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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing OO 7 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.15% 1.98% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 3.06% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 15
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£338 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.40% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £290 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £370 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -15.38%
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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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
246 229 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.69% 64.69% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 107 105
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 20
Average hourly rate £15.73 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.63% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £35.00 £24.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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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

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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

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Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 3 £350 - 1
Sheffield - - - - 4
Barnsley - - - -
OO
Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Apache CXF
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) JAXB
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
4 3 (42.86%) JUnit
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) JDBC
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (28.57%) JMS
5 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) Ant

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) Jetty
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Apache CXF
4 3 (42.86%) JAXB
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) JDBC
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) JMS
5 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
6 1 (14.29%) Java EE
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) script.aculo.us
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
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