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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 12 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.17% 2.23% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 2.88% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.13% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
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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
302 208 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 79.68% 77.32% 67.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 138 81
Median daily rate £420 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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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 1 July 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 1 July 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 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 16 (76.19%) CSS
3 15 (71.43%) MVC
4 12 (57.14%) PHP
5 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
5 11 (52.38%) Laravel
6 9 (42.86%) RESTful
6 9 (42.86%) Symfony
6 9 (42.86%) MySQL
6 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) Mercurial
8 7 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
8 7 (33.33%) OOD
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) Web Services
10 5 (23.81%) Java
10 5 (23.81%) TDD
10 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
10 5 (23.81%) Web Development
10 5 (23.81%) Spring
11 4 (19.05%) Software Architecture
11 4 (19.05%) JMS
11 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
11 4 (19.05%) Oracle
11 4 (19.05%) Sybase
11 4 (19.05%) XML
11 4 (19.05%) SOAP

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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 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) DB2
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Mercurial
3 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) jMock
3 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Mockito
3 2 (9.52%) NUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) JMeter
4 1 (4.76%) RSpec
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (4.76%) Xdebug
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) Laravel
3 9 (42.86%) RESTful
3 9 (42.86%) Symfony
4 7 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) Spring
7 4 (19.05%) JMS
7 4 (19.05%) SOAP
7 4 (19.05%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) CSS3
8 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5
9 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (9.52%) Ext JS
9 2 (9.52%) jQuery
9 2 (9.52%) JSON
9 2 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
3 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) MVC
2 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) OOD
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) Web Development
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (19.05%) OOP
6 4 (19.05%) Software Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
8 2 (9.52%) AOP
8 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) ETL
8 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
8 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Secure Coding
8 2 (9.52%) SOLID
8 2 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Clojure
6 1 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) Sybase
2 2 (9.52%) Pega
2 2 (9.52%) Vitria
3 1 (4.76%) BEA
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Zend