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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 117 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs citing OOP 14 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.78% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.05% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £197 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £383 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
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
2001 1713 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.70% 74.58% 72.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1032 855
Average daily rate £375 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.31 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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
West Yorkshire -21 7 £375 +19.04% 15
North Yorkshire +3 4 - - 1
South Yorkshire -3 1 £313 +1.62% 7
East Yorkshire - - - - 3
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 24 (72.73%) OO
2 21 (63.64%) MVC
3 19 (57.58%) HTML
3 19 (57.58%) CSS
4 16 (48.48%) .NET
5 15 (45.45%) C#
5 15 (45.45%) TDD
5 15 (45.45%) HTML5
5 15 (45.45%) CSS3
6 14 (42.42%) MVVM
7 13 (39.39%) Subversion
7 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 12 (36.36%) SQL
9 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (30.30%) Razor View Engine
10 10 (30.30%) XML
11 8 (24.24%) PHP
11 8 (24.24%) Web Development
12 7 (21.21%) MySQL
12 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (18.18%) Android
13 6 (18.18%) Android Development
14 5 (15.15%) RESTful
14 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
14 5 (15.15%) JSON
14 5 (15.15%) PHP5
14 5 (15.15%) LAMP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) WebTrends
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQLite
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Subversion
2 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 11 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.09%) Xcode
5 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
5 2 (6.06%) PHPUnit
5 2 (6.06%) Bazaar
6 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Android Developer
4 3 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Zend Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
1 19 (57.58%) CSS
2 16 (48.48%) .NET
3 15 (45.45%) HTML5
3 15 (45.45%) CSS3
4 10 (30.30%) Razor View Engine
4 10 (30.30%) XML
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.15%) RESTful
6 5 (15.15%) LAMP
6 5 (15.15%) JSON
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (9.09%) jQuery
8 3 (9.09%) REST
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services
8 3 (9.09%) Symfony
9 2 (6.06%) JSP
9 2 (6.06%) SOAP
9 2 (6.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 3 (9.09%) W3C
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) OO
2 21 (63.64%) MVC
3 15 (45.45%) TDD
4 14 (42.42%) MVVM
5 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (24.24%) Web Development
8 6 (18.18%) Android Development
9 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
10 3 (9.09%) BDD
10 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
11 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
11 2 (6.06%) User Stories
11 2 (6.06%) Scrum
11 2 (6.06%) UML
11 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) PHP
5 5 (15.15%) PHP5
6 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.09%) Objective-C
7 3 (9.09%) Java
8 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.03%) VB6
9 1 (3.03%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Zend
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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