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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 45 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs citing OO 4 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.86% 2.13% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 2.64% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 1
Average daily rate £475 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +8.57%
OO
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
396 379 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 85.34% 80.81% 76.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 237 168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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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

OO
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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Crawley - 2 £300 -
Worthing -4 1 - -
Chichester - 1 £650 - 1
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (84.21%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) XML
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) Spring
5 7 (36.84%) JSON
5 7 (36.84%) Front End Development
6 6 (31.58%) API Development
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
7 5 (26.32%) J2EE
7 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
7 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
7 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
7 5 (26.32%) RUP
8 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
8 4 (21.05%) Android
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
8 4 (21.05%) SAP
8 4 (21.05%) JSP
8 4 (21.05%) BEA
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) Sass
9 3 (15.79%) LESS

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
3 3 (15.79%) Confluence
3 3 (15.79%) Documentum
3 3 (15.79%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Fireworks
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Ant
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) QUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.79%) Documentum Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ABAP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SAPUI5 Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) XML
2 7 (36.84%) JSON
2 7 (36.84%) Spring
3 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 5 (26.32%) J2EE
5 4 (21.05%) JSP
5 4 (21.05%) Sass
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) JSTL
6 3 (15.79%) LESS
6 3 (15.79%) REST
6 3 (15.79%) Spring Web Flow
6 3 (15.79%) XSLT
7 2 (10.53%) CSS3
7 2 (10.53%) SAPUI5
7 2 (10.53%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Front End Development
3 6 (31.58%) API Development
4 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) RUP
4 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
4 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Content Management
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 2 (10.53%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (10.53%) Revenue Management
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow
8 1 (5.26%) Microservices
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
8 1 (5.26%) SDLC
8 1 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.79%) XPath
5 2 (10.53%) ABAP
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) BEA
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Pega
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica
4 1 (5.26%) webMethods
4 1 (5.26%) Zend