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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 70 49 82
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +33
Contract jobs citing OO 69 73 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.37% 3.19% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 4.27% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 54 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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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
2372 1710 1489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.34% 74.74% 73.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1113 817
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 50 58
Average hourly rate £15.45 £15.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -59.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -25 55 £335 +4.68% 47
North Yorkshire -9 8 £373 +16.40% 10
South Yorkshire -11 6 £600 - 5
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 94 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (55.15%) JavaScript
3 72 (43.64%) C#
3 72 (43.64%) HTML
4 71 (43.03%) .NET
5 70 (42.42%) CSS
6 64 (38.79%) MVC
7 61 (36.97%) SQL
8 60 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 57 (34.55%) TDD
10 55 (33.33%) jQuery
11 39 (23.64%) Java
12 36 (21.82%) .NET Framework
12 36 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 35 (21.21%) JSON
14 34 (20.61%) NUnit
14 34 (20.61%) Microsoft
15 33 (20.00%) ASP.NET
15 33 (20.00%) Entity Framework
16 32 (19.39%) Oracle
16 32 (19.39%) Software Engineering
16 32 (19.39%) NHibernate
17 30 (18.18%) Unit Testing
17 30 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
18 29 (17.58%) ASP.NET Web API
19 28 (16.97%) Selenium
20 24 (14.55%) HTML5
21 21 (12.73%) OOP
21 21 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (12.73%) WCF

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (5.45%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.85%) JBoss
3 6 (3.64%) Node.js
4 5 (3.03%) Apache
4 5 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.82%) IIS
5 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.82%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.82%) CMS
6 2 (1.21%) Jetty
6 2 (1.21%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.61%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.21%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.21%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) HTTP
1 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.52%) Relational Database
3 17 (10.30%) MySQL
4 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.24%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.24%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.21%) DB2
8 2 (1.21%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.61%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (20.61%) NUnit
2 30 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
3 28 (16.97%) Selenium
4 13 (7.88%) Visual Studio
5 12 (7.27%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.06%) JUnit
7 9 (5.45%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.64%) Rational Rose
8 6 (3.64%) Subversion
9 5 (3.03%) NetBeans
9 5 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.42%) Maven
10 4 (2.42%) Ant
10 4 (2.42%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.82%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.82%) Grunt
12 2 (1.21%) Moq
12 2 (1.21%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.21%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.61%) Xcode
General
1 13 (7.88%) Finance
2 7 (4.24%) Back Office
3 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.61%) Games
4 1 (0.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (82.42%) Developer
2 49 (29.70%) .NET Developer
3 24 (14.55%) C# Developer
4 18 (10.91%) Java Developer
5 16 (9.70%) Software Engineer
6 13 (7.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (7.27%) PHP Developer
8 11 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 11 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.85%) Analyst
9 8 (4.85%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.64%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.03%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.03%) UI Programmer
11 5 (3.03%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (3.03%) UI Developer
12 4 (2.42%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (43.64%) HTML
2 71 (43.03%) .NET
3 70 (42.42%) CSS
4 55 (33.33%) jQuery
5 36 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 36 (21.82%) .NET Framework
6 35 (21.21%) JSON
7 33 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 33 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 32 (19.39%) NHibernate
9 29 (17.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (14.55%) HTML5
11 21 (12.73%) WCF
12 16 (9.70%) AngularJS
13 15 (9.09%) CSS3
14 14 (8.48%) Ajax
15 13 (7.88%) Hibernate
15 13 (7.88%) J2EE
15 13 (7.88%) XML
16 11 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.24%) User Experience
1 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.03%) Life Science
2 5 (3.03%) Visualisation
2 5 (3.03%) Chemistry
3 4 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.42%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.42%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.82%) NHS
4 3 (1.82%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.21%) W3C
5 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.21%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.61%) iPad
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.61%) iPhone
6 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.70%) Linux
2 7 (4.24%) Windows
3 3 (1.82%) Android
3 3 (1.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.61%) UNIX
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (38.79%) MVC
3 57 (34.55%) TDD
4 32 (19.39%) Software Engineering
5 30 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 21 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (12.73%) OOP
7 16 (9.70%) Scrum
8 15 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 13 (7.88%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.27%) UML
10 12 (7.27%) Web Development
10 12 (7.27%) Concurrent Programming
11 10 (6.06%) OOD
12 9 (5.45%) Configuration Management
12 9 (5.45%) Test Scripting
12 9 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (4.85%) BDD
13 8 (4.85%) OO PHP
13 8 (4.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (55.15%) JavaScript
2 72 (43.64%) C#
3 61 (36.97%) SQL
4 39 (23.64%) Java
5 16 (9.70%) PHP
5 16 (9.70%) Python
6 11 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.45%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.85%) VB
8 8 (4.85%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.24%) VB6
10 6 (3.64%) C++
10 6 (3.64%) Groovy
11 3 (1.82%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.82%) Perl
11 3 (1.82%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.21%) C
13 1 (0.61%) ABAP
13 1 (0.61%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.21%) ISEB
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.61%) MCAD
3 1 (0.61%) MCSD
Vendors
1 34 (20.61%) Microsoft
2 32 (19.39%) Oracle
3 5 (3.03%) Zend
4 4 (2.42%) Twitter
5 2 (1.21%) IBM
5 2 (1.21%) Omniture
5 2 (1.21%) Google
6 1 (0.61%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.61%) SAP
6 1 (0.61%) Perforce
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