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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 128 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -8
Contract jobs citing OOP 18 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.94% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.16% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 14
Average daily rate £500 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £301 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +4.00%
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
2341 2063 1718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.56% 80.43% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1405 1014
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 49 35
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.72 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.64% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 14 £525 +40.00% 14
South Yorkshire -4 4 £450 +28.57% 8
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (67.57%) OO
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 20 (54.05%) PHP
3 20 (54.05%) HTML
3 20 (54.05%) Java
4 19 (51.35%) CSS
5 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (40.54%) TDD
7 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
7 13 (35.14%) MySQL
8 12 (32.43%) SQL
8 12 (32.43%) Linux
8 12 (32.43%) HTML5
9 11 (29.73%) Open Source
9 11 (29.73%) CSS3
9 11 (29.73%) JSON
9 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (29.73%) Perl
10 10 (27.03%) Web Services
10 10 (27.03%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (27.03%) MVC
10 10 (27.03%) Subversion
11 9 (24.32%) REST
11 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
11 9 (24.32%) Scala
11 9 (24.32%) Front End Development
12 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (21.62%) BDD
12 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
13 7 (18.92%) Spring

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (13.51%) Apache
1 5 (13.51%) Apache Solr
1 5 (13.51%) JBoss
1 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.81%) CMS
2 4 (10.81%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.41%) Kentico
3 2 (5.41%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (5.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) MySQL
2 10 (27.03%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
4 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.81%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.70%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Subversion
2 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
3 7 (18.92%) Maven
4 4 (10.81%) Mockito
4 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.81%) WebDriver
5 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.11%) JIRA
5 3 (8.11%) Liquibase
6 2 (5.41%) Bundler
6 2 (5.41%) Firebug
6 2 (5.41%) Gemnasium
6 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.70%) Ant
7 1 (2.70%) JUnit
7 1 (2.70%) TestNG
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) PHP Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Digital Developer
7 3 (8.11%) HTML Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (8.11%) QA Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Scala Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) CMS Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Delphi Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) HTML
2 19 (51.35%) CSS
3 12 (32.43%) HTML5
4 11 (29.73%) CSS3
4 11 (29.73%) JSON
5 10 (27.03%) Web Services
6 9 (24.32%) REST
7 7 (18.92%) Ajax
7 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
7 7 (18.92%) LAMP
7 7 (18.92%) Spring
7 7 (18.92%) XML
8 6 (16.22%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (16.22%) jQuery
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (13.51%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (13.51%) RESTful
10 4 (10.81%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) OO
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) TDD
4 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
5 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (29.73%) Open Source
6 10 (27.03%) MVC
7 9 (24.32%) Front End Development
8 8 (21.62%) BDD
8 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
9 7 (18.92%) OWASP
9 7 (18.92%) SOA
10 6 (16.22%) Information Architecture
11 5 (13.51%) Microservices
11 5 (13.51%) Scrum
11 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
12 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
13 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
13 3 (8.11%) Kanban
13 3 (8.11%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) PHP
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) Perl
5 9 (24.32%) Scala
6 7 (18.92%) Python
7 6 (16.22%) Ruby
8 5 (13.51%) C#
9 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (5.41%) C++
10 2 (5.41%) Clojure
10 2 (5.41%) Delphi
10 2 (5.41%) Groovy
11 1 (2.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.41%) Borland
2 2 (5.41%) EPiServer
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.41%) Sonatype
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Zend
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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