The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 69 55 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -28
Contract jobs citing OO 53 74 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.17% 3.40% 5.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 4.50% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 35 90
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£300 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £375 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +143.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -10.00%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1844 1646 2047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.51% 75.61% 75.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1131 923 1073
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 64 56
Average hourly rate £15.39 £29.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.94% +65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £45.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

OO Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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
West Yorkshire -16 35 £300 -6.25% 35
North Yorkshire -8 18 £300 -0.41% 17
South Yorkshire +5 1 - - 11
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 64 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.42%) Java
3 48 (36.36%) HTML
4 45 (34.09%) MVC
5 44 (33.33%) CSS
6 42 (31.82%) OOP
7 37 (28.03%) .NET
7 37 (28.03%) C#
8 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 35 (26.52%) SQL
10 31 (23.48%) Software Engineering
11 28 (21.21%) PHP
12 26 (19.70%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (16.67%) HTML5
14 21 (15.91%) Subversion
14 21 (15.91%) J2EE
15 20 (15.15%) jQuery
16 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
16 19 (14.39%) ASP.NET
16 19 (14.39%) TDD
16 19 (14.39%) Finance
17 18 (13.64%) C++
18 16 (12.12%) Oracle
18 16 (12.12%) Visual Studio
18 16 (12.12%) Web Services
18 16 (12.12%) CSS3
19 15 (11.36%) XML
19 15 (11.36%) Web Development
20 14 (10.61%) E-Commerce
20 14 (10.61%) PHP5

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 10 (7.58%) Apache
2 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.03%) SugarCRM
3 4 (3.03%) WordPress
3 4 (3.03%) Moodle
4 3 (2.27%) ColdFusion
4 3 (2.27%) CMS
5 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.76%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.76%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Magento
2 4 (3.03%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.52%) osCommerce
3 2 (1.52%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.76%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.76%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) MySQL
3 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.27%) SQLite
6 2 (1.52%) QlikView
6 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.52%) DB2
7 1 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (15.91%) Subversion
2 16 (12.12%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.82%) JUnit
4 8 (6.06%) DbUnit
5 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.27%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.27%) MSTest
6 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.27%) Xcode
6 3 (2.27%) Selenium
6 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.52%) Maven
7 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.52%) Bazaar
7 2 (1.52%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.76%) Marketing
2 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 94 (71.21%) Developer
2 24 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 21 (15.91%) Software Engineer
4 17 (12.88%) Java Developer
5 16 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
6 15 (11.36%) PHP Developer
7 14 (10.61%) Web Developer
8 11 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.58%) Android Developer
10 9 (6.82%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.30%) PHP Web Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Consultant
12 6 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
13 4 (3.03%) SAP Consultant
13 4 (3.03%) Tester
13 4 (3.03%) C++/Java Developer
13 4 (3.03%) iPhone Developer
14 3 (2.27%) SAP HCM Consultant
14 3 (2.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 3 (2.27%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (36.36%) HTML
2 44 (33.33%) CSS
3 37 (28.03%) .NET
4 22 (16.67%) HTML5
5 21 (15.91%) J2EE
6 20 (15.15%) jQuery
7 19 (14.39%) ASP.NET
8 16 (12.12%) Web Services
8 16 (12.12%) CSS3
9 15 (11.36%) XML
10 13 (9.85%) REST
11 12 (9.09%) LAMP
11 12 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (6.82%) JSON
13 9 (6.82%) SOAP
14 8 (6.06%) WinForms
14 8 (6.06%) Spring
14 8 (6.06%) LINQ
15 7 (5.30%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.70%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.79%) W3C
3 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.03%) iPad
4 4 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.03%) Handset
4 4 (3.03%) iPhone
5 3 (2.27%) Open Source
6 2 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.76%) Social Media
7 1 (0.76%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.61%) Android
2 8 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.03%) Windows
4 3 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.09%) MVC
3 42 (31.82%) OOP
4 31 (23.48%) Software Engineering
5 19 (14.39%) TDD
6 15 (11.36%) Web Development
7 14 (10.61%) E-Commerce
8 13 (9.85%) OOD
8 13 (9.85%) Android Development
9 9 (6.82%) MVVM
9 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.30%) iOS Development
12 6 (4.55%) OO PHP
12 6 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (3.79%) Scrum
14 4 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (3.03%) BDD
14 4 (3.03%) Multithreading
15 3 (2.27%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (42.42%) Java
2 37 (28.03%) C#
3 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 35 (26.52%) SQL
5 28 (21.21%) PHP
6 18 (13.64%) C++
7 14 (10.61%) PHP5
8 9 (6.82%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.30%) Objective-C
10 6 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.79%) ABAP
12 4 (3.03%) SAPscript
12 4 (3.03%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.76%) VB
13 1 (0.76%) Delphi
13 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Oracle
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.55%) Zend
4 5 (3.79%) SAP
5 3 (2.27%) JBoss
6 2 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
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