Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 79 85
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +21
Contract jobs citing OO 129 116 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.63% 2.67% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 3.14% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 101 116
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.96% +0.67%
10th Percentile £353 £321 £300
90th Percentile £528 £468 £500
England median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -2.15%

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 4,250 3,694 4,693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.54% 85.12% 85.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,865 2,463 3,060
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 100 134
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.83 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.44% +0.94% +1.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £9.80 £11.02
90th Percentile £42.20 £32.08 £40.85
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.66% +2.56% +2.27%

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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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -7 101 £425 +3.66% 42
South Yorkshire +5 20 £410 +10.81% 14
North Yorkshire -3 6 £475 +8.57% 17
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England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 84 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (55.04%) Java
3 51 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 45 (34.88%) OOP
5 42 (32.56%) Microservices
6 40 (31.01%) C#
7 39 (30.23%) Test Automation
8 38 (29.46%) TDD
9 37 (28.68%) Git (software)
10 36 (27.91%) CSS
11 34 (26.36%) HTML
12 33 (25.58%) RESTful
13 32 (24.81%) Kafka
13 32 (24.81%) Software Engineering
14 30 (23.26%) Scala
15 23 (17.83%) SOA
15 23 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (17.05%) Degree
16 22 (17.05%) CSS3
17 21 (16.28%) Mercurial
18 19 (14.73%) Computer Science
18 19 (14.73%) Spring
18 19 (14.73%) Docker
19 18 (13.95%) Computer Science Degree
19 18 (13.95%) Java 8
19 18 (13.95%) Python
19 18 (13.95%) .NET
20 17 (13.18%) Hibernate
20 17 (13.18%) Scrum

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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 (11.63%) Apache Spark
2 8 (6.20%) Apache
3 4 (3.10%) Confluence
4 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.55%) nginx
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.55%) WordPress
5 1 (0.78%) Jetty
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.30%) GitHub
2 11 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.10%) Force.com
3 4 (3.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 3 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (2.33%) Serverless
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.78%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (3.10%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.33%) 3G
3 3 (2.33%) 4G
3 3 (2.33%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.33%) DLNA
3 3 (2.33%) Internet
3 3 (2.33%) UPnP
4 1 (0.78%) DHCP
4 1 (0.78%) DNS
4 1 (0.78%) FTP
4 1 (0.78%) HTTP
4 1 (0.78%) IPsec
4 1 (0.78%) Skype
4 1 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.18%) NoSQL
2 16 (12.40%) Big Data
2 16 (12.40%) Hadoop
3 15 (11.63%) Apache Hive
3 15 (11.63%) HBase
3 15 (11.63%) MySQL
4 14 (10.85%) Relational Database
5 11 (8.53%) RDBMS
6 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (28.68%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.28%) Mercurial
3 15 (11.63%) Selenium
4 14 (10.85%) Subversion
5 12 (9.30%) Maven
6 4 (3.10%) JUnit
6 4 (3.10%) Mockito
6 4 (3.10%) PHPUnit
7 3 (2.33%) Android Studio
7 3 (2.33%) GCC
7 3 (2.33%) GDB
7 3 (2.33%) GoogleTest
7 3 (2.33%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.33%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.33%) JIRA
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (2.33%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.55%) NUnit
8 2 (1.55%) PostCSS
8 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (6.20%) Finance
2 6 (4.65%) Retail
3 4 (3.10%) Marketing
4 3 (2.33%) Electronics
4 3 (2.33%) Law
4 3 (2.33%) Publishing
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (70.54%) Developer
2 42 (32.56%) Java Developer
3 22 (17.05%) Software Engineer
4 10 (7.75%) Agile Developer
4 10 (7.75%) Developer in Test
4 10 (7.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Agile Tester
5 9 (6.98%) Automation Tester
5 9 (6.98%) Java Automation Tester
5 9 (6.98%) Java Developer in Test
5 9 (6.98%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 9 (6.98%) Selenium Tester
5 9 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Test Automation Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Tester
6 7 (5.43%) .NET Developer
6 7 (5.43%) React Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.91%) CSS
2 34 (26.36%) HTML
3 33 (25.58%) RESTful
4 32 (24.81%) Kafka
5 22 (17.05%) CSS3
6 19 (14.73%) Spring
7 18 (13.95%) .NET
8 17 (13.18%) Hibernate
9 16 (12.40%) Spring Boot
9 16 (12.40%) Web Services
10 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET
10 14 (10.85%) HTML5
11 13 (10.08%) Node.js
11 13 (10.08%) SOAP
12 12 (9.30%) React
13 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (6.98%) REST
14 8 (6.20%) jQuery
15 7 (5.43%) AngularJS
16 6 (4.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.88%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.88%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.10%) User Experience
6 3 (2.33%) BeagleBone
6 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.33%) MPEG
7 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.53%) Linux
2 7 (5.43%) Android
3 3 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (2.33%) Unix
3 3 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.88%) OOP
3 42 (32.56%) Microservices
4 39 (30.23%) Test Automation
5 38 (29.46%) TDD
6 32 (24.81%) Software Engineering
7 23 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (17.83%) SOA
8 22 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (13.18%) Scrum
10 14 (10.85%) Open Source
11 13 (10.08%) BDD
12 12 (9.30%) Web Development
13 11 (8.53%) MVC
13 11 (8.53%) Software Delivery
14 10 (7.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 10 (7.75%) Functional Programming
15 9 (6.98%) DevOps
15 9 (6.98%) Front End Development
16 8 (6.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (55.04%) Java
2 51 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 40 (31.01%) C#
4 30 (23.26%) Scala
5 18 (13.95%) Java 8
5 18 (13.95%) Python
6 14 (10.85%) Groovy
7 12 (9.30%) C++
7 12 (9.30%) PHP
8 11 (8.53%) Clojure
8 11 (8.53%) SQL
9 8 (6.20%) Kotlin
10 6 (4.65%) C
11 5 (3.88%) ES6
12 4 (3.10%) Apex Code
12 4 (3.10%) PHP 7
12 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.10%) SOQL
13 3 (2.33%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (17.05%) Degree
2 18 (13.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.33%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 19 (14.73%) Docker
2 15 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.10%) Terraform
3 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (9.30%) MapR
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle
3 4 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.33%) Google
4 3 (2.33%) Zend
5 2 (1.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe
6 1 (0.78%) hybris
6 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.78%) Xamarin