The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 28 June 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.

Object-Oriented (OO)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 20 21
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing OO 8 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.21% 4.13% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.08% 4.90% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Median daily rate £615 £525 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% +24.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £410 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.42% +5.62%  

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 102 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 89.19% 84.30% 91.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 325 454
Median daily rate £535 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Canary Wharf

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for OO.

1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) XML
2 11 (61.11%) Banking
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 9 (50.00%) Unix
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Investment Banking
5 8 (44.44%) Spring
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) SOA
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) SDLC
8 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (27.78%) SOAP
8 5 (27.78%) J2EE
8 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
8 5 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (22.22%) C++
9 4 (22.22%) JUnit
9 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 4 (22.22%) Sybase
9 4 (22.22%) JIRA
9 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (22.22%) High-Frequency Trading
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (22.22%) Data Structures

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Documentum
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) HBase
3 2 (11.11%) KDB
3 2 (11.11%) Kdb+
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Gradle
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Ant
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Hudson
4 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.56%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (61.11%) Banking
2 9 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Front Office
5 1 (5.56%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Unix Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Core Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.11%) NoSQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) AWS Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) XML
2 8 (44.44%) Spring
3 5 (27.78%) J2EE
3 5 (27.78%) SOAP
4 4 (22.22%) Protocol Buffers
5 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Avro
6 2 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) Moose
7 1 (5.56%) Node.js
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
7 1 (5.56%) Struts
7 1 (5.56%) Swagger
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.11%) Derivative
4 2 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (11.11%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.56%) Equities
5 1 (5.56%) PMI
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) SOA
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (22.22%) High-Frequency Trading
5 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
6 3 (16.67%) Content Management
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) Kanban
6 3 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (16.67%) OOD
6 3 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 3 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) Korn
6 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) CAPM
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (11.11%) EMIR
1 2 (11.11%) MiFID
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Sybase
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (5.56%) SAP