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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 86 85 104
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs citing OOP 9 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.75% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.95% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
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£320 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £353 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+104.37% -37.72%
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
1264 1163 1462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.36% 78.85% 76.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 625 783
Average daily rate £353 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 41 37
Average hourly rate £12.46 £36.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.08% +116.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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 -1 3 £270 -16.92% 14
Bradford - 3 - - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £320 - 2
Wakefield - - - - 1
OOP
Yorkshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 31 (79.49%) OO
2 25 (64.10%) PHP
3 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (38.46%) HTML
5 14 (35.90%) CSS
5 14 (35.90%) MVC
6 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 13 (33.33%) PHP5
7 12 (30.77%) MySQL
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 10 (25.64%) Java
8 10 (25.64%) XML
8 10 (25.64%) Internet
8 10 (25.64%) LAMP
8 10 (25.64%) Zend
9 9 (23.08%) TDD
9 9 (23.08%) Web Services
9 9 (23.08%) C#
10 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
10 8 (20.51%) .NET
10 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
10 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
10 8 (20.51%) SOAP
10 8 (20.51%) Apache
11 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
11 7 (17.95%) Web Development
12 6 (15.38%) Symfony
12 6 (15.38%) jQuery
12 6 (15.38%) Android
12 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) Apache
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.26%) Moodle
3 4 (10.26%) SugarCRM
4 2 (5.13%) WordPress
5 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQLite
5 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) Xcode
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.13%) Bazaar
5 1 (2.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 7 (17.95%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (7.69%) iOS Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.56%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (2.56%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) HTML
2 14 (35.90%) CSS
3 10 (25.64%) XML
3 10 (25.64%) LAMP
4 9 (23.08%) Web Services
5 8 (20.51%) .NET
5 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
5 8 (20.51%) SOAP
6 6 (15.38%) Symfony
6 6 (15.38%) jQuery
7 5 (12.82%) JSON
8 4 (10.26%) LINQ to SQL
8 4 (10.26%) REST
8 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.26%) LINQ
8 4 (10.26%) RESTful
9 3 (7.69%) HTML5
10 2 (5.13%) Spring Batch
10 2 (5.13%) Sass
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
1 4 (10.26%) Open Source
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Android
2 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) OO
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) MVC
4 9 (23.08%) TDD
5 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Web Development
7 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.82%) BDD
9 4 (10.26%) Android Development
10 3 (7.69%) Scrum
10 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
10 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
11 2 (5.13%) Information Architecture
11 2 (5.13%) OO PHP
11 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
11 2 (5.13%) OWASP
11 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.13%) Refactoring
12 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) PHP
2 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (33.33%) PHP5
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) Java
5 9 (23.08%) C#
6 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.13%) Python
8 2 (5.13%) C++
9 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Zend
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
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