The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 13 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.05% - 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% - 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate £313 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.33% +7.14%
OO
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
330 179 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 77.46% 79.91% 69.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 114 82
Average daily rate £410 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.73 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.79 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
4 12 (66.67%) MVC
5 10 (55.56%) RESTful
6 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Web Services
7 8 (44.44%) Java
7 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 7 (38.89%) HTML5
8 7 (38.89%) CSS3
8 7 (38.89%) Linux
8 7 (38.89%) SOAP
9 6 (33.33%) Perl
9 6 (33.33%) C#
9 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 6 (33.33%) .NET
9 6 (33.33%) NUnit
9 6 (33.33%) Spring
9 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 6 (33.33%) Ruby
9 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 6 (33.33%) BDD
9 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (33.33%) Secure Coding
10 5 (27.78%) Umbraco
10 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
10 5 (27.78%) OOP

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (27.78%) CMS
1 5 (27.78%) Umbraco
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 3 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Heroku
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) IMAP
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) POP3
2 2 (11.11%) SMTP
2 2 (11.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) InfluxDB
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) NUnit
3 4 (22.22%) Mockito
3 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) Liquibase
4 3 (16.67%) Maven
5 2 (11.11%) RSpec
6 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (5.56%) Moq
6 1 (5.56%) NSubstitute
6 1 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Umbraco Developer
3 3 (16.67%) CMS Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) RESTful
3 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) CSS3
4 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 7 (38.89%) SOAP
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Spring
6 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
7 4 (22.22%) Ajax
7 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) JSON
7 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (16.67%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
1 2 (11.11%) Telematics
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 12 (66.67%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) Secure Coding
6 5 (27.78%) OOP
7 3 (16.67%) Kanban
7 3 (16.67%) SOLID
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Functional Programming
8 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
8 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) Web Operations
9 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.56%) Microservices
9 1 (5.56%) SOA
9 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) Perl
3 6 (33.33%) Ruby
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Scala
6 1 (5.56%) Clojure
6 1 (5.56%) Go
6 1 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Grafana
2 2 (11.11%) Kibana
2 2 (11.11%) logstash
2 2 (11.11%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) VMware