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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 91 113 105
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing OOP 24 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.01% 0.27% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.36% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 12
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£300 £353 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +28.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £333 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £380 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £64.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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
1768 1667 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.29% 74.49% 72.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 909 1048
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 72 48
Average hourly rate £15.39 £36.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.26% +108.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 14 £320 -5.88% 15
North Yorkshire - 8 £244 - 8
South Yorkshire +1 2 £275 -25.67% 6
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 46 (80.70%) OO
2 30 (52.63%) HTML
2 30 (52.63%) PHP
3 28 (49.12%) CSS
4 27 (47.37%) MVC
5 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (31.58%) C#
7 18 (31.58%) XML
8 17 (29.82%) .NET
8 17 (29.82%) MySQL
9 16 (28.07%) TDD
9 16 (28.07%) SQL
9 16 (28.07%) PHP5
10 14 (24.56%) Web Development
11 13 (22.81%) Java
12 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
12 12 (21.05%) Web Services
12 12 (21.05%) jQuery
12 12 (21.05%) Zend
12 12 (21.05%) HTML5
13 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
13 10 (17.54%) LAMP
13 10 (17.54%) Internet
14 9 (15.79%) Apache
14 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
14 9 (15.79%) Symfony
14 9 (15.79%) CSS3
15 8 (14.04%) MVVM
15 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (15.79%) Apache
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.02%) SugarCRM
3 4 (7.02%) Moodle
3 4 (7.02%) WordPress
4 2 (3.51%) Drupal
5 1 (1.75%) Node.js
5 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Magento
2 2 (3.51%) Zen Cart
2 2 (3.51%) osCommerce
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.26%) SQLite
5 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.28%) Subversion
3 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.26%) Xcode
4 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.51%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.51%) Bazaar
5 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) PHP Developer
3 13 (22.81%) .NET Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Web Developer
5 8 (14.04%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Magento Developer
9 1 (1.75%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (1.75%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) HTML
2 28 (49.12%) CSS
3 18 (31.58%) XML
4 17 (29.82%) .NET
5 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 12 (21.05%) Web Services
5 12 (21.05%) jQuery
5 12 (21.05%) HTML5
6 10 (17.54%) LAMP
7 9 (15.79%) Symfony
7 9 (15.79%) CSS3
8 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (14.04%) SOAP
9 7 (12.28%) JSON
10 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.77%) LINQ
11 4 (7.02%) LINQ to SQL
11 4 (7.02%) RESTful
11 4 (7.02%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (7.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Android
2 5 (8.77%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) OO
2 27 (47.37%) MVC
3 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (28.07%) TDD
5 14 (24.56%) Web Development
6 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 8 (14.04%) MVVM
8 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.77%) BDD
10 4 (7.02%) Scrum
10 4 (7.02%) Android Development
11 3 (5.26%) iOS Development
11 3 (5.26%) Software Architecture
12 2 (3.51%) Refactoring
12 2 (3.51%) Database Security
12 2 (3.51%) Low Latency
12 2 (3.51%) OO PHP
13 1 (1.75%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) PHP
2 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 18 (31.58%) C#
4 16 (28.07%) SQL
4 16 (28.07%) PHP5
5 13 (22.81%) Java
6 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.53%) C++
7 6 (10.53%) Python
8 5 (8.77%) Ruby
9 3 (5.26%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Zend
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Facebook
3 3 (5.26%) Twitter
3 3 (5.26%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
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