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 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 57 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing OO 62 49 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.81% 2.90% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 3.63% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 17
Average daily rate
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£338 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
1820 1351 1180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.61% 79.94% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1315 874 626
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 24 42
Average hourly rate £21.53 £13.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.44% -59.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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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 5 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 5 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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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 -9 54 £343 +7.03% 37
Bradford -11 6 £413 +28.90% 3
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 64 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 60 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (38.71%) SQL
4 47 (37.90%) HTML
5 45 (36.29%) CSS
6 43 (34.68%) TDD
7 42 (33.87%) MVC
7 42 (33.87%) C#
8 41 (33.06%) .NET
8 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
9 38 (30.65%) jQuery
10 33 (26.61%) Java
11 31 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 26 (20.97%) Oracle
13 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
13 22 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (16.13%) .NET Framework
15 19 (15.32%) JSON
15 19 (15.32%) NUnit
15 19 (15.32%) HTML5
16 18 (14.52%) Rhino Mocks
16 18 (14.52%) Entity Framework
16 18 (14.52%) NHibernate
16 18 (14.52%) OOP
17 17 (13.71%) PHP
17 17 (13.71%) MySQL
17 17 (13.71%) Selenium
17 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET Web API
18 15 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (12.10%) Python

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 5 (4.03%) Node.js
2 4 (3.23%) Apache
3 3 (2.42%) IIS
3 3 (2.42%) CMS
3 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.61%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.61%) JBoss
4 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.81%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.23%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.71%) MySQL
3 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.03%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.23%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) DB2
8 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) NUnit
2 18 (14.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (13.71%) Selenium
4 12 (9.68%) Visual Studio
5 11 (8.87%) Git (software)
6 8 (6.45%) Rational Rose
7 7 (5.65%) JUnit
8 6 (4.84%) Eclipse
8 6 (4.84%) Subversion
9 5 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (4.03%) NetBeans
10 4 (3.23%) Jasmine
10 4 (3.23%) Grunt
10 4 (3.23%) Maven
11 3 (2.42%) Mocha
12 1 (0.81%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.81%) JIRA
12 1 (0.81%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.81%) Xcode
12 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (8.06%) Finance
2 4 (3.23%) Back Office
3 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Games
4 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (80.65%) Developer
2 31 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (12.10%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.29%) PHP Developer
4 14 (11.29%) Software Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.06%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Android Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Python Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.90%) HTML
2 45 (36.29%) CSS
3 41 (33.06%) .NET
4 38 (30.65%) jQuery
5 22 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 20 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 19 (15.32%) JSON
7 19 (15.32%) HTML5
8 18 (14.52%) Entity Framework
8 18 (14.52%) NHibernate
9 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (10.48%) CSS3
11 12 (9.68%) AngularJS
11 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET
12 11 (8.87%) RESTful
13 10 (8.06%) WCF
13 10 (8.06%) J2EE
14 9 (7.26%) Web Services
14 9 (7.26%) XML
14 9 (7.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) User Experience
2 6 (4.84%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.03%) Chemistry
3 5 (4.03%) Life Science
3 5 (4.03%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.42%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.42%) NHS
6 2 (1.61%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.81%) Equities
7 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) Linux
2 6 (4.84%) Windows
2 6 (4.84%) Android
3 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.81%) UNIX
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.68%) TDD
3 42 (33.87%) MVC
4 31 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 18 (14.52%) OOP
6 15 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.29%) Multithreading
8 13 (10.48%) Concurrent Programming
9 12 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.87%) UML
10 11 (8.87%) Project Management
11 10 (8.06%) PRINCE2
11 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
11 10 (8.06%) OOD
11 10 (8.06%) Scrum
12 9 (7.26%) Configuration Management
13 8 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (6.45%) BDD
13 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (5.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 48 (38.71%) SQL
3 42 (33.87%) C#
4 33 (26.61%) Java
5 17 (13.71%) PHP
6 15 (12.10%) Python
7 9 (7.26%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.45%) C++
8 8 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.45%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.65%) VB
9 7 (5.65%) VB6
10 6 (4.84%) Groovy
11 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.61%) Ruby
11 2 (1.61%) PHP5
11 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.61%) C
11 2 (1.61%) Perl
12 1 (0.81%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (20.97%) Oracle
2 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.65%) Google
4 4 (3.23%) Zend
4 4 (3.23%) Omniture
5 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.81%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.81%) Twitter
5 1 (0.81%) Borland
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) IBM
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