The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 21 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 112 95 110
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Contract jobs citing OOP 14 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.96% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.28% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 2
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£320 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £174 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.90 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.39% +6.33%
OOP
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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
1911 1716 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.41% 75.23% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1027 896
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 50 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.78 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OOP
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 OOP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 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 -14 6 £320 +6.66% 30
North Yorkshire +5 5 - - 4
South Yorkshire -1 1 £313 - 7
East Yorkshire - - - - 4
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 30 (83.33%) OO
2 21 (58.33%) MVC
3 19 (52.78%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) CSS
5 17 (47.22%) .NET
6 16 (44.44%) C#
7 15 (41.67%) HTML5
8 14 (38.89%) MVVM
8 14 (38.89%) CSS3
8 14 (38.89%) TDD
8 14 (38.89%) SQL
9 13 (36.11%) Subversion
9 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
10 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
11 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (27.78%) Razor View Engine
12 9 (25.00%) PHP
13 8 (22.22%) Web Development
13 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (19.44%) MySQL
14 7 (19.44%) XML
15 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 6 (16.67%) Android
15 6 (16.67%) PHP5
15 6 (16.67%) Android Development
16 5 (13.89%) RESTful
16 5 (13.89%) LAMP
16 5 (13.89%) JSON

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) Moodle
3 1 (2.78%) SugarCRM
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
2 1 (2.78%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) SQLite
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Subversion
2 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
2 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.33%) Xcode
5 2 (5.56%) Bazaar
5 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Android Developer
4 3 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Tester
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) HTML
2 18 (50.00%) CSS
3 17 (47.22%) .NET
4 15 (41.67%) HTML5
5 14 (38.89%) CSS3
6 10 (27.78%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (19.44%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 5 (13.89%) RESTful
10 5 (13.89%) JSON
10 5 (13.89%) LAMP
11 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (8.33%) REST
12 3 (8.33%) SOAP
12 3 (8.33%) Web Services
12 3 (8.33%) Symfony
12 3 (8.33%) jQuery
13 2 (5.56%) LINQ
13 2 (5.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) W3C
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) OO
2 21 (58.33%) MVC
3 14 (38.89%) TDD
3 14 (38.89%) MVVM
4 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) Web Development
7 6 (16.67%) Android Development
8 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
9 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
10 2 (5.56%) BDD
10 2 (5.56%) User Stories
10 2 (5.56%) Low Latency
10 2 (5.56%) Kanban
10 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) PHP
5 6 (16.67%) PHP5
6 5 (13.89%) Java
7 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.78%) VB6
9 1 (2.78%) VB
9 1 (2.78%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Zend
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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