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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 76 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 42 44 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.85% 2.63% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 3.32% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £320 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.19 £35.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.81% -5.00%
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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
1824 1325 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.46% 79.25% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 835 650
Average daily rate £375 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 25 49
Average hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% -56.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £8.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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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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Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 -25 35 £375 +30.43% 35
Bradford -9 7 £413 +28.90% 1
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 57 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (38.46%) TDD
4 44 (37.61%) HTML
4 44 (37.61%) SQL
5 42 (35.90%) CSS
6 39 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 38 (32.48%) C#
7 38 (32.48%) MVC
8 36 (30.77%) .NET
9 34 (29.06%) jQuery
10 28 (23.93%) Software Engineering
11 26 (22.22%) Java
12 22 (18.80%) Microsoft
12 22 (18.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (16.24%) .NET Framework
13 19 (16.24%) JSON
14 18 (15.38%) NHibernate
14 18 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
14 18 (15.38%) PHP
14 18 (15.38%) Oracle
14 18 (15.38%) NUnit
15 17 (14.53%) Entity Framework
15 17 (14.53%) HTML5
15 17 (14.53%) Selenium
15 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (13.68%) MySQL
16 16 (13.68%) Linux
17 15 (12.82%) OOP
18 14 (11.97%) UML

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (5.13%) Node.js
2 5 (4.27%) Apache
3 3 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.71%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.42%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.68%) MySQL
3 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 18 (15.38%) NUnit
1 18 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 17 (14.53%) Selenium
3 10 (8.55%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.69%) Rational Rose
5 8 (6.84%) Subversion
5 8 (6.84%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.98%) JUnit
7 4 (3.42%) Maven
8 3 (2.56%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.56%) Mocha
8 3 (2.56%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.56%) Grunt
9 2 (1.71%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.85%) NSubstitute
10 1 (0.85%) Xcode
10 1 (0.85%) JIRA
10 1 (0.85%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.85%) Ant
10 1 (0.85%) Moq
General
1 10 (8.55%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Back Office
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (80.34%) Developer
2 28 (23.93%) .NET Developer
3 15 (12.82%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.82%) PHP Developer
4 11 (9.40%) Analyst
4 11 (9.40%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.84%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Android Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Change Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (37.61%) HTML
2 42 (35.90%) CSS
3 36 (30.77%) .NET
4 34 (29.06%) jQuery
5 22 (18.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (16.24%) JSON
6 19 (16.24%) .NET Framework
7 18 (15.38%) NHibernate
8 17 (14.53%) HTML5
8 17 (14.53%) Entity Framework
8 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 13 (11.11%) CSS3
10 11 (9.40%) RESTful
11 10 (8.55%) J2EE
12 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET
12 8 (6.84%) Web Services
12 8 (6.84%) WinForms
13 7 (5.98%) WCF
13 7 (5.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) User Experience
2 6 (5.13%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.42%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.42%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.56%) NHS
6 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.71%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.71%) Life Science
6 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.68%) Linux
2 6 (5.13%) Android
3 3 (2.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) UNIX
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (38.46%) TDD
3 38 (32.48%) MVC
4 28 (23.93%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.82%) OOP
6 14 (11.97%) UML
7 13 (11.11%) Project Management
8 12 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 12 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (9.40%) Multithreading
9 11 (9.40%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.55%) OOD
10 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (8.55%) Concurrent Programming
11 9 (7.69%) Scrum
11 9 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 9 (7.69%) BDD
12 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
13 7 (5.98%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 60 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 44 (37.61%) SQL
3 38 (32.48%) C#
4 26 (22.22%) Java
5 18 (15.38%) PHP
6 12 (10.26%) Python
7 9 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 9 (7.69%) C++
8 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.84%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.98%) VB
9 7 (5.98%) VB6
10 4 (3.42%) PHP5
11 3 (2.56%) Groovy
12 2 (1.71%) Delphi
12 2 (1.71%) C
12 2 (1.71%) Perl
13 1 (0.85%) Ruby
13 1 (0.85%) SAPscript
13 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.38%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) Google
4 4 (3.42%) Omniture
5 3 (2.56%) Zend
6 2 (1.71%) Borland
7 1 (0.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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