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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 73 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Contract jobs citing OO 31 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.81% 3.23% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 4.11% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 28
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£313 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.10% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +164.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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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
1283 1192 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 74.94% 78.68% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 687 716
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 33
Average hourly rate £13.60 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.31% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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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 October 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 October 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 -10 26 £300 -6.25% 27
Bradford -2 3 £350 - 1
Huddersfield +4 1 £320 - 2
Batley - - - -
Halifax - - - - 2
Mirfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 2
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 40 (43.96%) Java
1 40 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) MVC
3 27 (29.67%) C#
3 27 (29.67%) .NET
4 25 (27.47%) SQL
4 25 (27.47%) HTML
4 25 (27.47%) JavaScript
5 24 (26.37%) CSS
6 23 (25.27%) Software Engineering
7 20 (21.98%) OOP
8 19 (20.88%) J2EE
8 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
9 18 (19.78%) Oracle
9 18 (19.78%) Finance
9 18 (19.78%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (18.68%) jQuery
10 17 (18.68%) PHP
11 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
12 14 (15.38%) C++
13 13 (14.29%) TDD
14 12 (13.19%) .NET Framework
15 11 (12.09%) Subversion
16 10 (10.99%) OOD
16 10 (10.99%) Web Services
17 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
17 9 (9.89%) PHP5
17 9 (9.89%) WCF
17 9 (9.89%) Unit Testing
18 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (5.49%) Apache
2 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.40%) ColdFusion
3 3 (3.30%) CMS
3 3 (3.30%) Node.js
3 3 (3.30%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.20%) JBoss
4 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.20%) SugarCRM
4 2 (2.20%) WordPress
4 2 (2.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) SAP HCM
2 2 (2.20%) Magento
3 1 (1.10%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.10%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.59%) MySQL
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.30%) Redis
4 3 (3.30%) Riak
4 3 (3.30%) SQLite
5 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.20%) QlikView
5 2 (2.20%) DB2
6 1 (1.10%) MS Access
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Subversion
2 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.69%) JUnit
3 7 (7.69%) DbUnit
4 3 (3.30%) MSTest
4 3 (3.30%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (3.30%) Xcode
4 3 (3.30%) Selenium
5 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.20%) Bazaar
5 2 (2.20%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.10%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (19.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.10%) Banking
2 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (67.03%) Developer
2 15 (16.48%) Software Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) .NET Developer
3 14 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.09%) Web Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) PHP Developer
7 7 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Consultant
7 7 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.40%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.40%) C++/Java Developer
8 4 (4.40%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.40%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Automation Tester
9 3 (3.30%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (3.30%) SAP HCM Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) ABAP Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.67%) .NET
2 25 (27.47%) HTML
3 24 (26.37%) CSS
4 19 (20.88%) J2EE
5 17 (18.68%) jQuery
6 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
7 12 (13.19%) .NET Framework
8 10 (10.99%) Web Services
9 9 (9.89%) WCF
10 8 (8.79%) Backbone.js
10 8 (8.79%) XML
11 7 (7.69%) SOAP
11 7 (7.69%) WinForms
11 7 (7.69%) HTML5
11 7 (7.69%) REST
12 6 (6.59%) LAMP
13 5 (5.49%) Spring
13 5 (5.49%) BAPI
13 5 (5.49%) LINQ
14 4 (4.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.40%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
5 2 (2.20%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.20%) iPhone
5 2 (2.20%) iPad
6 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.10%) Open Source
6 1 (1.10%) Social Media
6 1 (1.10%) Handset
6 1 (1.10%) Blog
6 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.49%) Android
1 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.40%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) MVC
3 23 (25.27%) Software Engineering
4 20 (21.98%) OOP
5 13 (14.29%) TDD
6 10 (10.99%) OOD
7 9 (9.89%) Unit Testing
8 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.69%) Web Development
10 5 (5.49%) Android Development
10 5 (5.49%) iOS Development
11 4 (4.40%) BDD
11 4 (4.40%) Multithreading
11 4 (4.40%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (3.30%) DSDM
12 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.30%) Migration
12 3 (3.30%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.30%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.30%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.96%) Java
2 27 (29.67%) C#
3 25 (27.47%) SQL
3 25 (27.47%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.68%) PHP
5 14 (15.38%) C++
6 9 (9.89%) PHP5
7 6 (6.59%) VB.NET
8 5 (5.49%) ABAP
8 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.40%) SAPscript
9 4 (4.40%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.30%) Ruby
10 3 (3.30%) Python
11 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.20%) VB
12 1 (1.10%) Delphi
12 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Puppet
1 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.49%) SAP
4 3 (3.30%) Zend
5 2 (2.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.10%) EPiServer
Yeadon, Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £18,000 to £22,000 depending on experience
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