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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 49 58 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Contract jobs citing OO 47 37 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.80% 2.38% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 3.08% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 65
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £371 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £64.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -29.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -8.75%
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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
1286 1203 1462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.64% 77.36% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 644 804
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 48 32
Average hourly rate £11.43 £30.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.54% +96.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.40 £17.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +15 36 £288 -4.32% 18
Bradford +9 5 £320 +34.73% 1
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - - 3
Wakefield - - - - 2
Wetherby - - - -
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 45 (38.79%) Java
2 37 (31.90%) HTML
3 36 (31.03%) MVC
4 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
4 35 (30.17%) CSS
4 35 (30.17%) Software Engineering
5 34 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (29.31%) OOP
6 32 (27.59%) SQL
7 30 (25.86%) PHP
8 28 (24.14%) C#
9 27 (23.28%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (22.41%) .NET
11 24 (20.69%) jQuery
12 23 (19.83%) C++
13 22 (18.97%) Finance
14 21 (18.10%) J2EE
15 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
16 18 (15.52%) Web Services
17 17 (14.66%) XML
17 17 (14.66%) TDD
18 16 (13.79%) Oracle
18 16 (13.79%) PHP5
19 14 (12.07%) MySQL
19 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET
20 13 (11.21%) HTML5
21 12 (10.34%) Subversion
21 12 (10.34%) .NET Framework
22 11 (9.48%) LAMP
22 11 (9.48%) Visual Studio

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (5.17%) SharePoint
1 6 (5.17%) ColdFusion
1 6 (5.17%) Apache
2 4 (3.45%) SugarCRM
2 4 (3.45%) Moodle
3 3 (2.59%) CMS
4 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.72%) WordPress
5 1 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.86%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) SAP HCM
1 4 (3.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.86%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.07%) MySQL
3 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.59%) SQLite
6 2 (1.72%) QlikView
6 2 (1.72%) DB2
6 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Subversion
2 11 (9.48%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.03%) JUnit
4 6 (5.17%) DbUnit
5 3 (2.59%) MSTest
5 3 (2.59%) Xcode
6 2 (1.72%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.72%) Maven
6 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.86%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.86%) Bazaar
7 1 (0.86%) Behat
General
1 22 (18.97%) Finance
2 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.86%) Banking
2 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
2 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (70.69%) Developer
2 23 (19.83%) Software Engineer
3 19 (16.38%) PHP Developer
4 17 (14.66%) Java Software Engineer
5 16 (13.79%) Java Developer
5 16 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 12 (10.34%) Web Developer
7 10 (8.62%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.03%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.03%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (5.17%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Consultant
10 4 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
10 4 (3.45%) Android Developer
10 4 (3.45%) C++/Java Developer
10 4 (3.45%) iPhone Developer
11 3 (2.59%) SAP HCM Consultant
11 3 (2.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.59%) iOS Developer
11 3 (2.59%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.90%) HTML
2 35 (30.17%) CSS
3 26 (22.41%) .NET
4 24 (20.69%) jQuery
5 21 (18.10%) J2EE
6 18 (15.52%) Web Services
7 17 (14.66%) XML
8 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET
9 13 (11.21%) HTML5
10 12 (10.34%) .NET Framework
11 11 (9.48%) LAMP
12 8 (6.90%) WinForms
12 8 (6.90%) JSON
12 8 (6.90%) CSS3
13 7 (6.03%) Backbone.js
13 7 (6.03%) Java EE
13 7 (6.03%) Symfony
13 7 (6.03%) LINQ
13 7 (6.03%) Spring
14 6 (5.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.45%) iPhone
3 4 (3.45%) iPad
3 4 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.45%) Handset
4 2 (1.72%) Open Source
5 1 (0.86%) Social Media
5 1 (0.86%) Blog
5 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Android
1 8 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.45%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.03%) MVC
2 35 (30.17%) Software Engineering
3 34 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (29.31%) OOP
4 17 (14.66%) TDD
5 10 (8.62%) Web Development
5 10 (8.62%) E-Commerce
5 10 (8.62%) OOD
6 8 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.03%) Android Development
7 7 (6.03%) iOS Development
8 6 (5.17%) OO PHP
8 6 (5.17%) Multithreading
8 6 (5.17%) Scrum
8 6 (5.17%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (4.31%) BDD
10 4 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.59%) UML
11 3 (2.59%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (2.59%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (38.79%) Java
2 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
3 32 (27.59%) SQL
4 30 (25.86%) PHP
5 28 (24.14%) C#
6 23 (19.83%) C++
7 16 (13.79%) PHP5
8 9 (7.76%) VB.NET
9 7 (6.03%) Objective-C
9 7 (6.03%) PL/SQL
10 6 (5.17%) Python
11 5 (4.31%) ABAP
11 5 (4.31%) Ruby
12 4 (3.45%) SAPscript
13 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.72%) VB
15 1 (0.86%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 8 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (13.79%) Oracle
2 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.76%) Zend
3 5 (4.31%) SAP
4 3 (2.59%) JBoss
4 3 (2.59%) Google
4 3 (2.59%) Facebook
4 3 (2.59%) Twitter
5 2 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (0.86%) EPiServer
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