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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 94 90 91
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Contract jobs citing OOP 8 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.59% 1.03% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.25% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 13
Median daily rate £375 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -3.22% -1.27%  

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1153 1602 1538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.53% 82.83% 85.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 1121 983
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £35.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing OOP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -2 8 £375 -28.57% 12
OOP
Yorkshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Solr
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) Symfony
5 3 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) Puppet
5 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) TDD

OOP
Top Related 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 (27.27%) Apache Solr
1 3 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) PHPUnit
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) Ajax
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (27.27%) Symfony
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Django
3 1 (9.09%) NumPy
3 1 (9.09%) OpenCV
3 1 (9.09%) Pandas
3 1 (9.09%) PyQt
3 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) SOLID
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) SaltStack
2 1 (9.09%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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