The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 23 23 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Contract jobs citing OO 6 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.38% 3.74% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 4.93% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Median daily rate £388 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £318 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 118 142 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 86.13% 75.94% 88.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 98 116
Median daily rate £388 £341 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -17.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -64.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Brighton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Brighton

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Brighton over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Brighton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for OO.

1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Front End Development
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Advertising
5 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (33.33%) CSS3
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 3 (25.00%) Games
7 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) XPath
7 3 (25.00%) JSTL
8 2 (16.67%) BDD
8 2 (16.67%) User Experience
8 2 (16.67%) Ruby
8 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) OOD
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) COM
9 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 1 (8.33%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Advertising
2 3 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) CSS3
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) JSTL
6 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 2 (16.67%) COM
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
8 1 (8.33%) RESTful
8 1 (8.33%) Servlets
8 1 (8.33%) Web Services
8 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Front End Development
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) XPath
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce