The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 28 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing OO 22 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.00% 2.55% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 3.23% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 6
Median daily rate £370 £263 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.95% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £240 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £435 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.09 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.67% +14.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
359 403 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 81.59% 79.02% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 279 190
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Median hourly rate £23.24 £16.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% -3.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.24 £9.00 £7.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

OO
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

OO
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 18 £365 +16.80% 4
Doncaster - 2 £378 - 2
OO
Yorkshire

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 12 (42.86%) CSS
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
6 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
6 10 (35.71%) Subversion
7 8 (28.57%) Spring
7 8 (28.57%) HTML5
7 8 (28.57%) CSS3
8 7 (25.00%) React
8 7 (25.00%) Node.js
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (25.00%) SOAP
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle
9 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
9 6 (21.43%) REST
10 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (17.86%) Ember.js
10 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
10 5 (17.86%) Web Design
10 5 (17.86%) Mercurial
10 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
10 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
10 5 (17.86%) TDD
10 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
11 4 (14.29%) C#

OO
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Jetty
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) Subversion
3 5 (17.86%) Mercurial
4 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) DbUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) jMock
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) Mockito
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
4 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (3.57%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Python Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Tester
4 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) CSS
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) CSS3
2 8 (28.57%) HTML5
2 8 (28.57%) Spring
3 7 (25.00%) Node.js
3 7 (25.00%) React
3 7 (25.00%) SOAP
4 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 6 (21.43%) REST
5 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.86%) Ember.js
6 3 (10.71%) RESTful
6 3 (10.71%) Web Services
6 3 (10.71%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE
7 2 (7.14%) jQuery
7 2 (7.14%) JSON
7 2 (7.14%) Redux
8 1 (3.57%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
1 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Web Design
5 4 (14.29%) BDD
5 4 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.14%) Pair Programming
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) Microservices
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) ES6
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Go
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
7 1 (3.57%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com