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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 50 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 8 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.47% 2.25% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.86% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate £250 £325 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +15.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £305 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £401 £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
OO
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
436 385 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.85% 78.73% 61.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 266 116
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 14
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £7.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

OO
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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sheffield -25 6 £275 -15.38% 10
Doncaster - 1 £238 - 5
OO
Yorkshire

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
3 16 (72.73%) MVC
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) TDD
5 12 (54.55%) Web Services
5 12 (54.55%) SQL
6 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (50.00%) RESTful
7 10 (45.45%) HTML5
7 10 (45.45%) CSS3
8 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
8 9 (40.91%) Spring
8 9 (40.91%) Java
9 8 (36.36%) PHP
9 8 (36.36%) MySQL
9 8 (36.36%) SOAP
9 8 (36.36%) OOP
10 7 (31.82%) Linux
11 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
11 6 (27.27%) Ajax
11 6 (27.27%) JSON
11 6 (27.27%) Mockito
11 6 (27.27%) BDD
12 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (22.73%) Umbraco
12 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
12 5 (22.73%) jQuery
12 5 (22.73%) Maven

OO
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (22.73%) CMS
1 5 (22.73%) JBoss
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
1 5 (22.73%) Umbraco
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 3 (13.64%) Apache Solr
4 2 (9.09%) Node.js
5 1 (4.55%) Drupal
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Heroku
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) Jackrabbit
3 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) DB2
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Mockito
3 5 (22.73%) Maven
3 5 (22.73%) NUnit
4 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
5 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.64%) JIRA
5 3 (13.64%) Liquibase
6 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (9.09%) ClearCase
6 2 (9.09%) jMock
6 2 (9.09%) JUnit
6 2 (9.09%) RSpec
6 2 (9.09%) Subversion
7 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
7 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
7 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Umbraco Developer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 3 (13.64%) CMS Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Scala Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Scala Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) CSS
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) Web Services
3 11 (50.00%) RESTful
4 10 (45.45%) CSS3
4 10 (45.45%) HTML5
5 9 (40.91%) Spring
6 8 (36.36%) SOAP
7 6 (27.27%) Ajax
7 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 6 (27.27%) JSON
8 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (22.73%) jQuery
9 4 (18.18%) JMS
9 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 2 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 2 (9.09%) Telematics
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) MVC
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) TDD
4 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (36.36%) OOP
6 6 (27.27%) BDD
7 5 (22.73%) Secure Coding
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.64%) Kanban
8 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) SOLID
9 2 (9.09%) AOP
9 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (9.09%) ETL
9 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
9 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) Web Development
9 2 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) PHP
5 5 (22.73%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) Ruby
7 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (9.09%) Scala
8 1 (4.55%) Clojure
8 1 (4.55%) Go
8 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Control-M
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) Sybase
2 2 (9.09%) Pega
2 2 (9.09%) Vitria
3 1 (4.55%) BEA
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) VMware