Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 141 145
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4 -20
Contract jobs citing OOP 42 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.29% 0.37% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 0.44% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 7 16
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -28.57% +61.54%
10th Percentile £302 £303 £331
90th Percentile £430 £523 £650
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -20.00% +51.52%
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 2,774 2,524 3,501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 85.33% 84.44% 84.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,878 1,643 2,368
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year - +1.52% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 62 90
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -5.28% -6.43%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.40 £25.79
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.52 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +31.28% -0.90% -4.61%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +22 38 £350 -11.39% 31
OOP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (71.43%) Scrum
3 28 (66.67%) TDD
4 26 (61.90%) C#
5 25 (59.52%) .NET
6 22 (52.38%) MVC
7 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (47.62%) Microservices
9 19 (45.24%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (45.24%) SQL
10 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 18 (42.86%) SOLID
11 17 (40.48%) Front End Development
11 17 (40.48%) jQuery
12 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
12 16 (38.10%) T-SQL
12 16 (38.10%) SOA
13 14 (33.33%) CMS
14 13 (30.95%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 13 (30.95%) User Experience
14 13 (30.95%) Ajax
14 13 (30.95%) OO
14 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
14 13 (30.95%) Sitecore CMS
14 13 (30.95%) Sitecore
14 13 (30.95%) RESTful
14 13 (30.95%) KnockoutJS

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 14 (33.33%) CMS
2 13 (30.95%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 7 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.38%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Heroku
2 2 (4.76%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) NoSQL
3 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Android Studio
2 7 (16.67%) Gradle
3 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 2 (4.76%) Gatling
4 2 (4.76%) Hudson
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) JMeter
4 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) .NET Developer
3 16 (38.10%) C# Developer
4 14 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (19.05%) Android Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Automation Tester
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Tester
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Java Android Developer
9 1 (2.38%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (40.48%) jQuery
4 13 (30.95%) Ajax
4 13 (30.95%) KnockoutJS
4 13 (30.95%) RESTful
4 13 (30.95%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 8 (19.05%) RxJava
6 7 (16.67%) Android SDK
6 7 (16.67%) Retrofit
7 6 (14.29%) CSS
8 5 (11.90%) React
9 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
9 4 (9.52%) HTML
10 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.14%) Node.js
11 2 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (30.95%) User Experience
3 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.38%) Chromecast
5 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (71.43%) Scrum
3 28 (66.67%) TDD
4 22 (52.38%) MVC
5 20 (47.62%) Microservices
6 18 (42.86%) SOLID
7 17 (40.48%) Front End Development
8 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (38.10%) SOA
9 13 (30.95%) OO
10 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
11 9 (21.43%) Android Development
12 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (19.05%) Open Source
12 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (9.52%) Pair Programming
14 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
14 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
15 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) C#
2 19 (45.24%) SQL
3 16 (38.10%) T-SQL
4 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.05%) Java
6 7 (16.67%) Kotlin
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.38%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Xamarin