The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 44 59 44
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15  
Contract jobs citing OO 20 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.88% 1.17% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.32% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 8
Median daily rate £468 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.02% +13.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 450 532 431
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.21% 88.81% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 322 267
Median daily rate £425 £400 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.37% +7.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in West Sussex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in West Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in West Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Gatwick - 16 £468 - 4
Worthing - 3 - - 1
Crawley +3 1 £350 -1.40% 4
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for OO.

1 18 (62.07%) XML
2 17 (58.62%) Web Services
3 16 (55.17%) Python
3 16 (55.17%) OOD
3 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 16 (55.17%) Finance
3 16 (55.17%) Data Analysis
3 16 (55.17%) Business Analysis
3 16 (55.17%) Degree
3 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
3 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (55.17%) SDLC
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) CRM
5 6 (20.69%) SAP
5 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
6 5 (17.24%) Process Improvement
6 5 (17.24%) SAP Portal
6 5 (17.24%) Confluence
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.24%) ABAP
6 5 (17.24%) RUP
6 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.24%) Adobe
6 5 (17.24%) webMethods
6 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
6 5 (17.24%) Workflow
6 5 (17.24%) Web Dynpro

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (17.24%) Confluence
1 5 (17.24%) SAP Portal
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Fireworks
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Appium
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.45%) Calabash
3 1 (3.45%) Capybara
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Mockito
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) Insurance Systems Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) Pensions Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) Systems Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) SAP Developer
4 5 (17.24%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Developer in Test
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SAPUI5 Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) XML
2 17 (58.62%) Web Services
3 5 (17.24%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
5 2 (6.90%) .NET
5 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) JSTL
5 2 (6.90%) XSLT
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.45%) Node.js
6 1 (3.45%) RESTful
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (3.45%) SAPUI5
6 1 (3.45%) Twig
6 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Business Analysis
1 16 (55.17%) Data Analysis
1 16 (55.17%) OOD
1 16 (55.17%) SDLC
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) CRM
3 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
4 5 (17.24%) Process Improvement
4 5 (17.24%) Revenue Management
4 5 (17.24%) RUP
4 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.24%) Workflow
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Python
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) ABAP
3 3 (10.34%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) XPath
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) SAP
3 5 (17.24%) Adobe
3 5 (17.24%) webMethods
4 1 (3.45%) hybris
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft