The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 76 86 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing OOP 32 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.77% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 3
Average daily rate £300 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £290 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £290 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1371 975 1310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.04% 73.58% 73.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 506 709
Average daily rate £350 £330 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.93 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.30% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £12.17 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OOP
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 27 £300 +3.44% 24
Huddersfield - 1 £288 - 1
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
OOP
Yorkshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (73.08%) OO
2 29 (55.77%) PHP
3 28 (53.85%) HTML
4 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
5 23 (44.23%) XML
5 23 (44.23%) MVC
5 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (40.38%) jQuery
7 18 (34.62%) C#
8 17 (32.69%) CSS
9 16 (30.77%) Java
9 16 (30.77%) HTML5
10 14 (26.92%) .NET
10 14 (26.92%) MySQL
11 13 (25.00%) Android
11 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (25.00%) SQL
12 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
12 12 (23.08%) Scrum
12 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 12 (23.08%) TDD
13 11 (21.15%) PHP5
13 11 (21.15%) Mobile App
14 10 (19.23%) Apple iOS
14 10 (19.23%) Zend
14 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
15 9 (17.31%) Web Services
15 9 (17.31%) Internet
15 9 (17.31%) JSON
16 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) Moodle
2 3 (5.77%) SugarCRM
3 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) MySQL
2 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQLite
4 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.54%) PhoneGap
3 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (7.69%) Xcode
5 3 (5.77%) NUnit
6 2 (3.85%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.92%) Behat
7 1 (1.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.92%) Ant
7 1 (1.92%) JUnit
7 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) PHP Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 5 (9.62%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.77%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.92%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 1 (1.92%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) HTML
2 23 (44.23%) XML
3 21 (40.38%) jQuery
4 17 (32.69%) CSS
5 16 (30.77%) HTML5
6 14 (26.92%) .NET
7 9 (17.31%) Web Services
7 9 (17.31%) JSON
8 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 7 (13.46%) Symfony
9 7 (13.46%) LAMP
10 6 (11.54%) LINQ
10 6 (11.54%) SOAP
10 6 (11.54%) LINQ to SQL
10 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
11 5 (9.62%) Sencha Touch
11 5 (9.62%) OpenGL
11 5 (9.62%) WPF
11 5 (9.62%) Silverlight
11 5 (9.62%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.62%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 3 (5.77%) Open Source
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.92%) NHS
6 1 (1.92%) W3C
6 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Android
2 10 (19.23%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Mobile
3 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Phone
4 5 (9.62%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) OO
2 23 (44.23%) MVC
2 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.08%) Scrum
3 12 (23.08%) TDD
4 8 (15.38%) Android Development
5 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.46%) Web Development
6 5 (9.62%) BDD
6 5 (9.62%) iOS Development
7 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.77%) Analytics
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.85%) Data Management
9 2 (3.85%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.85%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) PHP
2 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
3 18 (34.62%) C#
4 16 (30.77%) Java
5 13 (25.00%) SQL
6 11 (21.15%) PHP5
7 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
8 8 (15.38%) C++
9 6 (11.54%) Ruby
9 6 (11.54%) XAML
9 6 (11.54%) Python
10 4 (7.69%) Objective-C
11 2 (3.85%) VBA
12 1 (1.92%) Perl
12 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) Zend
3 5 (9.62%) Sencha
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle
5 3 (5.77%) Facebook
5 3 (5.77%) Twitter
5 3 (5.77%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Netbiscuits
6 1 (1.92%) Kony
6 1 (1.92%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.92%) Apple
6 1 (1.92%) Sybase
6 1 (1.92%) JBoss
6 1 (1.92%) Volantis
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