The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Yorkshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 54 65 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs citing OO 66 49 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.91% 2.32% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 3.24% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 63
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£320 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £403 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £64.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% -29.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £39.40 £27.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £45.00 £100.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1668 1513 1808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.48% 71.60% 70.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1051 828 993
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 53
Average hourly rate £14.50 £38.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.84% +120.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.48 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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England

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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +27 58 £320 +2.40% 40
North Yorkshire 0 11 £320 +4.48% 16
South Yorkshire +1 3 - - 6
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 46 (34.07%) Java
1 46 (34.07%) MVC
1 46 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.11%) C#
2 42 (31.11%) HTML
2 42 (31.11%) OOP
3 41 (30.37%) JavaScript
4 40 (29.63%) .NET
5 39 (28.89%) SQL
6 38 (28.15%) Software Engineering
7 37 (27.41%) CSS
8 33 (24.44%) PHP
9 30 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
10 29 (21.48%) jQuery
11 27 (20.00%) Finance
12 24 (17.78%) SQL Server
13 23 (17.04%) C++
14 22 (16.30%) TDD
15 21 (15.56%) J2EE
16 20 (14.81%) ASP.NET
16 20 (14.81%) Web Services
16 20 (14.81%) XML
17 19 (14.07%) MySQL
18 17 (12.59%) Oracle
19 15 (11.11%) PHP5
19 15 (11.11%) HTML5
20 14 (10.37%) Visual Studio
20 14 (10.37%) Microsoft
21 13 (9.63%) VB.NET
22 12 (8.89%) .NET Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (5.93%) Apache
2 7 (5.19%) ColdFusion
3 5 (3.70%) SugarCRM
3 5 (3.70%) WordPress
3 5 (3.70%) Moodle
3 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.22%) CMS
4 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.48%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.48%) Drupal
6 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.74%) Jetty
6 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.19%) Magento
2 4 (2.96%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.48%) osCommerce
3 2 (1.48%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.74%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.74%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (1.48%) FTP
3 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.07%) MySQL
3 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.22%) SQLite
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.48%) QlikView
6 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.67%) Subversion
3 4 (2.96%) JUnit
3 4 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.22%) Xcode
4 3 (2.22%) Maven
4 3 (2.22%) DbUnit
4 3 (2.22%) MSTest
5 2 (1.48%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.48%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.48%) NUnit
5 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.74%) JMeter
6 1 (0.74%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.74%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.74%) Moq
6 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (1.48%) Banking
2 2 (1.48%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.74%) Marketing
3 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 94 (69.63%) Developer
2 25 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 22 (16.30%) .NET Developer
4 19 (14.07%) PHP Developer
5 17 (12.59%) Java Software Engineer
5 17 (12.59%) Java Developer
6 14 (10.37%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Web Developer
8 7 (5.19%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.44%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) Consultant
10 4 (2.96%) SAP Consultant
10 4 (2.96%) Analyst
10 4 (2.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (2.96%) C++/Java Developer
10 4 (2.96%) iPhone Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Android Developer
11 3 (2.22%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (31.11%) HTML
2 40 (29.63%) .NET
3 37 (27.41%) CSS
4 29 (21.48%) jQuery
5 21 (15.56%) J2EE
6 20 (14.81%) ASP.NET
6 20 (14.81%) Web Services
6 20 (14.81%) XML
7 15 (11.11%) HTML5
8 12 (8.89%) .NET Framework
8 12 (8.89%) WCF
9 11 (8.15%) LAMP
10 10 (7.41%) JSON
10 10 (7.41%) Spring
11 9 (6.67%) Java EE
12 8 (5.93%) WPF
12 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (5.93%) CSS3
12 8 (5.93%) Backbone.js
13 7 (5.19%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.96%) iPad
4 4 (2.96%) iPhone
4 4 (2.96%) Open Source
4 4 (2.96%) Handset
5 2 (1.48%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.74%) NHS
6 1 (0.74%) W3C
6 1 (0.74%) DTV
6 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.74%) Blog
6 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.93%) Android
1 8 (5.93%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.22%) Windows
2 3 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.07%) MVC
1 46 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.11%) OOP
3 38 (28.15%) Software Engineering
4 22 (16.30%) TDD
5 11 (8.15%) Scrum
5 11 (8.15%) E-Commerce
6 10 (7.41%) Web Development
6 10 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 9 (6.67%) OOD
8 8 (5.93%) Multithreading
9 7 (5.19%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (5.19%) Android Development
9 7 (5.19%) iOS Development
10 6 (4.44%) BDD
11 5 (3.70%) OO PHP
12 4 (2.96%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (2.96%) Software Architecture
12 4 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (2.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.07%) Java
2 42 (31.11%) C#
3 41 (30.37%) JavaScript
4 39 (28.89%) SQL
5 33 (24.44%) PHP
6 23 (17.04%) C++
7 15 (11.11%) PHP5
8 13 (9.63%) VB.NET
9 8 (5.93%) PL/SQL
10 7 (5.19%) Objective-C
11 6 (4.44%) Python
12 5 (3.70%) ABAP
12 5 (3.70%) Ruby
13 4 (2.96%) SAPscript
13 4 (2.96%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.96%) VB
14 1 (0.74%) Delphi
14 1 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (7.41%) Degree
2 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (12.59%) Oracle
2 14 (10.37%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.41%) Zend
4 5 (3.70%) SAP
5 4 (2.96%) Twitter
6 3 (2.22%) Facebook
6 3 (2.22%) Google
7 2 (1.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago