The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 79 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Contract jobs citing OOD 17 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.17% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.37% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 7
Median daily rate £400 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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
1213 1638 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.43% 82.69% 84.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 1123 1026
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 34
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £21.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOD across the West Yorkshire region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the West Yorkshire region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OOD
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +14 17 £400 +3.22% 3
OOD
Yorkshire

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 29 (93.55%) OO
2 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (70.97%) User Experience
4 21 (67.74%) Scrum
5 19 (61.29%) Java
6 18 (58.06%) RESTful
7 17 (54.84%) Unit Testing
8 12 (38.71%) Android
8 12 (38.71%) Android SDK
8 12 (38.71%) Android Development
9 11 (35.48%) Mobile App
10 9 (29.03%) Android Studio
10 9 (29.03%) iOS Development
10 9 (29.03%) Apple iOS
11 8 (25.81%) Cocoa
11 8 (25.81%) Xcode
11 8 (25.81%) Objective-C
11 8 (25.81%) Cocoa Touch
12 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
12 7 (22.58%) Apple Swift
12 7 (22.58%) HTML
12 7 (22.58%) Open Source
13 6 (19.35%) Confluence
13 6 (19.35%) JIRA
13 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
13 6 (19.35%) SOA
13 6 (19.35%) Middleware
13 6 (19.35%) TDD
14 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
14 5 (16.13%) UML

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) Riak
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Android Studio
2 8 (25.81%) Xcode
3 6 (19.35%) JIRA
4 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
5 3 (9.68%) Maven
6 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
6 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.23%) Ant
7 1 (3.23%) GitLab
7 1 (3.23%) Selenium
7 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Android Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Android Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) iOS Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Telecoms Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) RESTful
2 12 (38.71%) Android SDK
3 8 (25.81%) Cocoa
3 8 (25.81%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
4 7 (22.58%) HTML
5 6 (19.35%) Middleware
6 4 (12.90%) .NET
6 4 (12.90%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (12.90%) iOS SDK
6 4 (12.90%) NHibernate
6 4 (12.90%) Spring.NET
7 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
7 3 (9.68%) Spring
8 2 (6.45%) React
8 2 (6.45%) REST
9 1 (3.23%) SOAP
9 1 (3.23%) Web Services
9 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) User Experience
2 11 (35.48%) Mobile App
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Android
2 9 (29.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) OO
2 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) Scrum
4 17 (54.84%) Unit Testing
5 12 (38.71%) Android Development
6 9 (29.03%) iOS Development
7 7 (22.58%) Open Source
8 6 (19.35%) SOA
8 6 (19.35%) TDD
9 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
9 5 (16.13%) Matrix Management
9 5 (16.13%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (16.13%) SDLC
9 5 (16.13%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (16.13%) UML
9 5 (16.13%) Use Case
9 5 (16.13%) User Stories
9 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
10 4 (12.90%) SOLID
11 3 (9.68%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Objective-C
3 7 (22.58%) Apple Swift
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) Python
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft