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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 110 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing OOD 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.43% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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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
1656 1392 928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.38% 77.77% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1135 976 507
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 £265 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 27
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -30.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 11 (84.62%) OO
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) JUnit
4 8 (61.54%) J2EE
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
7 5 (38.46%) DbUnit
7 5 (38.46%) Subversion
7 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
7 5 (38.46%) C++
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 3 (23.08%) .NET
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle
9 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
9 3 (23.08%) XML
9 3 (23.08%) Windows
9 3 (23.08%) SOA
10 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 2 (15.38%) UML
10 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 2 (15.38%) C#
10 2 (15.38%) WCF
10 2 (15.38%) WPF
10 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing OOD 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) JUnit
2 5 (38.46%) DbUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
3 2 (15.38%) WPF
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) Spring Batch
4 1 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
1 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Android Development
7 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) CMMI
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Perforce
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus
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