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 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 108 74 96
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +22
Contract jobs citing OOP 8 31 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 1.76% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 2.23% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 1
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£350 £306 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.84 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+40.36% +4.93%
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
1677 1388 939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.72% 78.95% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1155 970 518
Average daily rate £363 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 28
Average hourly rate £22.99 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.65% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.13 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 3 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -30 8 £350 +12.00% 12
OOP
Yorkshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 16 (51.61%) CSS
3 15 (48.39%) OO
3 15 (48.39%) HTML
4 13 (41.94%) Java
4 13 (41.94%) MVC
4 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (38.71%) MySQL
6 11 (35.48%) XML
7 10 (32.26%) C#
8 9 (29.03%) PHP
8 9 (29.03%) Python
9 7 (22.58%) Zend
10 6 (19.35%) Android
10 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
10 6 (19.35%) CSS3
10 6 (19.35%) TDD
10 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
10 6 (19.35%) LAMP
10 6 (19.35%) Doctrine
11 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
11 5 (16.13%) Functional Programming
11 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Discovery
11 5 (16.13%) JFreeChart
11 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (16.13%) Web Services
11 5 (16.13%) NetBeans
11 5 (16.13%) Swing
11 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
11 5 (16.13%) RDBMS

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) JBoss
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MySQL
2 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
2 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
1 5 (16.13%) NetBeans
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) PHPUnit
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) Subversion
2 4 (12.90%) Maven
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.23%) JUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Xcode
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) PHP Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) PHP Zend Developer
4 4 (12.90%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Release Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) CSS
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) XML
4 6 (19.35%) LAMP
4 6 (19.35%) CSS3
4 6 (19.35%) Doctrine
5 5 (16.13%) JFreeChart
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) JavaFX
5 5 (16.13%) HTML5
5 5 (16.13%) JFace
5 5 (16.13%) Swing
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) .NET
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.90%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (9.68%) REST
7 3 (9.68%) Sass
7 3 (9.68%) XHTML
8 2 (6.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Life Science
1 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
1 5 (16.13%) Chemistry
2 4 (12.90%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Android
1 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) OO
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) MVC
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
4 5 (16.13%) Machine Learning
4 5 (16.13%) Functional Programming
4 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Discovery
5 4 (12.90%) Planning Poker
5 4 (12.90%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (12.90%) Release Management
5 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) UML
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) SOA
7 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) C#
4 9 (29.03%) PHP
4 9 (29.03%) Python
5 5 (16.13%) Groovy
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 4 (12.90%) Perl
7 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.45%) PHP5
8 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Zend
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) SAP