Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 82 90
Rank change year-on-year +15 +8 -9
Contract jobs citing OO 97 98 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.18% 2.72% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 3.15% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 85 74
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £388 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% +5.08% +15.23%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £289
90th Percentile £462 £500 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2588 3108 3727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.74% 86.29% 85.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1781 2039 2565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 63 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.50 £40.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OO in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 82 £405 +4.18% 28
Bradford - 6 £425 - 5
Halifax - 1 - - 3
Huddersfield - 1 - -
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Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 77 (79.38%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (70.10%) JavaScript
3 65 (67.01%) Java
4 55 (56.70%) Git (software)
5 48 (49.48%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (47.42%) Spring
7 41 (42.27%) Subversion
7 41 (42.27%) Test Automation
7 41 (42.27%) Mercurial
8 37 (38.14%) Hibernate
9 32 (32.99%) NoSQL
10 31 (31.96%) SQL
11 30 (30.93%) Data Structures
11 30 (30.93%) Algorithms
12 28 (28.87%) CSS
12 28 (28.87%) Maven
13 25 (25.77%) HTML
14 21 (21.65%) Node.js
15 20 (20.62%) Microservices
15 20 (20.62%) Scrum
16 19 (19.59%) React
17 18 (18.56%) CSS3
17 18 (18.56%) HTML5
17 18 (18.56%) MongoDB
18 17 (17.53%) AngularJS
18 17 (17.53%) TDD
19 16 (16.49%) PHP
20 15 (15.46%) BDD
21 14 (14.43%) REST
21 14 (14.43%) Spring Boot

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.09%) GlassFish
1 3 (3.09%) JBoss
1 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.06%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.03%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.25%) GitHub
3 2 (2.06%) Heroku
3 2 (2.06%) npm
4 1 (1.03%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.99%) NoSQL
2 18 (18.56%) MongoDB
3 12 (12.37%) MySQL
4 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 55 (56.70%) Git (software)
2 41 (42.27%) Mercurial
2 41 (42.27%) Subversion
3 28 (28.87%) Maven
4 13 (13.40%) JIRA
5 10 (10.31%) Cucumber
6 7 (7.22%) Jenkins
7 6 (6.19%) PHPUnit
8 5 (5.15%) gulp
9 4 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.12%) Jasmine
9 4 (4.12%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (3.09%) Android Studio
10 3 (3.09%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.06%) Gatling
11 2 (2.06%) Hudson
11 2 (2.06%) JMeter
11 2 (2.06%) Selenium
11 2 (2.06%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.03%) Mockito
General
1 6 (6.19%) Retail
2 4 (4.12%) Finance
3 2 (2.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (83.51%) Developer
2 56 (57.73%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.31%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (10.31%) PHP Developer
4 5 (5.15%) Agile Developer
4 5 (5.15%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.15%) Software Engineer
5 4 (4.12%) Java Engineer
5 4 (4.12%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (4.12%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (3.09%) .NET Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Android Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Angular Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Automation Tester
6 3 (3.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (3.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (3.09%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.42%) Spring
2 37 (38.14%) Hibernate
3 28 (28.87%) CSS
4 25 (25.77%) HTML
5 21 (21.65%) Node.js
6 19 (19.59%) React
7 18 (18.56%) CSS3
7 18 (18.56%) HTML5
8 17 (17.53%) AngularJS
9 14 (14.43%) REST
9 14 (14.43%) RESTful
9 14 (14.43%) Spring Boot
10 8 (8.25%) Dropwizard
10 8 (8.25%) JAXB
11 7 (7.22%) Spring Security
11 7 (7.22%) XSD
12 6 (6.19%) Web Services
13 5 (5.15%) Laravel
13 5 (5.15%) Swagger
14 4 (4.12%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.93%) Algorithms
1 30 (30.93%) Data Structures
2 9 (9.28%) User Experience
3 6 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.19%) Minimum Viable Product
4 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.06%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.09%) Android
2 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (79.38%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (49.48%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (42.27%) Test Automation
4 20 (20.62%) Microservices
4 20 (20.62%) Scrum
5 17 (17.53%) TDD
6 15 (15.46%) BDD
7 13 (13.40%) OOD
8 12 (12.37%) OOP
9 11 (11.34%) MVC
10 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
11 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.22%) DevOps
12 7 (7.22%) Kanban
13 6 (6.19%) User Stories
14 5 (5.15%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 5 (5.15%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
15 4 (4.12%) Continuous Delivery
15 4 (4.12%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 68 (70.10%) JavaScript
2 65 (67.01%) Java
3 31 (31.96%) SQL
4 16 (16.49%) PHP
5 5 (5.15%) C#
6 4 (4.12%) PHP 5
6 4 (4.12%) PHP 7
7 3 (3.09%) Python
8 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.06%) Go
8 2 (2.06%) Kotlin
8 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.03%) ABAP
9 1 (1.03%) C++
9 1 (1.03%) Ruby
9 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.03%) VB
9 1 (1.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (3.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ISEB
2 1 (1.03%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 8 (8.25%) Docker
2 2 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle
2 2 (2.06%) Apigee
3 1 (1.03%) Google
3 1 (1.03%) HP
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.03%) SAP
3 1 (1.03%) Splunk