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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 71 48 30
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -18
Contract jobs citing OO 54 76 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.14% 3.43% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 4.56% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 68
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£300 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +164.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -2.66%
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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
1869 1665 1956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.20% 75.14% 75.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 957 1001
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 66 63
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.15 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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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 21 October 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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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 21 October 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 -21 32 £306 -5.76% 41
North Yorkshire 0 20 £300 -4.00% 17
South Yorkshire - - - - 16
East Yorkshire - - - - 5
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 55 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (41.80%) Java
3 49 (40.16%) MVC
4 47 (38.52%) HTML
5 44 (36.07%) CSS
6 43 (35.25%) .NET
6 43 (35.25%) C#
7 37 (30.33%) JavaScript
7 37 (30.33%) OOP
8 33 (27.05%) SQL
9 24 (19.67%) TDD
9 24 (19.67%) Software Engineering
10 23 (18.85%) HTML5
11 22 (18.03%) Subversion
11 22 (18.03%) J2EE
12 20 (16.39%) PHP
12 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET
12 20 (16.39%) jQuery
13 19 (15.57%) CSS3
13 19 (15.57%) Oracle
14 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
14 18 (14.75%) Visual Studio
14 18 (14.75%) Finance
15 17 (13.93%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (12.30%) OOD
17 14 (11.48%) C++
17 14 (11.48%) Web Development
18 13 (10.66%) .NET Framework
18 13 (10.66%) REST
18 13 (10.66%) MVVM

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (6.56%) Apache
2 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.28%) ColdFusion
3 4 (3.28%) WordPress
4 3 (2.46%) CMS
4 3 (2.46%) Node.js
4 3 (2.46%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.64%) JBoss
5 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.64%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.64%) Drupal
5 2 (1.64%) Moodle
5 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) SAP HCM
1 4 (3.28%) Magento
2 2 (1.64%) Zen Cart
2 2 (1.64%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.82%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.38%) MySQL
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.46%) SQLite
5 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.46%) Redis
5 3 (2.46%) Riak
6 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.64%) QlikView
6 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.64%) DB2
7 1 (0.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (18.03%) Subversion
2 18 (14.75%) Visual Studio
3 11 (9.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.56%) JUnit
4 8 (6.56%) DbUnit
5 3 (2.46%) MSTest
5 3 (2.46%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.46%) Selenium
5 3 (2.46%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.46%) Xcode
6 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.64%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.64%) Bazaar
7 1 (0.82%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (14.75%) Finance
2 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.82%) Marketing
2 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (72.13%) Developer
2 26 (21.31%) .NET Developer
3 16 (13.11%) Java Developer
4 15 (12.30%) Software Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) Web Developer
6 12 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) PHP Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Android Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Consultant
10 4 (3.28%) Tester
10 4 (3.28%) SAP Consultant
10 4 (3.28%) iOS Developer
10 4 (3.28%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (3.28%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (3.28%) C++/Java Developer
11 3 (2.46%) SAP HCM Consultant
11 3 (2.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.46%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (38.52%) HTML
2 44 (36.07%) CSS
3 43 (35.25%) .NET
4 23 (18.85%) HTML5
5 22 (18.03%) J2EE
6 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET
6 20 (16.39%) jQuery
7 19 (15.57%) CSS3
8 13 (10.66%) REST
8 13 (10.66%) .NET Framework
8 13 (10.66%) XML
9 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (8.20%) Web Services
10 10 (8.20%) WCF
11 9 (7.38%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (6.56%) Backbone.js
12 8 (6.56%) Spring
13 7 (5.74%) WinForms
13 7 (5.74%) LAMP
13 7 (5.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.92%) W3C
2 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.10%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.64%) User Experience
5 2 (1.64%) iPad
5 2 (1.64%) iPhone
5 2 (1.64%) Open Source
6 1 (0.82%) Social Media
6 1 (0.82%) Blog
6 1 (0.82%) Social Network
6 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.82%) Handset
6 1 (0.82%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) Android
2 5 (4.10%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.28%) Windows
4 3 (2.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.16%) MVC
3 37 (30.33%) OOP
4 24 (19.67%) TDD
4 24 (19.67%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.30%) OOD
6 14 (11.48%) Web Development
7 13 (10.66%) MVVM
8 12 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (9.02%) E-Commerce
9 11 (9.02%) Android Development
10 10 (8.20%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.10%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (4.10%) iOS Development
12 4 (3.28%) BDD
13 3 (2.46%) Information Architecture
13 3 (2.46%) Software Architecture
13 3 (2.46%) Test Scripting
13 3 (2.46%) Multithreading
13 3 (2.46%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.80%) Java
2 43 (35.25%) C#
3 37 (30.33%) JavaScript
4 33 (27.05%) SQL
5 20 (16.39%) PHP
6 14 (11.48%) C++
7 10 (8.20%) PHP5
8 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.10%) ABAP
9 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.28%) SAPscript
10 4 (3.28%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.46%) Ruby
11 3 (2.46%) Python
12 1 (0.82%) C
12 1 (0.82%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.82%) VB
12 1 (0.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) Puppet
1 3 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Oracle
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.10%) SAP
4 3 (2.46%) Zend
5 2 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (0.82%) EPiServer
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