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
9 3 (13.04%) Zend
9 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
9 3 (13.04%) PHP
9 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) Subversion
9 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
9 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
10 2 (8.70%) Workflow
10 2 (8.70%) Migration
10 2 (8.70%) Web Dynpro

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) Documentum
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Magento
2 2 (8.70%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) EDRMS
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Xcode
4 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Mocha
4 1 (4.35%) CA Gen
4 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Magento Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Documentum Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) iPad Developer
5 2 (8.70%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP MDM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
1 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) HTML5
3 10 (43.48%) CSS3
4 2 (8.70%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (8.70%) WebGL
4 2 (8.70%) Zend Framework
4 2 (8.70%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (8.70%) Cocoa
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (8.70%) BAPI
4 2 (8.70%) Ajax
4 2 (8.70%) SAP ALE
4 2 (8.70%) SAP PI
4 2 (8.70%) Doctrine
5 1 (4.35%) Symfony
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) XHTML
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
1 2 (8.70%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Web Development
2 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
3 6 (26.09%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 4 (17.39%) RUP
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Workflow
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
6 2 (8.70%) OOP
6 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
6 2 (8.70%) Master Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
4 2 (8.70%) ABAP
4 2 (8.70%) SAPscript
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
2 3 (13.04%) Zend
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) BEA
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) webMethods
4 1 (4.35%) Pega