The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 118 122 124
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing OOP 9 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.74% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.89% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 6
Median daily rate £355 £500 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.00% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £588 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £32.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-50.99% -18.37%
OOP
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
1954 2580 2091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.32% 83.55% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1712 1367
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 97 53
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -5.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
South Yorkshire -8 6 £400 -11.11% 3
West Yorkshire +7 3 £325 -36.58% 27
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 29 (59.18%) HTML
2 29 (59.18%) CSS
2 29 (59.18%) TDD
2 29 (59.18%) Git (software)
3 24 (48.98%) Scrum
4 20 (40.82%) PHP
5 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (36.73%) MySQL
5 18 (36.73%) OO
6 17 (34.69%) RESTful
7 15 (30.61%) SOA
7 15 (30.61%) Mercurial
7 15 (30.61%) Microservices
8 14 (28.57%) SQL
8 14 (28.57%) Java
9 13 (26.53%) Pair Programming
9 13 (26.53%) Open Source
9 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (24.49%) CMS
10 12 (24.49%) Ajax
10 12 (24.49%) MVC
11 11 (22.45%) Spring
11 11 (22.45%) Hibernate
11 11 (22.45%) HTML5
11 11 (22.45%) Clojure
11 11 (22.45%) Scala
11 11 (22.45%) Groovy
11 11 (22.45%) CSS3
11 11 (22.45%) Laravel

OOP
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 12 (24.49%) CMS
2 7 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (14.29%) WordPress
3 6 (12.24%) Confluence
4 4 (8.16%) Apache Solr
4 4 (8.16%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) MySQL
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (59.18%) Git (software)
2 15 (30.61%) Mercurial
3 6 (12.24%) JIRA
3 6 (12.24%) Subversion
4 4 (8.16%) PHPUnit
5 2 (4.08%) Gitweb
5 2 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.04%) Grunt
6 1 (2.04%) Selenium
6 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (6.12%) Billing
1 3 (6.12%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (97.96%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) PHP Developer
3 16 (32.65%) Senior Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Java Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Java Scala Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Scala Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Senior Scala Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C++ Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C++ Programmer
5 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Programmer
6 5 (10.20%) Web Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.16%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) CSS
1 29 (59.18%) HTML
2 17 (34.69%) RESTful
3 12 (24.49%) Ajax
4 11 (22.45%) CSS3
4 11 (22.45%) Hibernate
4 11 (22.45%) HTML5
4 11 (22.45%) Laravel
4 11 (22.45%) Spring
5 9 (18.37%) XML
6 8 (16.33%) Symfony
6 8 (16.33%) XHTML
7 5 (10.20%) Web Services
8 4 (8.16%) .NET
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (8.16%) Backbone.js
8 4 (8.16%) jQuery
8 4 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Fintech
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) TDD
2 24 (48.98%) Scrum
3 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.73%) OO
4 15 (30.61%) Microservices
4 15 (30.61%) SOA
5 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (26.53%) Open Source
5 13 (26.53%) Pair Programming
6 12 (24.49%) MVC
7 11 (22.45%) Software Delivery
8 8 (16.33%) Content Management
8 8 (16.33%) Front End Development
9 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
10 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
11 5 (10.20%) BDD
12 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.16%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 20 (40.82%) PHP
3 14 (28.57%) Java
3 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) Clojure
4 11 (22.45%) Groovy
4 11 (22.45%) Scala
5 6 (12.24%) C
5 6 (12.24%) C++
5 6 (12.24%) PHP 5
6 5 (10.20%) C#
7 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.08%) Apex Code
8 2 (4.08%) Python
8 2 (4.08%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Zend
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com