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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 118 122 113
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.67% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.82% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 13
Median daily rate £388 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £418 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £533 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £339 £340
% change year-on-year
+23.98% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £29.45
% change year-on-year
-64.44% +52.80%

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
1785 2314 1979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.60% 81.34% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1507 1375
Median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 73 41
Median hourly rate £15.86 £19.50 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +23.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -9 3 £405 -10.00% 2
West Yorkshire +15 2 £370 -29.52% 17
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
2 22 (56.41%) HTML
2 22 (56.41%) CSS
2 22 (56.41%) TDD
2 22 (56.41%) Git (software)
3 18 (46.15%) Scrum
3 18 (46.15%) PHP
4 17 (43.59%) MySQL
5 15 (38.46%) OO
6 13 (33.33%) RESTful
7 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.21%) Laravel
9 10 (25.64%) Mercurial
9 10 (25.64%) SQL
10 9 (23.08%) Java
10 9 (23.08%) MVC
10 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
11 8 (20.51%) Symfony
11 8 (20.51%) Zend
11 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
11 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (20.51%) Open Source
12 7 (17.95%) WordPress
12 7 (17.95%) JIRA
12 7 (17.95%) Ajax
12 7 (17.95%) CMS
12 7 (17.95%) XML
12 7 (17.95%) SOA
12 7 (17.95%) Microservices
13 6 (15.38%) CSS3

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 7 (17.95%) CMS
1 7 (17.95%) WordPress
2 6 (15.38%) Confluence
3 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) GitHub
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.64%) Mercurial
3 7 (17.95%) JIRA
4 4 (10.26%) PHPUnit
4 4 (10.26%) Subversion
5 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.56%) Grunt
6 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) PHP Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Java Scala Developer
4 6 (15.38%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Scala Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Scala Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Web Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) C++ Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C++ Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Symfony Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) CSS
1 22 (56.41%) HTML
2 13 (33.33%) RESTful
3 11 (28.21%) Laravel
4 8 (20.51%) Symfony
5 7 (17.95%) Ajax
5 7 (17.95%) XML
6 6 (15.38%) CSS3
6 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 6 (15.38%) HTML5
6 6 (15.38%) Spring
6 6 (15.38%) Web Services
6 6 (15.38%) XHTML
7 5 (12.82%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (10.26%) Backbone.js
9 3 (7.69%) Behat
9 3 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (5.13%) LAMP
10 2 (5.13%) Visualforce
11 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) TDD
2 18 (46.15%) Scrum
3 15 (38.46%) OO
4 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.08%) MVC
5 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
6 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.51%) Open Source
6 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Microservices
7 7 (17.95%) SOA
8 6 (15.38%) BDD
8 6 (15.38%) Content Management
8 6 (15.38%) Software Delivery
9 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
9 5 (12.82%) Front End Development
10 4 (10.26%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
11 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
2 18 (46.15%) PHP
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) Java
5 6 (15.38%) Clojure
5 6 (15.38%) Groovy
5 6 (15.38%) PHP 5
5 6 (15.38%) Scala
6 4 (10.26%) C
6 4 (10.26%) C++
7 3 (7.69%) C#
7 3 (7.69%) Python
8 2 (5.13%) Apex Code
8 2 (5.13%) SOQL
9 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Zend
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore