Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 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 Programming (OOP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 117 140
Rank change year-on-year -5 +23 +7
Contract jobs citing OOP 56 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.62% 1.25% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.44% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 23
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £360 £313 £310
90th Percentile £575 £430 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £366 £390
% change year-on-year +20.14% -6.09% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

OOP 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 3,026 2,641 2,989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.36% 86.53% 87.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,064 1,821 1,943
West Yorkshire median daily rate £416 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.47% +1.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +1.22% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 69 71
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.81% +10.34% -4.92%
10th Percentile £11.18 £9.96 £10.20
90th Percentile £33.00 £40.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +8.81% +9.85% +0.45%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in West Yorkshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in West Yorkshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOP in West Yorkshire

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in West Yorkshire

OOP
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 OOP within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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 +12 43 £450 +21.62% 18
Wakefield - 2 £240 -
Bradford -18 1 - - 3
OOP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 38 (67.86%) OO
2 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (53.57%) Java
4 29 (51.79%) Microservices
5 26 (46.43%) TDD
5 26 (46.43%) Scrum
6 24 (42.86%) C#
7 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
8 20 (35.71%) .NET
8 20 (35.71%) SOA
8 20 (35.71%) Scala
8 20 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET
10 16 (28.57%) MVC
10 16 (28.57%) Relational Database
11 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (26.79%) SOLID
11 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
12 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 14 (25.00%) Linux
12 14 (25.00%) RDBMS
13 13 (23.21%) SQL
13 13 (23.21%) Open Source
13 13 (23.21%) jQuery
13 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
13 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
14 12 (21.43%) User Experience
14 12 (21.43%) React

OOP
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 12 (21.43%) CMS
2 11 (19.64%) Apache Spark
2 11 (19.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) GitHub
2 3 (5.36%) Force.com
2 3 (5.36%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.71%) DHCP
2 6 (10.71%) DNS
2 6 (10.71%) FTP
2 6 (10.71%) HTTP
2 6 (10.71%) IPsec
2 6 (10.71%) SSL
3 5 (8.93%) DLNA
3 5 (8.93%) UPnP
3 5 (8.93%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 14 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 11 (19.64%) Apache Hive
4 11 (19.64%) Big Data
4 11 (19.64%) Hadoop
4 11 (19.64%) HBase
4 11 (19.64%) MySQL
5 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.86%) gulp
3 9 (16.07%) webpack
4 7 (12.50%) Mercurial
5 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.71%) Travis CI
6 5 (8.93%) GCC
6 5 (8.93%) GDB
6 5 (8.93%) GoogleTest
6 5 (8.93%) JUnit
6 5 (8.93%) Mockito
7 4 (7.14%) Subversion
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.79%) Grunt
9 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (8.93%) Electronics
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Software Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Sitecore Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Scala Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Big Data Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Salesforce Developer
10 2 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) .NET
2 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
5 13 (23.21%) jQuery
6 12 (21.43%) HTML
6 12 (21.43%) Kafka
6 12 (21.43%) React
6 12 (21.43%) Vue.js
7 11 (19.64%) CSS
8 10 (17.86%) Node.js
8 10 (17.86%) RESTful
9 5 (8.93%) CSS3
9 5 (8.93%) HTML5
9 5 (8.93%) JNI
9 5 (8.93%) Qt
9 5 (8.93%) SOAP
9 5 (8.93%) STL
9 5 (8.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) User Experience
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) MPEG
3 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Android
3 5 (8.93%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) OO
2 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (51.79%) Microservices
4 26 (46.43%) Scrum
4 26 (46.43%) TDD
5 20 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (35.71%) SOA
6 16 (28.57%) MVC
7 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
7 15 (26.79%) SOLID
8 13 (23.21%) Open Source
9 11 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
11 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 7 (12.50%) Functional Programming
11 7 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
12 6 (10.71%) DevOps
12 6 (10.71%) Target Operating Model
12 6 (10.71%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) Java
2 24 (42.86%) C#
3 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
4 20 (35.71%) Scala
5 13 (23.21%) SQL
6 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
7 8 (14.29%) C++
7 8 (14.29%) Groovy
8 6 (10.71%) Clojure
9 3 (5.36%) Apex Code
9 3 (5.36%) C
9 3 (5.36%) SOQL
10 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Sitecore
2 8 (14.29%) MapR
3 5 (8.93%) Google
4 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.79%) Zend