The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 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.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 22 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.54% 1.61% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.85% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £525 £661 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.60% +27.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +13.97% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year +3.22% +0.64%  

OOP 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 117 108 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 90.00% 87.10% 88.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 92 63
Median daily rate £550 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Canary Wharf

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Documentum
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) CAPM
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Transition Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

OOP
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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CAPM
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft