The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 41 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.99% - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +4.00%
OOP
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
317 187 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 78.27% 81.30% 68.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 119 86
Average daily rate £420 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Average hourly rate £9.00 £15.79 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% -12.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (66.67%) Mockito
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) Jackrabbit
3 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) JBoss
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Mockito
2 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Liquibase
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Scala Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) CSS3
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) CakePHP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Scala
6 1 (16.67%) Clojure
6 1 (16.67%) Go
6 1 (16.67%) Groovy
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
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