The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 July 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 York 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 10 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing OO 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 7.81% 11.25% 10.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 15.25% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate
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£250 £281 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
50 59 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 78.13% 73.75% 58.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 22
Average daily rate £320 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £16.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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North Yorkshire

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in York

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Daily Rate Trend in York

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in York

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Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in York

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York region citing OO 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 OO.

1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) MVVM
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE

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Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Jetty
2 1 (10.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) Tapestry
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) MVVM
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) CQRS
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft