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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 65 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing OO 86 67 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.96% 2.68% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 3.64% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 56 25
Average daily rate
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£320 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £350 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +4.57%
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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
2330 1840 1460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.10% 73.51% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 1199 766
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 41 55
Average hourly rate £17.69 £25.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.25% +9.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £86.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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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 27 April 2015.

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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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 27 April 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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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 -6 63 £320 - 37
South Yorkshire 0 11 £325 +15.04% 6
North Yorkshire -4 9 £288 -8.73% 4
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 66 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
1 66 (51.56%) JavaScript
2 54 (42.19%) HTML
3 53 (41.41%) .NET
4 52 (40.63%) C#
5 51 (39.84%) CSS
6 48 (37.50%) MVC
7 42 (32.81%) SQL
8 41 (32.03%) SQL Server
9 39 (30.47%) TDD
10 38 (29.69%) jQuery
11 36 (28.13%) Java
12 33 (25.78%) ASP.NET
13 31 (24.22%) Oracle
14 27 (21.09%) Unit Testing
15 24 (18.75%) Software Engineering
16 22 (17.19%) HTML5
17 21 (16.41%) OOP
18 20 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (14.84%) Relational Database
20 18 (14.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 18 (14.06%) WCF
20 18 (14.06%) .NET Framework
20 18 (14.06%) JSON
21 17 (13.28%) NUnit
22 16 (12.50%) Microsoft
23 15 (11.72%) E-Commerce
23 15 (11.72%) MySQL
23 15 (11.72%) Ajax
23 15 (11.72%) NHibernate

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 8 (6.25%) JBoss
1 8 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.47%) CMS
3 5 (3.91%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.91%) Apache
4 3 (2.34%) IIS
4 3 (2.34%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.34%) Node.js
5 2 (1.56%) Jetty
5 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.78%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) SAP HCM
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.84%) Relational Database
3 15 (11.72%) MySQL
4 7 (5.47%) RDBMS
4 7 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.56%) DB2
7 2 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (13.28%) NUnit
2 13 (10.16%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.16%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (9.38%) Subversion
3 12 (9.38%) JUnit
3 12 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 11 (8.59%) Selenium
5 8 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.91%) DbUnit
7 5 (3.91%) NetBeans
8 4 (3.13%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.34%) Ant
10 2 (1.56%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.56%) Maven
10 2 (1.56%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.56%) Grunt
10 2 (1.56%) Moq
10 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (7.03%) Finance
2 3 (2.34%) Back Office
3 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.78%) Games
3 1 (0.78%) Banking
3 1 (0.78%) Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (84.38%) Developer
2 33 (25.78%) .NET Developer
3 19 (14.84%) C# Developer
4 18 (14.06%) Java Developer
5 13 (10.16%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.81%) PHP Developer
8 9 (7.03%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (6.25%) SQL Developer
10 7 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.91%) UI Programmer
11 5 (3.91%) UI Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Web Developer
12 4 (3.13%) Development Manager
13 3 (2.34%) Consultant
13 3 (2.34%) Applications Developer
13 3 (2.34%) E-Commerce Manager
13 3 (2.34%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (42.19%) HTML
2 53 (41.41%) .NET
3 51 (39.84%) CSS
4 38 (29.69%) jQuery
5 33 (25.78%) ASP.NET
6 22 (17.19%) HTML5
7 18 (14.06%) JSON
7 18 (14.06%) WCF
7 18 (14.06%) .NET Framework
7 18 (14.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (11.72%) NHibernate
8 15 (11.72%) Ajax
8 15 (11.72%) Entity Framework
8 15 (11.72%) CSS3
9 14 (10.94%) XML
9 14 (10.94%) J2EE
10 12 (9.38%) Web Services
10 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
11 11 (8.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) User Experience
2 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.91%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.91%) Chemistry
3 5 (3.91%) Life Science
4 4 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.34%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.34%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.56%) W3C
6 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.78%) Open Source
7 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Linux
2 7 (5.47%) Windows
3 3 (2.34%) Android
3 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (37.50%) MVC
3 39 (30.47%) TDD
4 27 (21.09%) Unit Testing
5 24 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 21 (16.41%) OOP
7 20 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (11.72%) E-Commerce
9 14 (10.94%) Multithreading
10 13 (10.16%) Scrum
11 11 (8.59%) Web Development
11 11 (8.59%) OOD
11 11 (8.59%) Concurrent Programming
12 9 (7.03%) Test Scripting
13 8 (6.25%) OO PHP
14 7 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (3.91%) UML
15 5 (3.91%) Functional Programming
15 5 (3.91%) Knowledge Discovery
15 5 (3.91%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (51.56%) JavaScript
2 52 (40.63%) C#
3 42 (32.81%) SQL
4 36 (28.13%) Java
5 14 (10.94%) PHP
6 11 (8.59%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.81%) Python
8 9 (7.03%) T-SQL
8 9 (7.03%) VB
9 8 (6.25%) VB6
10 5 (3.91%) Groovy
11 4 (3.13%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.13%) C++
12 3 (2.34%) Perl
13 2 (1.56%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.56%) PHP5
14 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.78%) Ruby
14 1 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) MCAD
3 1 (0.78%) MCSD
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (24.22%) Oracle
2 16 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.69%) Zend
4 4 (3.13%) Twitter
5 3 (2.34%) Google
5 3 (2.34%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.56%) IBM
6 2 (1.56%) Omniture
7 1 (0.78%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.78%) Perforce
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
7 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago