Period
to 22 February 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 22 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 (OO)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 71 98
Rank change year-on-year +16 +27 -3
Contract jobs citing OO 165 138 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.56% 2.96% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 3.56% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 100 71
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £378 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -6.79% +26.56%
10th Percentile £322 £310 £285
90th Percentile £450 £451 £563
England median daily rate £500 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 - £40.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £43.17
% change year-on-year +9.76% -5.03% +7.93%

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 3,893 3,875 4,906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 84.08% 83.03% 83.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,553 2,514 3,281
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £563
England median daily rate £451 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.97% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 116 165
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.03 £14.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.02% -0.90% -4.61%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.16 £9.99
90th Percentile £42.10 £32.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

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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 22 February 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 22 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
West Yorkshire +1 123 £400 +5.26% 78
South Yorkshire +25 38 £400 +9.59% 14
North Yorkshire -6 3 £385 +28.33% 30
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England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 141 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (73.94%) Java
3 107 (64.85%) JavaScript
4 88 (53.33%) Spring
5 84 (50.91%) Test Automation
6 72 (43.64%) Git (software)
7 69 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (40.00%) Maven
9 62 (37.58%) TDD
10 58 (35.15%) RESTful
11 57 (34.55%) Hibernate
12 52 (31.52%) Mercurial
13 50 (30.30%) Subversion
14 44 (26.67%) Scrum
15 43 (26.06%) Microservices
16 42 (25.45%) SQL
16 42 (25.45%) Spring Boot
17 41 (24.85%) NoSQL
18 34 (20.61%) CSS
19 32 (19.39%) HTML
20 31 (18.79%) Software Engineering
21 29 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
22 28 (16.97%) BDD
22 28 (16.97%) Jenkins
23 24 (14.55%) Data Structures
23 24 (14.55%) Algorithms
23 24 (14.55%) C#
24 23 (13.94%) Node.js
25 21 (12.73%) Cucumber
25 21 (12.73%) Kanban

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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 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
2 11 (6.67%) JBoss
3 5 (3.03%) GlassFish
3 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.42%) nginx
4 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.61%) Confluence
6 1 (0.61%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.06%) GitHub
3 2 (1.21%) Heroku
3 2 (1.21%) npm
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.85%) NoSQL
2 15 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 11 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.24%) MySQL
4 7 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.82%) Redis
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.21%) QlikView
8 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 72 (43.64%) Git (software)
2 66 (40.00%) Maven
3 52 (31.52%) Mercurial
4 50 (30.30%) Subversion
5 28 (16.97%) Jenkins
6 21 (12.73%) Cucumber
7 17 (10.30%) JUnit
8 11 (6.67%) JIRA
9 6 (3.64%) Jasmine
10 5 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.03%) gulp
10 5 (3.03%) PHPUnit
11 4 (2.42%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.42%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.82%) Android Studio
13 2 (1.21%) Capybara
13 2 (1.21%) Chocolatey
13 2 (1.21%) Gatling
13 2 (1.21%) Hudson
General
1 13 (7.88%) Finance
2 3 (1.82%) Games
2 3 (1.82%) Retail
3 2 (1.21%) Banking
3 2 (1.21%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Electronics
4 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (82.42%) Developer
2 94 (56.97%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 19 (11.52%) Software Engineer
5 16 (9.70%) Java Engineer
5 16 (9.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 16 (9.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (6.06%) AWS Software Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Agile Developer
9 8 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Agile Java Developer
10 7 (4.24%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.64%) Android Developer
11 6 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.64%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.64%) React Developer
12 5 (3.03%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (53.33%) Spring
2 58 (35.15%) RESTful
3 57 (34.55%) Hibernate
4 42 (25.45%) Spring Boot
5 34 (20.61%) CSS
6 32 (19.39%) HTML
7 23 (13.94%) Node.js
8 19 (11.52%) AngularJS
9 18 (10.91%) .NET
10 15 (9.09%) Apache Camel
10 15 (9.09%) React
11 14 (8.48%) REST
12 12 (7.27%) CSS3
12 12 (7.27%) HTML5
12 12 (7.27%) Web Services
13 11 (6.67%) ASP.NET
14 10 (6.06%) jQuery
15 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (4.85%) Spring Security
15 8 (4.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) Algorithms
1 24 (14.55%) Data Structures
2 16 (9.70%) Virtual Team
3 11 (6.67%) User Experience
4 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.82%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.82%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.21%) NHS
8 1 (0.61%) Life Science
8 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.64%) Android
2 3 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (50.91%) Test Automation
3 69 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (37.58%) TDD
5 44 (26.67%) Scrum
6 43 (26.06%) Microservices
7 31 (18.79%) Software Engineering
8 28 (16.97%) BDD
9 21 (12.73%) Kanban
10 19 (11.52%) DSDM
10 19 (11.52%) MVC
10 19 (11.52%) RUP
11 16 (9.70%) API Development
12 15 (9.09%) OOP
13 12 (7.27%) Unit Testing
14 10 (6.06%) DevOps
15 9 (5.45%) SOLID
16 8 (4.85%) Mentoring
16 8 (4.85%) User Stories
16 8 (4.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 122 (73.94%) Java
2 107 (64.85%) JavaScript
3 42 (25.45%) SQL
4 24 (14.55%) C#
5 12 (7.27%) PHP
6 7 (4.24%) C++
7 6 (3.64%) Kotlin
7 6 (3.64%) Python
8 4 (2.42%) PHP 5
8 4 (2.42%) PHP 7
8 4 (2.42%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.82%) Ruby
10 2 (1.21%) ABAP
10 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.21%) R
10 2 (1.21%) Scala
10 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.21%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 18 (10.91%) Docker
2 2 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 8 (4.85%) Oracle
3 3 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.21%) Apigee
4 2 (1.21%) Google
4 2 (1.21%) SAP
4 2 (1.21%) Tableau
5 1 (0.61%) Nintex
5 1 (0.61%) Perforce
5 1 (0.61%) Splunk