Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 94 137
Rank change year-on-year -9 +43 +10
Contract jobs citing OOP 6 84 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.34% 2.39% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 2.69% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 60 25
Median daily rate - £444 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.58% +18.75%
South East median daily rate £375 £495 £445
% change year-on-year -24.24% +11.24% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +37.50% -8.05%

OOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,512 3,125 3,173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 85.76% 88.98% 84.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 1,985 1,835
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £275
90th Percentile £592 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 179 132
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.40 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +11.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £14.91 £12.56 £12.23
90th Percentile £57.50 £57.50 £52.25
Median hourly rate £24.65 £31.35 £24.75
% change year-on-year -21.36% +26.65% +23.75%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Hampshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OOP in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for OOP in Hampshire

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing OOP in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for OOP in Hampshire

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport - 1 - -
OOP
South East

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Java 8
3 3 (50.00%) Release Train
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (50.00%) Spring Integration
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) Spring

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) NServiceBus
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 3 (50.00%) Release Train
3 3 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Java 8
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft