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 23 August 2016 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 110 112 90
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Contract jobs citing OOD 9 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.49% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.59% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Median daily rate £325 £338 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £318 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £34.86
% change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.56%
OOD
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
1756 1877 1333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.33% 83.20% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 1335 846
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £11.00 £8.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 9 £325 -7.14% 2
OOD
Yorkshire

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, 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 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Scrum
2 15 (60.00%) OO
2 15 (60.00%) User Experience
3 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
3 13 (52.00%) RESTful
4 12 (48.00%) TDD
4 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
5 10 (40.00%) Android SDK
5 10 (40.00%) Android Development
5 10 (40.00%) Android Studio
5 10 (40.00%) Android
5 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 10 (40.00%) Java
6 9 (36.00%) C#
6 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (36.00%) .NET
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (36.00%) MVC
7 8 (32.00%) DevOps
7 8 (32.00%) Analytics
7 8 (32.00%) Publishing
7 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) SOLID
9 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
9 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) BDD
9 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (12.00%) Xcode

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 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DMZ
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Android Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Xcode
General
1 8 (32.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Android Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Android Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) RESTful
2 10 (40.00%) Android SDK
3 9 (36.00%) .NET
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (4.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) User Experience
2 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) OO
2 15 (60.00%) Scrum
3 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
4 12 (48.00%) TDD
5 10 (40.00%) Android Development
6 9 (36.00%) MVC
7 8 (32.00%) Analytics
7 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (32.00%) DevOps
8 5 (20.00%) SOLID
9 3 (12.00%) BDD
9 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
9 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
10 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) Kanban
10 2 (8.00%) Pair Programming
10 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) User Stories
10 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Apple
2 1 (4.00%) F5