The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 46 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.11% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £37.81
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -53.71%
OOP
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
469 468 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 76.01% 82.54% 73.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 356 165
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £10.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

OOP
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 OOP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 13 £400 +6.66% 3
OOP
Yorkshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) PHP
2 19 (86.36%) MySQL
3 18 (81.82%) TDD
4 15 (68.18%) CSS
4 15 (68.18%) HTML
5 13 (59.09%) Scrum
5 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
6 12 (54.55%) Symfony
6 12 (54.55%) MVC
6 12 (54.55%) Laravel
7 10 (45.45%) RESTful
8 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
8 8 (36.36%) Ajax
8 8 (36.36%) Degree
8 8 (36.36%) XML
9 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) XHTML
9 7 (31.82%) Content Management
9 7 (31.82%) CMS
9 7 (31.82%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (27.27%) BDD
10 6 (27.27%) Zend
11 5 (22.73%) JIRA
11 5 (22.73%) WordPress
11 5 (22.73%) Confluence
11 5 (22.73%) PHP 5
11 5 (22.73%) Fintech
12 4 (18.18%) Web Services
12 4 (18.18%) OO

OOP
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 7 (31.82%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) Confluence
2 5 (22.73%) WordPress
3 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) PHPUnit
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (9.09%) Gitweb
5 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (13.64%) Billing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (86.36%) PHP Developer
3 10 (45.45%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 7 (31.82%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Symfony Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Consultant
6 4 (18.18%) Web Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Junior
8 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) Laravel
2 12 (54.55%) Symfony
3 10 (45.45%) RESTful
4 8 (36.36%) Ajax
4 8 (36.36%) XML
5 7 (31.82%) CodeIgniter
5 7 (31.82%) XHTML
6 4 (18.18%) Behat
6 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) Visualforce
8 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.55%) JSON
8 1 (4.55%) REST
8 1 (4.55%) SOAP
8 1 (4.55%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) TDD
2 13 (59.09%) Scrum
3 12 (54.55%) MVC
4 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Content Management
6 6 (27.27%) BDD
7 4 (18.18%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) DevOps
8 2 (9.09%) Email Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) High Availability
8 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.55%) API Development
9 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) PHP 5
5 2 (9.09%) Apex Code
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Zend
2 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com