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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 96 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -12
Contract jobs citing OO 54 57 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.70% 2.37% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 3.10% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 36
Average daily rate
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£373 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £320 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.81 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.75% -4.50%
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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
2506 1839 1687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.68% 76.43% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1754 1145 923
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 £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £481 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 53 76
Average hourly rate £15.36 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £10.20 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -26 42 £375 +25.00% 43
North Yorkshire -9 9 £391 +30.41% 5
South Yorkshire -9 3 £275 - 5
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 75 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (50.35%) JavaScript
3 54 (37.76%) HTML
4 52 (36.36%) CSS
5 51 (35.66%) C#
6 48 (33.57%) SQL Server
6 48 (33.57%) TDD
7 47 (32.87%) .NET
8 43 (30.07%) SQL
9 42 (29.37%) MVC
10 40 (27.97%) jQuery
11 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
12 27 (18.88%) Java
13 24 (16.78%) Microsoft
14 23 (16.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (15.38%) Unit Testing
15 22 (15.38%) HTML5
16 21 (14.69%) .NET Framework
16 21 (14.69%) JSON
17 20 (13.99%) NHibernate
17 20 (13.99%) NUnit
17 20 (13.99%) OOP
17 20 (13.99%) AngularJS
18 19 (13.29%) PHP
18 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET
18 19 (13.29%) Rhino Mocks
19 18 (12.59%) Entity Framework
19 18 (12.59%) Selenium
19 18 (12.59%) MySQL
19 18 (12.59%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (6.29%) Node.js
2 5 (3.50%) CMS
3 4 (2.80%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.80%) Apache
4 3 (2.10%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.70%) Drupal
6 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.70%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS Project
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.80%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (33.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.59%) MySQL
3 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.90%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.40%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.70%) DB2
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.70%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (13.99%) NUnit
2 19 (13.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (12.59%) Selenium
4 11 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.99%) Visual Studio
6 9 (6.29%) Rational Rose
7 8 (5.59%) Subversion
8 7 (4.90%) JUnit
9 4 (2.80%) Maven
9 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.10%) Mocha
10 3 (2.10%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.10%) Grunt
11 2 (1.40%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.40%) Xcode
11 2 (1.40%) NetBeans
11 2 (1.40%) Ant
11 2 (1.40%) Moq
11 2 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (2.80%) Back Office
3 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 118 (82.52%) Developer
2 30 (20.98%) .NET Developer
3 17 (11.89%) C# Developer
3 17 (11.89%) PHP Developer
4 15 (10.49%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (8.39%) Analyst
7 11 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 10 (6.99%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.59%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Android Developer
10 6 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Change Analyst
11 5 (3.50%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (2.80%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (37.76%) HTML
2 52 (36.36%) CSS
3 47 (32.87%) .NET
4 40 (27.97%) jQuery
5 23 (16.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 22 (15.38%) HTML5
7 21 (14.69%) .NET Framework
7 21 (14.69%) JSON
8 20 (13.99%) NHibernate
8 20 (13.99%) AngularJS
9 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET
10 18 (12.59%) Entity Framework
11 17 (11.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (11.89%) WCF
12 16 (11.19%) CSS3
13 15 (10.49%) RESTful
14 11 (7.69%) J2EE
15 9 (6.29%) Web Services
16 8 (5.59%) XML
16 8 (5.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.99%) User Experience
2 6 (4.20%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.80%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.80%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.40%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.40%) NHS
6 2 (1.40%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.40%) Life Science
6 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.70%) iPhone
7 1 (0.70%) W3C
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) Equities
7 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.89%) Linux
2 6 (4.20%) Android
3 4 (2.80%) Windows
4 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (33.57%) TDD
3 42 (29.37%) MVC
4 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
5 22 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 20 (13.99%) OOP
7 15 (10.49%) UML
7 15 (10.49%) OOD
8 14 (9.79%) Scrum
8 14 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (9.09%) BDD
10 12 (8.39%) Project Management
10 12 (8.39%) PRINCE2
11 11 (7.69%) Multithreading
12 10 (6.99%) Concurrent Programming
13 9 (6.29%) Test Scripting
13 9 (6.29%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.29%) Configuration Management
13 9 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (50.35%) JavaScript
2 51 (35.66%) C#
3 43 (30.07%) SQL
4 27 (18.88%) Java
5 19 (13.29%) PHP
6 11 (7.69%) Python
7 9 (6.29%) C++
8 8 (5.59%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.59%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.90%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.20%) VB
10 6 (4.20%) VB6
11 4 (2.80%) PHP5
12 3 (2.10%) Groovy
12 3 (2.10%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.40%) Perl
13 2 (1.40%) Delphi
13 2 (1.40%) C
14 1 (0.70%) Ruby
14 1 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (5.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.40%) ISEB
3 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.59%) Oracle
3 7 (4.90%) Google
4 4 (2.80%) Omniture
5 3 (2.10%) Zend
6 2 (1.40%) Borland
6 2 (1.40%) Twitter
7 1 (0.70%) Telerik
7 1 (0.70%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
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