The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 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 (OO)
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 106 68
Rank change year-on-year +22 -38  
Contract jobs citing OO 195 189 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.46% 2.01% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 2.47% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 136 158
Median daily rate £428 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.42% +1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 16
Median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +5.26%  
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6471 7650 7815
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.69% 81.35% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3756 4713 4313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 268 281
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +10 62 £480 +6.66% 17
Berkshire +38 36 £450 +2.85% 21
Buckinghamshire +15 36 £394 +10.91% 11
West Sussex +19 20 £468 +14.02% 11
Oxfordshire -11 15 £430 +22.85% 21
Hampshire -27 11 £375 +15.38% 28
East Sussex +9 9 £359 +14.80% 4
Middlesex +4 6 £350 -13.84%
OO
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for OO.

1 134 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (34.20%) JavaScript
3 110 (31.61%) OOD
4 106 (30.46%) Java
5 105 (30.17%) SQL
6 103 (29.60%) XML
7 97 (27.87%) Web Services
8 94 (27.01%) Oracle
9 93 (26.72%) Finance
10 89 (25.57%) Linux
11 82 (23.56%) Python
12 80 (22.99%) CSS
13 76 (21.84%) HTML
13 76 (21.84%) Relational Database
14 70 (20.11%) TDD
15 69 (19.83%) C++
16 60 (17.24%) Software Engineering
17 59 (16.95%) Subversion
17 59 (16.95%) Git (software)
18 57 (16.38%) AngularJS
19 55 (15.80%) Data Analysis
20 54 (15.52%) Scrum
20 54 (15.52%) REST
21 52 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
21 52 (14.94%) MVC
21 52 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
22 48 (13.79%) SDLC
22 48 (13.79%) JSON
23 46 (13.22%) Node.js
23 46 (13.22%) OOP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 26 (7.47%) CMS
2 16 (4.60%) Apache
2 16 (4.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (3.45%) Confluence
4 11 (3.16%) nginx
5 8 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.44%) SAP Portal
7 5 (1.44%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.86%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.86%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.86%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.57%) Drupal
10 2 (0.57%) JBoss
10 2 (0.57%) SAS
10 2 (0.57%) WordPress
11 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.29%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.57%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.44%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.29%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.29%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.59%) SaaS
4 4 (1.15%) Boomi
5 2 (0.57%) GitHub
5 2 (0.57%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.57%) Google Checkout
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.18%) Diameter Protocol
2 23 (6.61%) HTTP
3 22 (6.32%) Asterisk PBX
3 22 (6.32%) GSM
3 22 (6.32%) LTE
3 22 (6.32%) PBX
3 22 (6.32%) RANAP
3 22 (6.32%) RTP
3 22 (6.32%) UMTS
3 22 (6.32%) VoIP
4 13 (3.74%) Wireshark
5 8 (2.30%) GGSN
5 8 (2.30%) MGW
5 8 (2.30%) SGSN
6 6 (1.72%) LDAP
7 5 (1.44%) FTP
8 3 (0.86%) INAP
8 3 (0.86%) MVNO
8 3 (0.86%) SNMP
8 3 (0.86%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.84%) Relational Database
2 38 (10.92%) NoSQL
3 36 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 32 (9.20%) SQL Server
5 21 (6.03%) MySQL
6 20 (5.75%) Oracle Database
7 15 (4.31%) Redis
8 13 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (3.16%) CouchDB
9 11 (3.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (2.59%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.01%) Big Data
11 7 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 59 (16.95%) Git (software)
1 59 (16.95%) Subversion
2 30 (8.62%) Ant
2 30 (8.62%) Eclipse
2 30 (8.62%) GDB
2 30 (8.62%) Maven
3 29 (8.33%) Gradle
4 25 (7.18%) GCC
5 24 (6.90%) JIRA
6 23 (6.61%) Selenium
7 22 (6.32%) Trac
8 21 (6.03%) Jenkins
9 18 (5.17%) Bitbucket
9 18 (5.17%) JMeter
10 17 (4.89%) WebDriver
11 16 (4.60%) Apache Ivy
11 16 (4.60%) eggPlant
12 15 (4.31%) JUnit
13 14 (4.02%) Mercurial
14 11 (3.16%) Android Studio
General
1 93 (26.72%) Finance
2 31 (8.91%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.31%) Banking
3 15 (4.31%) Retail
4 7 (2.01%) Automotive
5 6 (1.72%) Advertising
6 5 (1.44%) German Language
7 4 (1.15%) Games
8 3 (0.86%) Marketing
9 2 (0.57%) Back Office
9 2 (0.57%) Electronics
9 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 200 (57.47%) Developer
2 58 (16.67%) Analyst
3 54 (15.52%) Systems Analyst
4 45 (12.93%) Software Engineer
5 43 (12.36%) JavaScript Developer
6 39 (11.21%) Oracle Analyst
7 36 (10.34%) Pensions Analyst
8 35 (10.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 33 (9.48%) Insurance Systems Analyst
10 29 (8.33%) Java Developer
11 27 (7.76%) C++ Software Engineer
12 20 (5.75%) Node.js Developer
12 20 (5.75%) Senior Developer
13 19 (5.46%) .NET Developer
13 19 (5.46%) Angular Developer
14 17 (4.89%) PHP Developer
15 16 (4.60%) Database Analyst
16 15 (4.31%) UI Developer
16 15 (4.31%) Web Developer
17 14 (4.02%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (29.60%) XML
2 97 (27.87%) Web Services
3 80 (22.99%) CSS
4 76 (21.84%) HTML
5 57 (16.38%) AngularJS
6 54 (15.52%) REST
7 48 (13.79%) JSON
8 46 (13.22%) Node.js
9 42 (12.07%) .NET
10 41 (11.78%) HTML5
11 33 (9.48%) CSS3
11 33 (9.48%) RESTful
12 26 (7.47%) STL
13 25 (7.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 20 (5.75%) React
14 20 (5.75%) SOAP
15 19 (5.46%) Middleware
15 19 (5.46%) Spring
16 18 (5.17%) Laravel
17 17 (4.89%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.77%) User Experience
3 14 (4.02%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.59%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (2.30%) Derivative
6 7 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.15%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.86%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (0.86%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (0.86%) Wiki
10 2 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.57%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.57%) W3C
11 1 (0.29%) Clustering
11 1 (0.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 89 (25.57%) Linux
2 44 (12.64%) Unix
3 42 (12.07%) Windows
4 16 (4.60%) Android
5 10 (2.87%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.01%) Solaris
7 6 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.29%) CentOS
8 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.29%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (31.61%) OOD
3 70 (20.11%) TDD
4 60 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 55 (15.80%) Data Analysis
6 54 (15.52%) Scrum
7 52 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (14.94%) MVC
8 48 (13.79%) SDLC
9 46 (13.22%) OOP
10 45 (12.93%) Web Development
11 41 (11.78%) UML
12 40 (11.49%) Front End Development
13 37 (10.63%) BDD
13 37 (10.63%) Business Analysis
14 34 (9.77%) Open Source
15 27 (7.76%) Multithreading
16 25 (7.18%) Configuration Management
17 23 (6.61%) Continuous Delivery
17 23 (6.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (34.20%) JavaScript
2 106 (30.46%) Java
3 105 (30.17%) SQL
4 82 (23.56%) Python
5 69 (19.83%) C++
6 40 (11.49%) Ruby
7 39 (11.21%) C#
8 22 (6.32%) C
9 21 (6.03%) PHP
10 16 (4.60%) Groovy
11 15 (4.31%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.87%) Perl
13 9 (2.59%) TypeScript
14 8 (2.30%) Apple Swift
15 7 (2.01%) ABAP
15 7 (2.01%) Objective-C
15 7 (2.01%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.72%) VB.NET
17 5 (1.44%) XPath
18 4 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (9.20%) Degree
2 28 (8.05%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.44%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.86%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.29%) ISEB
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.30%) Docker
2 3 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (3.45%) Puppet
2 11 (3.16%) Ansible
3 5 (1.44%) HP Fortify
4 3 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.57%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.29%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 94 (27.01%) Oracle
2 22 (6.32%) Cisco
3 19 (5.46%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.60%) Sitecore
4 16 (4.60%) Splunk
5 11 (3.16%) Zend
6 8 (2.30%) SAP
7 7 (2.01%) HP
7 7 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.72%) Adobe
8 6 (1.72%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.44%) Apple
9 5 (1.44%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.44%) webMethods
10 4 (1.15%) Dell
10 4 (1.15%) IBM
11 3 (0.86%) Google
11 3 (0.86%) Hortonworks
11 3 (0.86%) hybris
11 3 (0.86%) TIBCO
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