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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing OO 13 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.60% 3.72% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 4.71% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
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£363 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.43 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -11.43%
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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
396 255 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 79.20% 78.95% 73.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 158 212
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 11
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £19.00 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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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 6 March 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 6 March 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 8 £350 - 2
Horsham 0 2 £388 +19.23% 3
Steyning - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
Crawley - - - - 1
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
2 12 (57.14%) HTML5
3 10 (47.62%) CSS3
4 9 (42.86%) Web Development
5 8 (38.10%) Magento
5 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) SOAP
8 4 (19.05%) REST
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (14.29%) WCF
9 3 (14.29%) Node.js
9 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
9 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (14.29%) PostGIS
9 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
9 3 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) .NET
9 3 (14.29%) C#
9 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
9 3 (14.29%) Tomcat

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) Documentum
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Magento
2 2 (9.52%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (9.52%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) EDRMS
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Xcode
3 1 (4.76%) CA Gen
3 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Magento Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Documentum Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.52%) iPad Developer
4 2 (9.52%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
1 12 (57.14%) HTML5
2 10 (47.62%) CSS3
3 4 (19.05%) SOAP
3 4 (19.05%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) PostGIS
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
5 2 (9.52%) WebGL
5 2 (9.52%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (9.52%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (9.52%) Cocoa
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (9.52%) BAPI
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Web Development
2 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
3 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (9.52%) Data Management
7 2 (9.52%) Workflow
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) RUP
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
7 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
8 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.52%) ABAP
3 2 (9.52%) SAPscript
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) BEA
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (4.76%) webMethods
4 1 (4.76%) Zend
4 1 (4.76%) Pega