Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 91 120
Rank change year-on-year +17 +29 -24
Contract jobs citing OO 120 117 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.69% 2.20% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.62% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 90 74
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £323 £300 £289
90th Percentile £471 £500 £518
England median daily rate £488 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +14.71% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +13.33%

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 3733 4469 5231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.81% 83.96% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2468 2909 3594
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £540
England median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +0.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 137 174
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.57 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.85% +0.45% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.61 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £34.97 £28.70
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.36 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% +10.70% +15.79%

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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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +16 97 £410 +7.89% 41
South Yorkshire +25 17 £365 +1.39% 10
North Yorkshire +8 6 £380 +26.67% 10
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England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 99 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (75.00%) Java
3 73 (60.83%) JavaScript
4 67 (55.83%) Spring
5 62 (51.67%) Git (software)
6 56 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (42.50%) Test Automation
8 43 (35.83%) Mercurial
8 43 (35.83%) Maven
8 43 (35.83%) Hibernate
9 41 (34.17%) Subversion
10 34 (28.33%) NoSQL
11 31 (25.83%) SQL
12 30 (25.00%) Data Structures
12 30 (25.00%) Algorithms
13 29 (24.17%) BDD
14 27 (22.50%) Microservices
15 26 (21.67%) Scrum
15 26 (21.67%) RESTful
16 25 (20.83%) CSS
17 24 (20.00%) HTML
18 23 (19.17%) Spring Boot
18 23 (19.17%) Node.js
19 21 (17.50%) MongoDB
20 19 (15.83%) AngularJS
20 19 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
20 19 (15.83%) TDD
21 18 (15.00%) Jenkins
21 18 (15.00%) Cucumber
22 17 (14.17%) REST

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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 8 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (5.83%) JBoss
3 5 (4.17%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.83%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.33%) GitHub
3 2 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.67%) Heroku
3 2 (1.67%) npm
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.83%) Firebase
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.33%) NoSQL
2 21 (17.50%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.33%) MySQL
4 7 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 62 (51.67%) Git (software)
2 43 (35.83%) Maven
2 43 (35.83%) Mercurial
3 41 (34.17%) Subversion
4 18 (15.00%) Cucumber
4 18 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 15 (12.50%) JIRA
6 10 (8.33%) JUnit
7 6 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (5.00%) Jasmine
8 5 (4.17%) gulp
8 5 (4.17%) PHPUnit
9 4 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (3.33%) Selenium
9 4 (3.33%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.50%) Android Studio
10 3 (2.50%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.67%) Gatling
11 2 (1.67%) Hudson
11 2 (1.67%) JHipster
General
1 9 (7.50%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (1.67%) Banking
3 2 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (81.67%) Developer
2 74 (61.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 7 (5.83%) Agile Developer
5 7 (5.83%) Agile Java Developer
5 7 (5.83%) Automation Tester
5 7 (5.83%) Senior Developer
5 7 (5.83%) Tester
6 6 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (2.50%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.50%) Angular Developer
9 3 (2.50%) Senior Agile Developer
9 3 (2.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (55.83%) Spring
2 43 (35.83%) Hibernate
3 26 (21.67%) RESTful
4 25 (20.83%) CSS
5 24 (20.00%) HTML
6 23 (19.17%) Node.js
6 23 (19.17%) Spring Boot
7 19 (15.83%) AngularJS
8 17 (14.17%) React
8 17 (14.17%) REST
9 15 (12.50%) CSS3
9 15 (12.50%) HTML5
10 12 (10.00%) Web Services
11 10 (8.33%) Dropwizard
12 9 (7.50%) Spring Security
13 8 (6.67%) Apache Camel
13 8 (6.67%) JAXB
14 7 (5.83%) XSD
15 5 (4.17%) Java EE
15 5 (4.17%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 30 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 11 (9.17%) User Experience
3 9 (7.50%) Virtual Team
4 6 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.00%) Minimum Viable Product
5 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.17%) Linux
2 3 (2.50%) Android
2 3 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (42.50%) Test Automation
4 29 (24.17%) BDD
5 27 (22.50%) Microservices
6 26 (21.67%) Scrum
7 19 (15.83%) TDD
8 16 (13.33%) OOP
9 15 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 13 (10.83%) Mentoring
10 13 (10.83%) OOD
11 12 (10.00%) MVC
12 10 (8.33%) DevOps
13 9 (7.50%) API Development
13 9 (7.50%) User Stories
14 8 (6.67%) Kanban
15 6 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
16 5 (4.17%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 5 (4.17%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 5 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 90 (75.00%) Java
2 73 (60.83%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.83%) SQL
4 14 (11.67%) PHP
5 7 (5.83%) C#
6 4 (3.33%) Kotlin
6 4 (3.33%) PHP 5
6 4 (3.33%) PHP 7
6 4 (3.33%) Python
7 2 (1.67%) ABAP
7 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.67%) Go
7 2 (1.67%) Groovy
7 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) ES6
8 1 (0.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.83%) VB
8 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.83%) ISEB
2 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.17%) Docker
2 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (5.83%) Oracle
3 2 (1.67%) Apigee
3 2 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (0.83%) Google
4 1 (0.83%) HP
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.83%) Splunk