Period
to 21 August 2018

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 6 months to 21 August 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 (OO)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 87 83
Rank change year-on-year +30 -4 +5
Contract jobs citing OO 188 111 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.83% 2.62% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.08% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 90 141
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £332 £313 £290
90th Percentile £525 £451 £500
England median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
England median hourly rate £44.75 £45.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year -0.56% +6.51% +7.64%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,288 3,603 5,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.39% 85.10% 86.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,876 2,359 3,390
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.52% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £276 £263 £275
90th Percentile £542 £550 £556
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 88 112
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.45% -1.69%
10th Percentile £10.83 £8.42 £10.23
90th Percentile £43.10 £38.80 £42.25
England median hourly rate £21.33 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.15% +2.13% +9.05%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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 6 months to 21 August 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
West Yorkshire +36 153 £413 +3.13% 64
South Yorkshire -2 27 £420 +12.00% 16
North Yorkshire -2 6 £413 - 11
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England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 138 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (57.45%) Java
3 86 (45.74%) JavaScript
4 73 (38.83%) TDD
5 64 (34.04%) Test Automation
6 63 (33.51%) Microservices
7 59 (31.38%) C#
8 56 (29.79%) Git (software)
8 56 (29.79%) RESTful
9 54 (28.72%) OOP
10 48 (25.53%) CSS
10 48 (25.53%) HTML
11 46 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (21.28%) Spring
13 39 (20.74%) .NET
13 39 (20.74%) Kafka
14 37 (19.68%) Software Engineering
15 36 (19.15%) Java 8
16 35 (18.62%) Hibernate
16 35 (18.62%) ASP.NET
17 34 (18.09%) SQL
17 34 (18.09%) Docker
18 33 (17.55%) Scala
19 32 (17.02%) Spring Boot
20 30 (15.96%) Mercurial
20 30 (15.96%) MVC
21 29 (15.43%) Scrum
21 29 (15.43%) Maven
22 28 (14.89%) NoSQL
22 28 (14.89%) Problem-Solving

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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 15 (7.98%) Apache Spark
2 13 (6.91%) Apache
3 7 (3.72%) Confluence
4 4 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.13%) nginx
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.53%) Mule
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.91%) GitHub
2 12 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.79%) Force.com
3 9 (4.79%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 3 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.06%) Serverless
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.53%) Boomi
6 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.53%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.13%) HTTP
2 2 (1.06%) FIX Connectivity
2 2 (1.06%) Internet
2 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) DHCP
3 1 (0.53%) DLNA
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.53%) IPsec
3 1 (0.53%) Skype
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.53%) UPnP
3 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.89%) NoSQL
2 22 (11.70%) MySQL
3 18 (9.57%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.98%) Apache Hive
4 15 (7.98%) Big Data
4 15 (7.98%) Hadoop
4 15 (7.98%) HBase
4 15 (7.98%) SQL Server
5 13 (6.91%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (6.38%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.53%) Bigtable
9 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.53%) QlikView
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 56 (29.79%) Git (software)
2 30 (15.96%) Mercurial
3 29 (15.43%) Maven
4 27 (14.36%) Subversion
5 10 (5.32%) JIRA
6 9 (4.79%) Selenium
7 8 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (3.72%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.19%) Jasmine
9 6 (3.19%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (2.66%) PHPUnit
10 5 (2.66%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.13%) Vagrant
12 3 (1.60%) Android Studio
12 3 (1.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.60%) MSTest
12 3 (1.60%) NUnit
13 2 (1.06%) Bitbucket
13 2 (1.06%) Mockito
General
1 10 (5.32%) Finance
2 9 (4.79%) Marketing
3 6 (3.19%) Retail
4 3 (1.60%) Electronics
4 3 (1.60%) Publishing
5 1 (0.53%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.53%) Law
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 137 (72.87%) Developer
2 61 (32.45%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.30%) Software Engineer
4 15 (7.98%) .NET Developer
5 14 (7.45%) Web Developer
6 12 (6.38%) C# Developer
7 11 (5.85%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Lead Developer
8 10 (5.32%) PHP Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (4.79%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (4.79%) Lead Java Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Python Developer
11 7 (3.72%) Developer in Test
11 7 (3.72%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (3.72%) React Developer
12 6 (3.19%) Analyst
12 6 (3.19%) Automation Tester
12 6 (3.19%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (29.79%) RESTful
2 48 (25.53%) CSS
2 48 (25.53%) HTML
3 40 (21.28%) Spring
4 39 (20.74%) .NET
4 39 (20.74%) Kafka
5 35 (18.62%) ASP.NET
5 35 (18.62%) Hibernate
6 32 (17.02%) Spring Boot
7 27 (14.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (11.70%) Web Services
9 20 (10.64%) React
10 18 (9.57%) REST
10 18 (9.57%) SOAP
11 17 (9.04%) CSS3
11 17 (9.04%) Node.js
12 14 (7.45%) HTML5
13 13 (6.91%) jQuery
14 9 (4.79%) JSON
14 9 (4.79%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.98%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.85%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.66%) User Experience
6 4 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.06%) Equities
8 2 (1.06%) NHS
9 1 (0.53%) Life Science
9 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.53%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.51%) Linux
2 8 (4.26%) Android
3 6 (3.19%) Unix
4 3 (1.60%) VMS
5 2 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (38.83%) TDD
3 64 (34.04%) Test Automation
4 63 (33.51%) Microservices
5 54 (28.72%) OOP
6 46 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (19.68%) Software Engineering
8 30 (15.96%) MVC
9 29 (15.43%) Scrum
10 28 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (14.36%) Web Development
12 24 (12.77%) SOA
13 20 (10.64%) Open Source
14 19 (10.11%) Front End Development
14 19 (10.11%) SOLID
15 15 (7.98%) BDD
16 13 (6.91%) DSDM
16 13 (6.91%) Kanban
16 13 (6.91%) RUP
17 12 (6.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 108 (57.45%) Java
2 86 (45.74%) JavaScript
3 59 (31.38%) C#
4 36 (19.15%) Java 8
5 34 (18.09%) SQL
6 33 (17.55%) Scala
7 16 (8.51%) C++
7 16 (8.51%) Groovy
7 16 (8.51%) Python
8 13 (6.91%) Clojure
8 13 (6.91%) Kotlin
8 13 (6.91%) PHP
9 9 (4.79%) Apex Code
9 9 (4.79%) SOQL
10 6 (3.19%) PHP 5
10 6 (3.19%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.13%) PHP 7
12 3 (1.60%) ES6
12 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (7.98%) Degree
2 6 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.60%) BC Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.19%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.53%) GCP
System Software
1 34 (18.09%) Docker
2 18 (9.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (4.26%) Terraform
2 5 (2.66%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.60%) Ansible
3 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (6.38%) MapR
2 10 (5.32%) Oracle
3 9 (4.79%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.66%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.60%) Zend
6 2 (1.06%) Google
6 2 (1.06%) hybris
6 2 (1.06%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe
7 1 (0.53%) Dell
7 1 (0.53%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Tableau
7 1 (0.53%) Twitter