Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 47 62
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -16
Contract jobs citing OO 1 9 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Southampton 0.34% 1.72% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 2.00% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £388 £436 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.17% +2.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £381 £414 £413
90th Percentile £394 £454 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £48.75 -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £41.28 £28.00
% change year-on-year - +47.44% -30.00%

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 254 451 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.39% 86.07% 87.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 286 318
Median daily rate £465 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £253 £275 £306
90th Percentile £633 £628 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.25 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.93% +139.09% +43.21%
10th Percentile £12.83 £13.67 £12.23
90th Percentile £40.90 £53.75 £48.01
Median hourly rate £31.61 £36.36 £33.14
% change year-on-year -13.06% +9.71% -2.53%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Southampton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OO in Southampton.

Daily rate trend for OO in Southampton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing OO in Southampton.

Hourly rate trend for OO in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft