The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 14 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing OO 9 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 10.98% 17.48% 13.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.43% 19.57% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Average daily rate
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£244 £301 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% +9.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% -6.25%
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North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 92 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 81.71% 89.32% 68.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 29
Average daily rate £318 £314 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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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 29 August 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 9 (75.00%) MVC
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) OOP
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) MVVM
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) CSS3
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) W3C
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (16.67%) WCF
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) C++
9 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (8.33%) VB

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Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) CSS3
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
6 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) W3C
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) OOP
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) MVVM
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) CQRS
6 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss