Period
to 21 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 21 January 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 (OO)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 42 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 13 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.59% 4.23% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 5.22% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Southampton median daily rate £400 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.90% -8.82%
10th Percentile £371 £330 £328
90th Percentile £649 £450 £426
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £455 £475
% change year-on-year -14.84% -4.21% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £48.40 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.36% +21.00% -5.88%

OO 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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 420 383 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 83.83% 80.97% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 264 224
Southampton median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £336 £303 £266
90th Percentile £638 £575 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 16
Southampton median hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £44.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.87% -66.34% +212.68%
10th Percentile £11.35 £10.00 £14.72
90th Percentile £47.25 £31.35 £51.02
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £33.40 £30.00
% change year-on-year +4.79% +11.33% +6.19%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Southampton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Southampton

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Southampton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Southampton region with a requirement for OO.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (76.92%) RESTful
5 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
6 7 (53.85%) Oracle
6 7 (53.85%) XML
6 7 (53.85%) .NET
6 7 (53.85%) C#
7 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 6 (46.15%) REST
7 6 (46.15%) SDLC
7 6 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (38.46%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (38.46%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
8 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
8 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
8 5 (38.46%) DevOps
8 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
8 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 5 (38.46%) Azure
8 5 (38.46%) HTML5
8 5 (38.46%) TDD
8 5 (38.46%) Spring
8 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
8 5 (38.46%) OOD

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (23.08%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Lead Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) RESTful
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (46.15%) SDLC
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) OOD
4 5 (38.46%) OOP
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Use Case
5 4 (30.77%) Coaching
5 4 (30.77%) Component Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) Python
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) ESRI