The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 91 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 32 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.27% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.56% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 7
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £280 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £310 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +18.51%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1804 1438 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 71.87% 70.73% 72.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 754 953
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 55 43
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +37.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £30.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
OOP
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +17 32 £300 +3.44% 8
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 4
South Yorkshire - - - -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 38 (71.70%) OO
2 28 (52.83%) PHP
3 27 (50.94%) HTML
4 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
4 23 (43.40%) MVC
5 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (39.62%) XML
7 19 (35.85%) jQuery
8 17 (32.08%) HTML5
9 16 (30.19%) CSS
9 16 (30.19%) Java
10 15 (28.30%) C#
11 14 (26.42%) MySQL
12 13 (24.53%) Scrum
12 13 (24.53%) TDD
12 13 (24.53%) Android
13 12 (22.64%) PHP5
13 12 (22.64%) SQL
14 11 (20.75%) .NET
14 11 (20.75%) Apple iOS
14 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
15 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
15 10 (18.87%) Zend
15 10 (18.87%) JSON
16 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
16 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
16 9 (16.98%) Web Services
17 8 (15.09%) LAMP
17 8 (15.09%) C++
17 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (7.55%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) SugarCRM
2 3 (5.66%) Moodle
3 2 (3.77%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) WordPress
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) FTP
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) MySQL
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQLite
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.32%) PhoneGap
3 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.55%) Xcode
5 3 (5.66%) NUnit
5 3 (5.66%) Subversion
6 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.77%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.89%) Behat
7 1 (1.89%) Maven
7 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.89%) Ant
7 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Games
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (90.57%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) PHP Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.55%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Python Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (1.89%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) HTML
2 21 (39.62%) XML
3 19 (35.85%) jQuery
4 17 (32.08%) HTML5
5 16 (30.19%) CSS
6 11 (20.75%) .NET
7 10 (18.87%) JSON
8 9 (16.98%) Web Services
9 8 (15.09%) LAMP
10 7 (13.21%) Symfony
11 6 (11.32%) SOAP
11 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
12 5 (9.43%) Sencha Touch
12 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
12 5 (9.43%) OpenGL
12 5 (9.43%) WPF
12 5 (9.43%) Silverlight
12 5 (9.43%) Ext JS
13 4 (7.55%) REST
13 4 (7.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.43%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (7.55%) Smartphone
3 4 (7.55%) Open Source
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Android
2 11 (20.75%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Phone
3 6 (11.32%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) OO
2 23 (43.40%) MVC
3 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.53%) TDD
4 13 (24.53%) Scrum
5 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.09%) Android Development
6 7 (13.21%) Web Development
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
8 5 (9.43%) BDD
8 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.66%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (5.66%) Analytics
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.66%) Project Management
11 2 (3.77%) Refactoring
11 2 (3.77%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) PHP
2 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.19%) Java
4 15 (28.30%) C#
5 12 (22.64%) SQL
5 12 (22.64%) PHP5
6 8 (15.09%) C++
7 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
8 6 (11.32%) Ruby
8 6 (11.32%) Python
8 6 (11.32%) XAML
9 5 (9.43%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Zend
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) Sencha
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) Twitter
5 3 (5.66%) Google
5 3 (5.66%) Facebook
6 1 (1.89%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.89%) Sybase
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) Apple
6 1 (1.89%) Volantis
6 1 (1.89%) Netbiscuits
6 1 (1.89%) Kony
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