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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 50 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing OO 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.43% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £340 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +9.87%
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South Yorkshire

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
382 388 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 77.96% 87.19% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 304 107
Median daily rate £450 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.35 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.67% -19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £10.40 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £15.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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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

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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

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Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 12 (63.16%) PHP
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Laravel
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) MVC
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) MySQL
5 8 (42.11%) Symfony
5 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
6 7 (36.84%) CodeIgniter
6 7 (36.84%) Mercurial
6 7 (36.84%) OOD
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) RESTful
7 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) SOAP
8 5 (26.32%) REST
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) OOP
9 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
9 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (21.05%) TDD
9 4 (21.05%) Spring
9 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture

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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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (36.84%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) JMeter
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Laravel
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) Symfony
4 7 (36.84%) CodeIgniter
5 6 (31.58%) RESTful
6 5 (26.32%) REST
6 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (21.05%) Spring
8 2 (10.53%) CSS3
8 2 (10.53%) HTML5
8 2 (10.53%) Visualforce
9 1 (5.26%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.26%) JSON
9 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.26%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) OOD
4 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
6 4 (21.05%) OOP
6 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) CRM
8 2 (10.53%) DevOps
8 2 (10.53%) Email Marketing
8 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) PHP
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Apex Code
5 2 (10.53%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) Zend