Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 11 December 2018 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 > Surrey
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 130 124
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +13
Contract jobs citing OOP 29 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.86% 0.68% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.80% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 5
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £363 £362 £275
90th Percentile £564 £488 £395
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £52.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -8.33% - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,977 2,369 1,889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.71% 84.94% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,103 1,714 1,246
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £236
90th Percentile £612 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 59 91
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -8.26% -9.17%
10th Percentile £14.20 £13.40 £11.55
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £44.25
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £22.75 £24.23
% change year-on-year +10.42% -6.09% -3.10%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Surrey

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Surrey

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Surrey over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOP in Surrey

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Surrey

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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
Reigate - 12 £488 - 5
Guildford -15 5 £375 - 1
Leatherhead -1 3 £550 +22.22% 3
Chertsey - 2 £394 -
Woking - 2 £450 - 1
Egham - 1 £463 -
OOP
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for OOP.

1 21 (72.41%) OO
2 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
3 19 (65.52%) AngularJS
4 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (55.17%) Scrum
6 15 (51.72%) C#
6 15 (51.72%) SQL
7 14 (48.28%) Java
7 14 (48.28%) jQuery
8 13 (44.83%) CSS
9 11 (37.93%) Python
9 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
10 10 (34.48%) Manual Testing
10 10 (34.48%) WebDriver
10 10 (34.48%) SDLC
10 10 (34.48%) SDET
10 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
10 10 (34.48%) Selenium
11 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
11 9 (31.03%) Ajax
11 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
11 9 (31.03%) .NET
11 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
11 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
11 9 (31.03%) Database Optimisation
11 9 (31.03%) PyCharm
12 7 (24.14%) MVC
13 5 (17.24%) TDD
13 5 (17.24%) JSON
13 5 (17.24%) MySQL

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
1 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Selenium
1 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
1 10 (34.48%) WebDriver
2 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
2 9 (31.03%) PyCharm
3 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) Mockito
4 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.45%) git-flow
5 1 (3.45%) JMeter
5 1 (3.45%) webpack
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Developer in Test
3 9 (31.03%) Senior Test Automation Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Senior Test Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Test Automation Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Test Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum Master
7 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) AngularJS
2 14 (48.28%) jQuery
3 13 (44.83%) CSS
4 9 (31.03%) .NET
4 9 (31.03%) Ajax
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) HTML5
5 5 (17.24%) JSON
5 5 (17.24%) REST
5 5 (17.24%) SOAP
5 5 (17.24%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Core
7 3 (10.34%) CSS3
7 3 (10.34%) LAMP
7 3 (10.34%) RESTful
7 3 (10.34%) Symfony
8 2 (6.90%) JPA
8 2 (6.90%) Node.js
8 2 (6.90%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) OO
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) Scrum
4 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
5 10 (34.48%) Manual Testing
5 10 (34.48%) SDET
5 10 (34.48%) SDLC
6 9 (31.03%) Database Optimisation
6 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
6 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
7 7 (24.14%) MVC
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.24%) Kanban
8 5 (17.24%) TDD
9 4 (13.79%) OOD
9 4 (13.79%) SOLID
10 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
10 3 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (10.34%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 11 (37.93%) Python
5 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.90%) Java 8
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Ansible
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Kibana
2 1 (3.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft