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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 110 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing OOP 17 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.71% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.95% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Average daily rate
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£314 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £330 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +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 £20.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+95.12% -31.66%
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
1915 1683 1888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.75% 75.17% 75.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 978 955
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £455 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 57
Average hourly rate £16.67 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.74% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
North Yorkshire - 9 £258 - 8
West Yorkshire -20 6 £320 +6.66% 15
South Yorkshire 0 1 £313 - 6
East Yorkshire - - - - 5
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 34 (85.00%) OO
2 24 (60.00%) HTML
3 23 (57.50%) CSS
4 21 (52.50%) MVC
5 20 (50.00%) .NET
6 19 (47.50%) C#
7 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 15 (37.50%) HTML5
9 14 (35.00%) MVVM
9 14 (35.00%) CSS3
9 14 (35.00%) PHP
9 14 (35.00%) SQL
9 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
10 13 (32.50%) TDD
10 13 (32.50%) Subversion
10 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
13 10 (25.00%) XML
14 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
14 9 (22.50%) MySQL
15 8 (20.00%) Web Development
15 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (15.00%) PHP5
16 6 (15.00%) Apache
16 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
17 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
17 5 (12.50%) Internet
17 5 (12.50%) Java

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 6 (15.00%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) WordPress
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) Drupal
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.50%) SugarCRM
5 1 (2.50%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
2 2 (5.00%) Zen Cart
2 2 (5.00%) osCommerce
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQLite
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (32.50%) Subversion
3 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.50%) Xcode
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.00%) Bazaar
6 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (7.50%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Android Developer
6 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Tester
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Tester
7 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) HTML
2 23 (57.50%) CSS
3 20 (50.00%) .NET
4 15 (37.50%) HTML5
5 14 (35.00%) CSS3
6 10 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
6 10 (25.00%) XML
7 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
8 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (12.50%) LAMP
9 5 (12.50%) JSON
10 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (10.00%) RESTful
11 3 (7.50%) SOAP
11 3 (7.50%) Web Services
11 3 (7.50%) Symfony
11 3 (7.50%) jQuery
11 3 (7.50%) LINQ
11 3 (7.50%) REST
12 2 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.50%) W3C
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Android
2 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) OO
2 21 (52.50%) MVC
3 14 (35.00%) MVVM
4 13 (32.50%) TDD
4 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (20.00%) Web Development
7 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.50%) Android Development
9 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
10 3 (7.50%) Software Architecture
11 2 (5.00%) Low Latency
11 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
12 1 (2.50%) Migration
12 1 (2.50%) Scrum
12 1 (2.50%) Logistics
12 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) PHP
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) PHP5
5 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 5 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) X++
7 1 (2.50%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Zend