The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 28 March 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 Design (OOD)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 128 133
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5  
Contract jobs citing OOD 18 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.85% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.43% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 2
Median daily rate £413 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £388 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +10.16% +1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -0.62% +11.11%  

OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1757 2325 2218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.68% 81.10% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 1591 1436
Median daily rate £410 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 64 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing OOD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOD 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 OOD in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOD in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD 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 OOD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +18 16 £413 +6.45% 3
OOD
England

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 27 (93.10%) OO
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (75.86%) RESTful
4 21 (72.41%) Java
5 20 (68.97%) Scrum
6 19 (65.52%) Unit Testing
6 19 (65.52%) User Experience
7 13 (44.83%) Android SDK
7 13 (44.83%) Android Development
7 13 (44.83%) Android
8 12 (41.38%) Mobile App
9 10 (34.48%) Android Studio
9 10 (34.48%) iOS Development
9 10 (34.48%) Apple iOS
10 9 (31.03%) Cocoa Touch
10 9 (31.03%) Cocoa
10 9 (31.03%) Xcode
10 9 (31.03%) Objective-C
10 9 (31.03%) Apple Swift
11 7 (24.14%) TDD
11 7 (24.14%) HTML
11 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
12 6 (20.69%) Open Source
12 6 (20.69%) Confluence
12 6 (20.69%) SOA
12 6 (20.69%) Middleware
12 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
12 6 (20.69%) JIRA
13 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
13 5 (17.24%) Spring

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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 6 (20.69%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) Jetty
2 2 (6.90%) Mule ESB
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) Riak
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Android Studio
2 9 (31.03%) Xcode
3 6 (20.69%) JIRA
4 4 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.90%) Maven
7 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Android Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Android Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) iOS Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) RESTful
2 13 (44.83%) Android SDK
3 9 (31.03%) Cocoa
3 9 (31.03%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
4 7 (24.14%) HTML
5 6 (20.69%) Middleware
6 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
6 5 (17.24%) Spring
7 4 (13.79%) .NET
7 4 (13.79%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (13.79%) iOS SDK
7 4 (13.79%) NHibernate
7 4 (13.79%) Spring.NET
8 3 (10.34%) Web Services
9 2 (6.90%) Apache CXF
9 2 (6.90%) React
9 2 (6.90%) REST
9 2 (6.90%) Spring Integration
9 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) User Experience
2 12 (41.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Android
2 10 (34.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) OO
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (68.97%) Scrum
4 19 (65.52%) Unit Testing
5 13 (44.83%) Android Development
6 10 (34.48%) iOS Development
7 7 (24.14%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) Open Source
8 6 (20.69%) SOA
9 4 (13.79%) SOLID
10 3 (10.34%) Analytics
10 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
11 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (6.90%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 2 (6.90%) MVC
11 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
12 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) Apple Swift
2 9 (31.03%) Objective-C
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Python
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Ansible
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
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