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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 87 43 72
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +29
Contract jobs citing OO 20 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 3.25% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 4.23% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 18
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
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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
1441 1228 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.32% 76.70% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 757 627
Average daily rate £388 £340 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 42
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £12.80 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £167.50 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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 -39 18 £323 -0.76% 14
Bradford -6 1 £350 - 1
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 2
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Mirfield - - - -
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 24 December 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 23 (40.35%) Java
2 22 (38.60%) MVC
3 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
5 15 (26.32%) CSS
5 15 (26.32%) C#
5 15 (26.32%) .NET
5 15 (26.32%) jQuery
6 14 (24.56%) Subversion
6 14 (24.56%) J2EE
6 14 (24.56%) HTML
6 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
7 13 (22.81%) Oracle
7 13 (22.81%) OOD
8 12 (21.05%) SQL
9 11 (19.30%) PHP
9 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
9 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
9 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
10 10 (17.54%) DbUnit
10 10 (17.54%) JUnit
11 9 (15.79%) OOP
11 9 (15.79%) TDD
12 8 (14.04%) WCF
12 8 (14.04%) Web Services
12 8 (14.04%) REST
13 7 (12.28%) HTML5
13 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (12.28%) XML
13 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (7.02%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) Apache
2 3 (5.26%) Node.js
2 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.51%) ColdFusion
3 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.51%) JBoss
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Drupal
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.26%) Redis
4 3 (5.26%) Riak
4 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.26%) SQLite
5 2 (3.51%) DB2
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Subversion
2 10 (17.54%) JUnit
2 10 (17.54%) DbUnit
3 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.26%) Xcode
4 3 (5.26%) Selenium
4 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.26%) MSTest
4 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.51%) Bazaar
5 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (64.91%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.02%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) iOS Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Automation Tester
8 3 (5.26%) ABAP Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Tester
9 2 (3.51%) Programmer
9 2 (3.51%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Java Programmer
9 2 (3.51%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) .NET
1 15 (26.32%) CSS
1 15 (26.32%) jQuery
2 14 (24.56%) J2EE
2 14 (24.56%) HTML
3 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
4 8 (14.04%) Web Services
4 8 (14.04%) WCF
4 8 (14.04%) REST
5 7 (12.28%) HTML5
5 7 (12.28%) XML
6 6 (10.53%) WinForms
7 5 (8.77%) BAPI
7 5 (8.77%) SOAP
7 5 (8.77%) CSS3
8 4 (7.02%) WPF
8 4 (7.02%) JSON
8 4 (7.02%) SAP Smart Forms
8 4 (7.02%) LAMP
8 4 (7.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Android
1 5 (8.77%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) MVC
2 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) OOD
4 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
5 9 (15.79%) TDD
5 9 (15.79%) OOP
6 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.77%) Web Development
7 5 (8.77%) Android Development
7 5 (8.77%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.02%) OO PHP
8 4 (7.02%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (5.26%) DSDM
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
9 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.26%) BDD
9 3 (5.26%) Web Design
9 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Java
2 15 (26.32%) C#
3 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.05%) SQL
5 11 (19.30%) PHP
6 6 (10.53%) PHP5
7 5 (8.77%) ABAP
8 4 (7.02%) SAPscript
9 3 (5.26%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.26%) Ruby
9 3 (5.26%) Python
10 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.75%) VB
11 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.75%) C++
11 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
1 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.26%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
4 2 (3.51%) Zend
5 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
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