The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 69 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing OO 81 92 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.86% 3.24% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 3.92% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 62 64
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.70%
OO
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
2361 2344 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.46% 82.65% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1614 1285
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 51 55
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.11 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.33% +10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OO
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

OO
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 31 May 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

OO
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

OO
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 66 £413 +23.13% 26
South Yorkshire -1 12 £375 -26.47% 6
North Yorkshire +7 4 £385 +2.66% 10
East Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 6
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 102 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (51.70%) JavaScript
3 70 (47.62%) Java
4 60 (40.82%) TDD
5 58 (39.46%) HTML
6 54 (36.73%) CSS
7 49 (33.33%) RESTful
8 45 (30.61%) Git (software)
9 42 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (27.21%) Linux
11 38 (25.85%) MVC
12 37 (25.17%) HTML5
13 35 (23.81%) CSS3
13 35 (23.81%) Scrum
13 35 (23.81%) Jenkins
14 34 (23.13%) SQL
15 32 (21.77%) PHP
15 32 (21.77%) OOP
16 29 (19.73%) Spring
16 29 (19.73%) Open Source
17 27 (18.37%) Unit Testing
17 27 (18.37%) .NET
17 27 (18.37%) MySQL
18 23 (15.65%) Software Engineering
19 22 (14.97%) SOA
19 22 (14.97%) Node.js
19 22 (14.97%) AngularJS
19 22 (14.97%) React
20 21 (14.29%) OOD
20 21 (14.29%) Hibernate

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (14.97%) Node.js
2 11 (7.48%) Apache
3 7 (4.76%) CMS
4 6 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.72%) nginx
6 4 (2.72%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.04%) JBoss
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.68%) Drupal
8 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.68%) OpenCms
8 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.24%) GitHub
3 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.36%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.36%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (1.36%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.36%) Heroku
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) HTTP
2 4 (2.72%) SSL
2 4 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.04%) Internet
3 3 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.68%) DHCP
4 1 (0.68%) DNS
4 1 (0.68%) FTP
4 1 (0.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.37%) MySQL
2 15 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.44%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.44%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.44%) Redis
6 7 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.36%) DB2
8 2 (1.36%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 45 (30.61%) Git (software)
2 35 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.93%) Mercurial
4 12 (8.16%) Subversion
5 11 (7.48%) Android Studio
6 8 (5.44%) Travis CI
7 7 (4.76%) PHPUnit
8 6 (4.08%) Maven
8 6 (4.08%) Mockito
9 5 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.40%) NUnit
10 4 (2.72%) Artifactory
10 4 (2.72%) GitLab
10 4 (2.72%) JUnit
10 4 (2.72%) TestNG
11 3 (2.04%) gulp
11 3 (2.04%) Selenium
11 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.04%) Xcode
12 2 (1.36%) jMock
General
1 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.04%) Finance
2 3 (2.04%) Retail
3 2 (1.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 123 (83.67%) Developer
2 41 (27.89%) Java Developer
3 25 (17.01%) PHP Developer
4 18 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (8.84%) Scala Developer
8 12 (8.16%) Java Scala Developer
9 11 (7.48%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.48%) Android Developer
9 11 (7.48%) Android Engineer
9 11 (7.48%) C# Developer
9 11 (7.48%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 11 (7.48%) Senior Scala Developer
10 9 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
13 6 (4.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 4 (2.72%) Angular Developer
14 4 (2.72%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (39.46%) HTML
2 54 (36.73%) CSS
3 49 (33.33%) RESTful
4 37 (25.17%) HTML5
5 35 (23.81%) CSS3
6 29 (19.73%) Spring
7 27 (18.37%) .NET
8 22 (14.97%) AngularJS
8 22 (14.97%) React
9 21 (14.29%) Hibernate
10 18 (12.24%) Web Services
11 16 (10.88%) LAMP
12 15 (10.20%) XML
13 12 (8.16%) .NET Framework
13 12 (8.16%) ASP.NET
14 11 (7.48%) Android SDK
14 11 (7.48%) Backbone.js
14 11 (7.48%) JSON
15 10 (6.80%) jQuery
15 10 (6.80%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) User Experience
2 14 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 13 (8.84%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.04%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.36%) iPad
6 2 (1.36%) RIA
6 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.68%) Fintech
7 1 (0.68%) iPhone
7 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.68%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.21%) Linux
2 12 (8.16%) Android
3 10 (6.80%) Unix
4 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.72%) CoreOS
5 3 (2.04%) Windows
6 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (40.82%) TDD
3 42 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (25.85%) MVC
5 35 (23.81%) Scrum
6 32 (21.77%) OOP
7 29 (19.73%) Open Source
8 27 (18.37%) Unit Testing
9 23 (15.65%) Software Engineering
10 22 (14.97%) SOA
11 21 (14.29%) OOD
12 20 (13.61%) BDD
13 19 (12.93%) Microservices
14 18 (12.24%) DevOps
15 17 (11.56%) Pair Programming
16 14 (9.52%) Configuration Management
16 14 (9.52%) Front End Development
16 14 (9.52%) Software Delivery
17 13 (8.84%) E-Commerce
18 12 (8.16%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (51.70%) JavaScript
2 70 (47.62%) Java
3 34 (23.13%) SQL
4 32 (21.77%) PHP
5 20 (13.61%) C#
6 16 (10.88%) Scala
7 13 (8.84%) Groovy
8 12 (8.16%) Python
8 12 (8.16%) Ruby
9 11 (7.48%) Clojure
9 11 (7.48%) Perl
10 8 (5.44%) C++
10 8 (5.44%) PHP 5
11 7 (4.76%) PowerShell
12 6 (4.08%) VB.NET
13 5 (3.40%) Go
14 4 (2.72%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.36%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (5.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (8.16%) Docker
2 4 (2.72%) Ceph
2 4 (2.72%) etcd
2 4 (2.72%) flannel
2 4 (2.72%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 17 (11.56%) Puppet
2 12 (8.16%) Ansible
3 10 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.76%) Grafana
4 7 (4.76%) Kibana
4 7 (4.76%) logstash
4 7 (4.76%) Salt
4 7 (4.76%) Uchiwa
5 4 (2.72%) Graphite
5 4 (2.72%) HAProxy
5 4 (2.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (2.72%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (1.36%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (6.12%) Zend
2 7 (4.76%) Oracle
2 7 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.72%) Sybase
3 4 (2.72%) VMware
4 3 (2.04%) Splunk
5 2 (1.36%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.36%) Pega
5 2 (1.36%) Vitria
6 1 (0.68%) Apple
6 1 (0.68%) BEA
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Xamarin
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