The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 8 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing OO 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 3.33% 4.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 5.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Huddersfield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 50.00% 79.55% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 5
Average daily rate £180 £300 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +114.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £250 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £425 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Huddersfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Huddersfield region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Bazaar
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

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Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Bazaar
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5