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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 32 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing OO 18 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.58% 3.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 4.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 0
Median daily rate £365 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +14.64%

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
334 334 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.99% 78.04% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 232 102
Median daily rate £425 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £23.24 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.96% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £9.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.30 £15.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 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 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (45.83%) Subversion
4 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) CSS
4 11 (45.83%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
6 8 (33.33%) CSS3
6 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (33.33%) HTML5
7 7 (29.17%) Spring
7 7 (29.17%) SOAP
7 7 (29.17%) REST
8 6 (25.00%) React
8 6 (25.00%) Node.js
8 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
9 5 (20.83%) Web Design
9 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle
9 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (20.83%) Ember.js
9 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
9 5 (20.83%) Data Structures
9 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
10 4 (16.67%) BDD

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 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Jetty
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (45.83%) Subversion
3 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) jMock
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Mockito
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.17%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) CSS
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) CSS3
2 8 (33.33%) HTML5
3 7 (29.17%) REST
3 7 (29.17%) SOAP
3 7 (29.17%) Spring
4 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (25.00%) Node.js
4 6 (25.00%) React
5 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
5 5 (20.83%) Ember.js
6 2 (8.33%) jQuery
6 2 (8.33%) Visualforce
6 2 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) JPA
7 1 (4.17%) PowerMock
7 1 (4.17%) Redux
7 1 (4.17%) RESTful
7 1 (4.17%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
1 5 (20.83%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
3 5 (20.83%) Web Design
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 3 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Email Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Apex Code
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) SOQL
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) ES6
6 1 (4.17%) Go
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
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