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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 108 130 104
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Contract jobs citing OOP 38 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.34% 0.72% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.88% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 12
Median daily rate £400 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £305 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.44%
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
2313 2605 1867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.36% 81.74% 77.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1490 1817 1144
Median daily rate £420 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 80 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.66 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £37.04 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
West Yorkshire +15 20 £325 - 24
South Yorkshire +16 13 £400 +23.07% 3
North Yorkshire +8 5 £325 - 6
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 51 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 43 (63.24%) TDD
3 42 (61.76%) HTML
3 42 (61.76%) CSS
4 39 (57.35%) Git (software)
5 36 (52.94%) Scrum
6 31 (45.59%) OO
7 29 (42.65%) RESTful
8 28 (41.18%) PHP
8 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (39.71%) MySQL
10 25 (36.76%) Open Source
11 24 (35.29%) Mercurial
11 24 (35.29%) Java
11 24 (35.29%) Microservices
12 23 (33.82%) SOA
12 23 (33.82%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (30.88%) Pair Programming
14 20 (29.41%) HTML5
14 20 (29.41%) CSS3
14 20 (29.41%) GitHub
14 20 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
15 19 (27.94%) Software Delivery
15 19 (27.94%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (27.94%) Clojure
15 19 (27.94%) Groovy
15 19 (27.94%) Scala
15 19 (27.94%) Spring
15 19 (27.94%) Hibernate
16 17 (25.00%) MVC

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 11 (16.18%) CMS
2 8 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (8.82%) WordPress
4 5 (7.35%) Confluence
5 4 (5.88%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.41%) GitHub
2 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.94%) Force.com
4 1 (1.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) DHCP
1 1 (1.47%) DNS
1 1 (1.47%) FTP
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
1 1 (1.47%) IPsec
1 1 (1.47%) SSL
1 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.71%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (57.35%) Git (software)
2 24 (35.29%) Mercurial
3 9 (13.24%) Subversion
4 7 (10.29%) JIRA
5 4 (5.88%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.94%) git-flow
6 2 (2.94%) Gitweb
6 2 (2.94%) Gradle
6 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.94%) JUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.94%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.94%) VersionOne
7 1 (1.47%) Grunt
General
1 3 (4.41%) Billing
1 3 (4.41%) Marketing
2 2 (2.94%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (97.06%) Developer
2 27 (39.71%) PHP Developer
3 25 (36.76%) Senior Developer
4 19 (27.94%) Java Developer
4 19 (27.94%) Java Scala Developer
4 19 (27.94%) Scala Developer
4 19 (27.94%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (27.94%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 19 (27.94%) Senior Scala Developer
5 10 (14.71%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 8 (11.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Symfony Developer
7 6 (8.82%) C++ Developer
7 6 (8.82%) C++ Programmer
7 6 (8.82%) Programmer
8 5 (7.35%) Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (61.76%) CSS
1 42 (61.76%) HTML
2 29 (42.65%) RESTful
3 20 (29.41%) CSS3
3 20 (29.41%) HTML5
4 19 (27.94%) Hibernate
4 19 (27.94%) Spring
5 17 (25.00%) Laravel
6 13 (19.12%) Symfony
7 12 (17.65%) Ajax
8 8 (11.76%) XML
9 7 (10.29%) CodeIgniter
9 7 (10.29%) XHTML
10 6 (8.82%) Web Services
11 5 (7.35%) LAMP
12 4 (5.88%) .NET
12 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
12 4 (5.88%) Backbone.js
12 4 (5.88%) jQuery
12 4 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.35%) Fintech
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (63.24%) TDD
2 36 (52.94%) Scrum
3 31 (45.59%) OO
4 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (36.76%) Open Source
6 24 (35.29%) Microservices
7 23 (33.82%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (33.82%) SOA
8 21 (30.88%) Pair Programming
9 19 (27.94%) Software Delivery
10 17 (25.00%) MVC
11 12 (17.65%) Front End Development
12 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
13 8 (11.76%) BDD
13 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
14 7 (10.29%) Content Management
15 6 (8.82%) Concurrent Programming
15 6 (8.82%) Multithreading
16 5 (7.35%) Information Architecture
16 5 (7.35%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 51 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (41.18%) PHP
3 24 (35.29%) Java
4 19 (27.94%) Clojure
4 19 (27.94%) Groovy
4 19 (27.94%) Scala
5 16 (23.53%) SQL
6 6 (8.82%) C
6 6 (8.82%) C++
6 6 (8.82%) PHP 5
7 4 (5.88%) C#
7 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.94%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.94%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Zend
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com