The table below looks at the statistics for OOD 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 OOD over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 110 104 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -30
Contract jobs citing OOD 8 16 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.72% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.96% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 19
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£290 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £341 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.86 £37.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +4.89%
OOD
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
1802 1666 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.90% 74.57% 73.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1125 911 1062
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 75 52
Average hourly rate £15.39 £38.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.03% +123.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOD across the Yorkshire region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Yorkshire region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OOD
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 OOD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 5 £263 -16.00% 4
North Yorkshire - 3 £290 - 3
South Yorkshire - - - -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 13 (72.22%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) J2EE
3 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Subversion
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (33.33%) JUnit
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) DbUnit
6 5 (27.78%) WCF
6 5 (27.78%) Spring
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Spring Batch
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (16.67%) Lucene.Net
8 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
8 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OOD 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) JUnit
1 6 (33.33%) Subversion
1 6 (33.33%) DbUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
1 8 (44.44%) J2EE
1 8 (44.44%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) jQuery
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) Spring
4 5 (27.78%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) Spring Batch
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (16.67%) Lucene
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (16.67%) Lucene.Net
6 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) XSD
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.56%) Blog
1 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) OO
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (11.11%) Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Online Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
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