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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 89 104 95
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.14% 0.66% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.80% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £370 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.52% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £410 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £570 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £339 £340
% change year-on-year
+23.98% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £29.45
% change year-on-year
-64.44% +52.80%

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
1182 1632 1430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.30% 82.84% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 1097 1018
Median daily rate £403 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £13.36 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -1 2 £370 -29.52% 12
OOP
Yorkshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 12 (66.67%) HTML
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 11 (61.11%) OO
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) Open Source
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) SOA
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Microservices
5 6 (33.33%) GitHub
5 6 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) Clojure
5 6 (33.33%) CSS3
5 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 6 (33.33%) Spring
5 6 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 6 (33.33%) Scala
5 6 (33.33%) RESTful
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Groovy
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server

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 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) GitHub
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Grunt
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Scala Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Scala Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Programmer
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) CSS3
2 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 6 (33.33%) HTML5
2 6 (33.33%) RESTful
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) LAMP
3 2 (11.11%) Symfony
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Django
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.56%) Laravel
4 1 (5.56%) OpenCV
4 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) OO
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Open Source
3 7 (38.89%) Microservices
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) SOA
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 6 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) OWASP
8 1 (5.56%) Database Optimisation
8 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
8 1 (5.56%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Clojure
2 6 (33.33%) Groovy
2 6 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Scala
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) C
4 4 (22.22%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.56%) Zend