The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 108 113 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -35
Contract jobs citing OOP 20 4 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.98% 0.19% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.22% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 22
Median daily rate £500 £369 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +26.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £48.75 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.06%
OOP
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
1762 1806 1383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.58% 85.11% 81.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1302 949
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 21
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +129.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £10.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £84.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OOP
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 OOP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 +15 20 £500 +35.59% 8
OOP
Yorkshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 28 (68.29%) OO
1 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (63.41%) TDD
3 24 (58.54%) Java
3 24 (58.54%) Microservices
4 22 (53.66%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (51.22%) Open Source
5 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
6 20 (48.78%) HTML
6 20 (48.78%) CSS
6 20 (48.78%) SOA
7 19 (46.34%) Scrum
8 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
9 16 (39.02%) Scala
10 15 (36.59%) HTML5
10 15 (36.59%) CSS3
10 15 (36.59%) GitHub
10 15 (36.59%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (34.15%) Clojure
11 14 (34.15%) Mercurial
11 14 (34.15%) RESTful
11 14 (34.15%) Groovy
11 14 (34.15%) Software Delivery
11 14 (34.15%) Front End Development
11 14 (34.15%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (34.15%) Hibernate
11 14 (34.15%) Pair Programming
11 14 (34.15%) Spring
11 14 (34.15%) SQL
12 11 (26.83%) Linux

OOP
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 5 (12.20%) Apache Solr
1 5 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (9.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) GitHub
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) FTP
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) IPsec
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) MySQL
3 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
3 6 (14.63%) NoSQL
4 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
2 14 (34.15%) Mercurial
3 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.63%) Travis CI
4 5 (12.20%) Subversion
5 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.32%) git-flow
5 3 (7.32%) Gradle
5 3 (7.32%) JIRA
5 3 (7.32%) JUnit
5 3 (7.32%) VersionOne
6 1 (2.44%) Firebug
6 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (7.32%) Online Betting
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Java Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Developer
3 15 (36.59%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (34.15%) Java Scala Developer
4 14 (34.15%) Scala Developer
4 14 (34.15%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 14 (34.15%) Senior Scala Developer
5 7 (17.07%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Digital Transformation
6 4 (9.76%) Head of DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) Head of Digital
6 4 (9.76%) Head of Digital Transformation
6 4 (9.76%) Head of Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Sitecore Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Android Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) CSS
1 20 (48.78%) HTML
2 15 (36.59%) CSS3
2 15 (36.59%) HTML5
3 14 (34.15%) Hibernate
3 14 (34.15%) RESTful
3 14 (34.15%) Spring
4 9 (21.95%) .NET
4 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
4 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (21.95%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (19.51%) Ajax
5 8 (19.51%) jQuery
6 5 (12.20%) LAMP
7 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.88%) JSON
7 2 (4.88%) REST
7 2 (4.88%) XML
8 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Wiki
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (68.29%) OO
2 26 (63.41%) TDD
3 24 (58.54%) Microservices
4 22 (53.66%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (51.22%) Open Source
6 20 (48.78%) SOA
7 19 (46.34%) Scrum
8 14 (34.15%) Front End Development
8 14 (34.15%) Pair Programming
8 14 (34.15%) Software Delivery
9 10 (24.39%) MVC
10 9 (21.95%) SOLID
11 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
11 6 (14.63%) DevOps
11 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
12 5 (12.20%) Information Architecture
12 5 (12.20%) OWASP
12 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.20%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 16 (39.02%) Scala
4 14 (34.15%) Clojure
4 14 (34.15%) Groovy
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 9 (21.95%) C#
5 9 (21.95%) PHP
5 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) Perl
6 2 (4.88%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Sitecore