The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 78 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Contract jobs citing OO 26 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.54% 3.17% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 4.13% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 11
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£325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £370 £425
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 £39.25 £34.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+14.59% -12.17%
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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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1361 1186 1103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.63% 76.61% 73.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 723 560
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.47 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% +18.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £7.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £175.00 £132.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Leeds -22 26 £325 - 21
Mirfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 3
Wetherby - - - -
Bradford - - - - 2
Castleford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - - 3
Huddersfield - - - - 3
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) MVC
3 24 (42.11%) Java
3 24 (42.11%) C#
3 24 (42.11%) .NET
4 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 21 (36.84%) jQuery
5 20 (35.09%) TDD
5 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET
5 20 (35.09%) CSS
5 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
6 19 (33.33%) HTML
7 18 (31.58%) SQL
8 15 (26.32%) Subversion
8 15 (26.32%) J2EE
8 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 14 (24.56%) OOD
9 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
10 13 (22.81%) Unit Testing
10 13 (22.81%) Oracle
10 13 (22.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (21.05%) Hibernate
11 12 (21.05%) Web Development
11 12 (21.05%) Selenium
11 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
12 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (19.30%) JSON
12 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
12 11 (19.30%) JUnit
12 11 (19.30%) DbUnit

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 4 (7.02%) Apache
2 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.26%) JBoss
2 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.26%) Node.js
2 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) ColdFusion
3 2 (3.51%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Drupal
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.53%) MySQL
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.26%) Redis
5 3 (5.26%) Riak
6 1 (1.75%) DB2
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Subversion
2 12 (21.05%) Selenium
3 11 (19.30%) JUnit
3 11 (19.30%) DbUnit
4 10 (17.54%) NUnit
5 9 (15.79%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.51%) Bazaar
8 1 (1.75%) MSTest
8 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Tester
6 3 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Programmer
7 2 (3.51%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (3.51%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) .NET
2 21 (36.84%) jQuery
3 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET
3 20 (35.09%) CSS
4 19 (33.33%) HTML
5 15 (26.32%) J2EE
6 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
7 13 (22.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 12 (21.05%) Hibernate
9 11 (19.30%) JSON
10 10 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (14.04%) NHibernate
11 8 (14.04%) WCF
12 6 (10.53%) REST
13 5 (8.77%) LAMP
13 5 (8.77%) SOAP
13 5 (8.77%) Web Services
14 4 (7.02%) Spring
14 4 (7.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
4 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
1 2 (3.51%) Android
1 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) MVC
3 20 (35.09%) TDD
4 14 (24.56%) OOD
5 13 (22.81%) Unit Testing
6 12 (21.05%) Web Development
7 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.28%) OOP
9 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.77%) BDD
11 4 (7.02%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (5.26%) DSDM
12 3 (5.26%) Migration
12 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
12 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
13 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (3.51%) Scrum
13 2 (3.51%) Extreme Programming
13 2 (3.51%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) C#
1 24 (42.11%) Java
2 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 18 (31.58%) SQL
4 10 (17.54%) PHP
5 5 (8.77%) PHP5
6 3 (5.26%) Python
6 3 (5.26%) Ruby
7 2 (3.51%) VB
7 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
1 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.26%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Zend
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Perforce
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