The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing OO 11 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.49% 2.75% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 4.31% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Average daily rate £290 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 116 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 73.47% 63.74% 68.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 52 70
Average daily rate £325 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £12.21 £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.02% +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
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Yorkshire

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Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
York -13 7 £275 - 12
Harrogate - 3 £325 - 1
Skipton - 1 - - 1
Middlesbrough - - - -
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) WCF
3 12 (46.15%) Silverlight
3 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 10 (38.46%) Subversion
5 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (30.77%) WPF
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) Maven
7 7 (26.92%) Hudson
8 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Spring
8 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
8 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
8 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 6 (23.08%) J2EE
8 6 (23.08%) MySQL
8 6 (23.08%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle
10 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
10 4 (15.38%) JMS
10 4 (15.38%) JSP
10 4 (15.38%) Struts
10 4 (15.38%) JSON

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Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (15.38%) Jetty
3 3 (11.54%) CMS
4 2 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Subversion
2 7 (26.92%) Maven
2 7 (26.92%) Hudson
3 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.54%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (11.54%) NUnit
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.54%) iPhone Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Android Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
8 1 (3.85%) UI Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) WCF
3 12 (46.15%) Silverlight
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 8 (30.77%) WPF
5 7 (26.92%) Web Services
6 6 (23.08%) Spring
6 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
6 6 (23.08%) J2EE
7 4 (15.38%) JMS
7 4 (15.38%) JSP
7 4 (15.38%) Struts
7 4 (15.38%) JSON
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) Tapestry
7 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (11.54%) UIKit
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (11.54%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (15.38%) iPhone
2 4 (15.38%) Digital Media
3 3 (11.54%) iPad
3 3 (11.54%) Handset
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
4 2 (7.69%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 3 (11.54%) Android Development
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) CQRS
6 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) BDD
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 3 (11.54%) XAML
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) VB
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss