Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 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
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 73 103
Rank change year-on-year -9 +30 -41
Contract jobs citing OO 109 164 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.57% 2.93% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 3.47% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 140 92
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £386 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% +5.46% +16.27%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £271
90th Percentile £440 £500 £500
England median daily rate £475 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £39.63
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.10% -0.94%

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 3538 4720 5071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.36% 84.32% 83.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2351 3123 3532
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £266 £258
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 117 154
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.87 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.46% +2.52% -
10th Percentile £8.91 £10.90 £9.47
90th Percentile £28.45 £43.00 £37.04
England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.89 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.66% +8.58% +12.82%

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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 17 October 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 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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 -6 89 £400 - 36
South Yorkshire +7 11 £370 +5.71% 10
North Yorkshire +6 7 £438 +34.62% 6
East Yorkshire -6 1 £325 -27.78% 3
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England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 75 (68.81%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (60.55%) JavaScript
3 65 (59.63%) Java
4 53 (48.62%) Git (software)
5 44 (40.37%) Test Automation
6 41 (37.61%) Spring
7 38 (34.86%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (33.94%) Subversion
9 36 (33.03%) Mercurial
9 36 (33.03%) NoSQL
10 33 (30.28%) SQL
11 32 (29.36%) HTML
11 32 (29.36%) CSS
12 29 (26.61%) Data Structures
12 29 (26.61%) Algorithms
13 28 (25.69%) Hibernate
14 21 (19.27%) BDD
14 21 (19.27%) MongoDB
15 20 (18.35%) Node.js
15 20 (18.35%) React
15 20 (18.35%) Scrum
15 20 (18.35%) OOP
15 20 (18.35%) TDD
16 19 (17.43%) Maven
16 19 (17.43%) MySQL
17 17 (15.60%) OOD
17 17 (15.60%) Greenfield Project
17 17 (15.60%) AngularJS
18 16 (14.68%) CSS3
18 16 (14.68%) HTML5

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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 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.75%) Jetty
3 1 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.92%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.92%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.67%) GitHub
3 3 (2.75%) npm
4 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.92%) Firebase
5 1 (0.92%) Heroku
5 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.03%) NoSQL
2 21 (19.27%) MongoDB
3 19 (17.43%) MySQL
4 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 53 (48.62%) Git (software)
2 37 (33.94%) Subversion
3 36 (33.03%) Mercurial
4 19 (17.43%) Maven
5 11 (10.09%) Cucumber
6 9 (8.26%) JIRA
7 8 (7.34%) PHPUnit
8 6 (5.50%) gulp
8 6 (5.50%) Jasmine
9 4 (3.67%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (2.75%) Android Studio
10 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.75%) Selenium
10 3 (2.75%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.83%) Bower
11 2 (1.83%) JHipster
11 2 (1.83%) webpack
11 2 (1.83%) Xcode
General
1 7 (6.42%) Retail
2 2 (1.83%) Finance
3 1 (0.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Games
3 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (86.24%) Developer
2 52 (47.71%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.60%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (10.09%) PHP Developer
5 9 (8.26%) Node.js Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Automation Tester
7 6 (5.50%) Python Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Tester
8 4 (3.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.67%) Java Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Technical Leader
9 3 (2.75%) Angular Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (2.75%) PHP Software Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (37.61%) Spring
2 32 (29.36%) CSS
2 32 (29.36%) HTML
3 28 (25.69%) Hibernate
4 20 (18.35%) Node.js
4 20 (18.35%) React
5 17 (15.60%) AngularJS
6 16 (14.68%) CSS3
6 16 (14.68%) HTML5
7 11 (10.09%) REST
8 10 (9.17%) Dropwizard
9 9 (8.26%) JAXB
9 9 (8.26%) RESTful
10 8 (7.34%) Spring Boot
11 7 (6.42%) Web Services
11 7 (6.42%) XSD
12 6 (5.50%) Laravel
13 5 (4.59%) Swagger
14 4 (3.67%) .NET
14 4 (3.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.61%) Algorithms
1 29 (26.61%) Data Structures
2 17 (15.60%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (7.34%) User Experience
4 6 (5.50%) Minimum Viable Product
5 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Linux
2 3 (2.75%) Android
2 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (68.81%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.37%) Test Automation
3 38 (34.86%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (19.27%) BDD
5 20 (18.35%) OOP
5 20 (18.35%) Scrum
5 20 (18.35%) TDD
6 17 (15.60%) OOD
7 16 (14.68%) Microservices
8 13 (11.93%) MVC
8 13 (11.93%) Software Engineering
9 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
10 8 (7.34%) Kanban
10 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
11 7 (6.42%) User Stories
12 5 (4.59%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (4.59%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 5 (4.59%) DSDM
12 5 (4.59%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 4 (3.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (60.55%) JavaScript
2 65 (59.63%) Java
3 33 (30.28%) SQL
4 15 (13.76%) PHP
5 9 (8.26%) Python
6 7 (6.42%) C#
7 4 (3.67%) PHP 5
7 4 (3.67%) PHP 7
8 2 (1.83%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.83%) Go
8 2 (1.83%) Groovy
8 2 (1.83%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.83%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.83%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.92%) C++
9 1 (0.92%) Ruby
9 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.92%) VB
9 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (1.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.92%) ISEB
2 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle
2 1 (0.92%) Apigee
2 1 (0.92%) Google
2 1 (0.92%) HP
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.92%) Zend