Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 58 88
Rank change year-on-year +8 +30 -7
Contract jobs citing OO 199 154 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.12% 3.63% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 4.30% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 117 104
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £395 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +1.28% +20.00%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £264
90th Percentile £450 £438 £550
England median daily rate £488 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £44.25 - £40.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%

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 4,166 3,583 4,776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.29% 84.37% 84.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,755 2,298 3,254
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £270 £263 £273
90th Percentile £538 £556 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 88 114
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £13.50 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.96% -13.60% -6.55%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £44.55 £33.02 £38.75
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +9.52%

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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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -5 139 £400 - 40
South Yorkshire +11 53 £400 +6.67% 8
North Yorkshire 0 5 £385 -3.75% 15
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England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 169 (84.92%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (67.34%) Java
3 110 (55.28%) JavaScript
4 94 (47.24%) TDD
5 92 (46.23%) Test Automation
6 81 (40.70%) Spring
7 73 (36.68%) RESTful
8 69 (34.67%) Continuous Integration
9 67 (33.67%) Git (software)
10 64 (32.16%) Maven
11 56 (28.14%) C#
12 55 (27.64%) Hibernate
13 54 (27.14%) Microservices
14 52 (26.13%) SQL
15 51 (25.63%) Java 8
16 48 (24.12%) Spring Boot
17 43 (21.61%) Subversion
18 41 (20.60%) Software Engineering
18 41 (20.60%) Scrum
18 41 (20.60%) .NET
19 39 (19.60%) HTML
19 39 (19.60%) Mercurial
19 39 (19.60%) Docker
20 37 (18.59%) CSS
21 36 (18.09%) NoSQL
22 31 (15.58%) ASP.NET
22 31 (15.58%) MVC
23 29 (14.57%) Jenkins
24 27 (13.57%) RUP
24 27 (13.57%) DSDM

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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 (7.54%) Apache ServiceMix
2 9 (4.52%) JBoss
3 7 (3.52%) Apache
3 7 (3.52%) nginx
4 5 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.01%) Confluence
5 4 (2.01%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.51%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.50%) CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.50%) Mule
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.02%) GitHub
3 5 (2.51%) Force.com
3 5 (2.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.50%) Boomi
5 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.51%) HTTP
2 2 (1.01%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.09%) NoSQL
2 18 (9.05%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.03%) MySQL
5 4 (2.01%) Redis
5 4 (2.01%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.51%) QlikView
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.50%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.50%) Bigtable
8 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 67 (33.67%) Git (software)
2 64 (32.16%) Maven
3 43 (21.61%) Subversion
4 39 (19.60%) Mercurial
5 29 (14.57%) Jenkins
6 18 (9.05%) JUnit
7 17 (8.54%) Cucumber
8 11 (5.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (5.03%) JIRA
10 8 (4.02%) TeamCity
11 7 (3.52%) Jasmine
12 4 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.01%) MSTest
12 4 (2.01%) NUnit
12 4 (2.01%) Selenium
13 3 (1.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 3 (1.51%) Capybara
13 3 (1.51%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (1.51%) RSpec
14 2 (1.01%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (6.03%) Finance
2 5 (2.51%) Marketing
3 3 (1.51%) Electronics
4 1 (0.50%) Banking
4 1 (0.50%) Games
4 1 (0.50%) Law
4 1 (0.50%) Legal
4 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 159 (79.90%) Developer
2 89 (44.72%) Java Developer
3 24 (12.06%) Software Engineer
4 21 (10.55%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.05%) .NET Developer
6 17 (8.54%) C# Developer
6 17 (8.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (7.54%) Web Developer
8 14 (7.04%) Java Engineer
8 14 (7.04%) Java Software Engineer
9 13 (6.53%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (6.03%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (6.03%) AWS Software Engineer
11 8 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.02%) Python Developer
11 8 (4.02%) React Developer
12 6 (3.02%) Agile Developer
12 6 (3.02%) Lead Developer
13 5 (2.51%) Lead Java Developer
13 5 (2.51%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (40.70%) Spring
2 73 (36.68%) RESTful
3 55 (27.64%) Hibernate
4 48 (24.12%) Spring Boot
5 41 (20.60%) .NET
6 39 (19.60%) HTML
7 37 (18.59%) CSS
8 31 (15.58%) ASP.NET
9 23 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (10.05%) Kafka
11 19 (9.55%) React
11 19 (9.55%) Web Services
12 18 (9.05%) jQuery
13 16 (8.04%) Node.js
13 16 (8.04%) REST
14 15 (7.54%) Apache Camel
15 12 (6.03%) XML
16 10 (5.03%) AngularJS
16 10 (5.03%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (5.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.04%) Virtual Team
2 15 (7.54%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.03%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.03%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.52%) User Experience
6 5 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.51%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.01%) NHS
8 3 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.51%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.01%) Equities
10 1 (0.50%) Life Science
10 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.02%) Linux
2 7 (3.52%) Android
3 3 (1.51%) Unix
4 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (84.92%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (47.24%) TDD
3 92 (46.23%) Test Automation
4 69 (34.67%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (27.14%) Microservices
6 41 (20.60%) Scrum
6 41 (20.60%) Software Engineering
7 31 (15.58%) MVC
8 27 (13.57%) DSDM
8 27 (13.57%) RUP
9 25 (12.56%) BDD
9 25 (12.56%) Web Development
10 23 (11.56%) Kanban
11 22 (11.06%) SOLID
12 21 (10.55%) API Development
13 18 (9.05%) OOP
14 16 (8.04%) Front End Development
15 14 (7.04%) Unit Testing
16 10 (5.03%) Open Source
17 9 (4.52%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 134 (67.34%) Java
2 110 (55.28%) JavaScript
3 56 (28.14%) C#
4 52 (26.13%) SQL
5 51 (25.63%) Java 8
6 14 (7.04%) C++
7 13 (6.53%) Python
8 9 (4.52%) Kotlin
9 7 (3.52%) PHP
9 7 (3.52%) Scala
10 6 (3.02%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.51%) Apex Code
11 5 (2.51%) PHP 5
11 5 (2.51%) SOQL
12 4 (2.01%) Ruby
13 3 (1.51%) Clojure
13 3 (1.51%) Groovy
13 3 (1.51%) R
13 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (4.52%) Degree
2 3 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.52%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) GCP
System Software
1 39 (19.60%) Docker
2 4 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.02%) Ansible
2 5 (2.51%) Terraform
3 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.01%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (7.54%) Red Hat
2 7 (3.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.01%) Oracle
5 3 (1.51%) Google
5 3 (1.51%) SAP
5 3 (1.51%) Tableau
6 2 (1.01%) hybris
7 1 (0.50%) Dell
7 1 (0.50%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.50%) Nintex
7 1 (0.50%) Perforce
7 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.50%) Twitter