The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 29 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.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 72 61
Rank change year-on-year +23 -11  
Contract jobs citing OO 84 70 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.96% 2.43% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 3.00% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 49 56
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

OO 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1759 2332 2198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.85% 81.11% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1127 1595 1422
Median daily rate £410 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 65 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £37.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire +24 55 £400 +3.22% 35
South Yorkshire +11 20 £380 +52.00% 7
North Yorkshire +4 3 £400 +25.00% 15
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England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 96 (70.07%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (54.74%) Java
3 47 (34.31%) JavaScript
4 44 (32.12%) Git (software)
5 43 (31.39%) SQL
6 38 (27.74%) HTML
7 32 (23.36%) Subversion
7 32 (23.36%) NoSQL
8 31 (22.63%) CSS
9 30 (21.90%) Spring
9 30 (21.90%) RESTful
10 29 (21.17%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (19.71%) MVC
11 27 (19.71%) OOD
12 26 (18.98%) C#
12 26 (18.98%) AngularJS
13 25 (18.25%) .NET
14 24 (17.52%) Hibernate
14 24 (17.52%) Scrum
14 24 (17.52%) User Experience
15 23 (16.79%) Algorithms
15 23 (16.79%) Software Engineering
15 23 (16.79%) Node.js
15 23 (16.79%) Unit Testing
16 22 (16.06%) Mercurial
16 22 (16.06%) HTML5
16 22 (16.06%) TDD
17 21 (15.33%) Automated Testing
17 21 (15.33%) SOAP
17 21 (15.33%) Data Structures

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (4.38%) Confluence
2 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.19%) CMS
3 3 (2.19%) Jetty
4 2 (1.46%) Drupal
4 2 (1.46%) Mule ESB
4 2 (1.46%) WordPress
5 1 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.73%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.73%) IIS
5 1 (0.73%) JBoss
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.73%) Tornado
5 1 (0.73%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Google Play
1 2 (1.46%) iTunes
1 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.73%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) HTTP
1 4 (2.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.36%) NoSQL
2 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.22%) Relational Database
4 13 (9.49%) MySQL
5 7 (5.11%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.92%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.46%) Redis
7 2 (1.46%) Riak
8 1 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.73%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.73%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (32.12%) Git (software)
2 32 (23.36%) Subversion
3 22 (16.06%) Mercurial
4 14 (10.22%) Android Studio
5 12 (8.76%) JIRA
6 9 (6.57%) Xcode
7 6 (4.38%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.65%) Maven
8 5 (3.65%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.92%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.92%) Selenium
10 2 (1.46%) Babel
10 2 (1.46%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.46%) Gradle
10 2 (1.46%) Mockito
10 2 (1.46%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.46%) webpack
11 1 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 6 (4.38%) Publishing
2 5 (3.65%) Finance
3 4 (2.92%) Electronics
4 2 (1.46%) Banking
4 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 120 (87.59%) Developer
2 48 (35.04%) Java Developer
3 19 (13.87%) .NET Developer
4 16 (11.68%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (8.76%) Android Developer
6 11 (8.03%) iOS Developer
7 9 (6.57%) Android Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Architect
8 8 (5.84%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.11%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (4.38%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (3.65%) PHP Developer
11 5 (3.65%) Python Developer
11 5 (3.65%) Software Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.92%) Electronics Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.74%) HTML
2 31 (22.63%) CSS
3 30 (21.90%) RESTful
3 30 (21.90%) Spring
4 26 (18.98%) AngularJS
5 25 (18.25%) .NET
6 24 (17.52%) Hibernate
7 23 (16.79%) Node.js
8 22 (16.06%) HTML5
9 21 (15.33%) SOAP
10 20 (14.60%) CSS3
11 18 (13.14%) React
11 18 (13.14%) REST
12 17 (12.41%) .NET Framework
12 17 (12.41%) ASP.NET
13 15 (10.95%) Entity Framework
14 13 (9.49%) Android SDK
15 11 (8.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (8.03%) Web Services
16 10 (7.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.52%) User Experience
2 23 (16.79%) Algorithms
3 21 (15.33%) Data Structures
4 13 (9.49%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (8.76%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.46%) RIA
8 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.73%) NHS
8 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.73%) W3C
8 1 (0.73%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.87%) Android
2 12 (8.76%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.38%) Linux
3 6 (4.38%) Windows
4 4 (2.92%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (2.92%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (70.07%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.17%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (19.71%) MVC
3 27 (19.71%) OOD
4 24 (17.52%) Scrum
5 23 (16.79%) Software Engineering
5 23 (16.79%) Unit Testing
6 22 (16.06%) TDD
7 21 (15.33%) Automated Testing
8 18 (13.14%) SOA
9 16 (11.68%) SOLID
10 15 (10.95%) Android Development
10 15 (10.95%) DevOps
11 12 (8.76%) iOS Development
12 11 (8.03%) Analytics
12 11 (8.03%) OOP
13 10 (7.30%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (7.30%) Web Design
14 8 (5.84%) Open Source
15 7 (5.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 75 (54.74%) Java
2 47 (34.31%) JavaScript
3 43 (31.39%) SQL
4 26 (18.98%) C#
5 19 (13.87%) Python
6 11 (8.03%) PHP
7 9 (6.57%) Apple Swift
7 9 (6.57%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.65%) C
8 5 (3.65%) C++
8 5 (3.65%) ES6
9 3 (2.19%) Ruby
10 2 (1.46%) Scala
11 1 (0.73%) ABAP
11 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.73%) Go
11 1 (0.73%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) Puppet
2 7 (5.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Oracle
2 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.46%) Telerik
3 2 (1.46%) Zend
4 1 (0.73%) Google
4 1 (0.73%) IBM
4 1 (0.73%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.73%) SAP
4 1 (0.73%) TIBCO
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