The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 28 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing OO 19 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.44% 2.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Median daily rate £365 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% -
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 £43.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +16.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
295 335 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.53% 80.72% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 229 121
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £20.97 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.78% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for OO.

1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
4 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
4 10 (43.48%) Subversion
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) Spring
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) CSS3
5 7 (30.43%) HTML5
6 6 (26.09%) Node.js
6 6 (26.09%) REST
6 6 (26.09%) React
6 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
6 6 (26.09%) SOAP
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) Mercurial
7 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
7 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
7 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
7 5 (21.74%) Web Design
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
9 3 (13.04%) OOP

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Jetty
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (43.48%) Subversion
3 5 (21.74%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.35%) DbUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) jMock
4 1 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) Mockito
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (4.35%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) CSS
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) CSS3
2 7 (30.43%) HTML5
2 7 (30.43%) Spring
3 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
3 6 (26.09%) Node.js
3 6 (26.09%) React
3 6 (26.09%) REST
3 6 (26.09%) SOAP
4 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
4 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) JPA
6 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
6 1 (4.35%) RESTful
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
1 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Web Design
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) CRM
8 1 (4.35%) DevOps
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) Email Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) Microservices
8 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.35%) Use Case
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) ES6
5 1 (4.35%) Go
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Scala
5 1 (4.35%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com