Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 24 November 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 Programming (OOP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 155 180
Rank change year-on-year +25 +25 -28
Contract jobs citing OOP 51 53 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.15% 0.98% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.16% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 26
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +4.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £263 £310 £296
90th Percentile £430 £500 £569
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £20.30
% change year-on-year - +121.67% -46.58%

OOP 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 3694 4558 5182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.61% 84.05% 83.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2454 2965 3551
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £262
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 133 180
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72% -
10th Percentile £9.92 £11.01 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £36.60 £34.08
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Yorkshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOP in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Yorkshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOP in Yorkshire

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Yorkshire

OOP
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 OOP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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 +31 41 £370 -12.94% 17
North Yorkshire +9 5 £375 +15.38% 2
South Yorkshire +6 5 £360 -8.86% 2
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 39 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Scrum
3 27 (52.94%) TDD
4 23 (45.10%) Git (software)
5 20 (39.22%) Java
5 20 (39.22%) Microservices
6 19 (37.25%) C#
6 19 (37.25%) MVC
7 17 (33.33%) OO
7 17 (33.33%) .NET
7 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 17 (33.33%) Ajax
8 16 (31.37%) SQL
8 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
8 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (29.41%) SOA
10 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
10 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
10 14 (27.45%) RESTful
10 14 (27.45%) jQuery
10 14 (27.45%) Front End Development
11 13 (25.49%) Kotlin
11 13 (25.49%) SOLID
11 13 (25.49%) Android Development
11 13 (25.49%) Android
11 13 (25.49%) MongoDB
11 13 (25.49%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (25.49%) T-SQL

OOP
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 13 (25.49%) CMS
2 11 (21.57%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (21.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (19.61%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.88%) WordPress
5 2 (3.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.92%) Confluence
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
6 1 (1.96%) Drupal
6 1 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) GitHub
3 2 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.92%) Heroku
3 2 (3.92%) npm
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.80%) MySQL
4 4 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (45.10%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.73%) Android Studio
2 7 (13.73%) Gradle
3 5 (9.80%) Selenium
4 4 (7.84%) JIRA
4 4 (7.84%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.92%) Gatling
6 2 (3.92%) Hudson
6 2 (3.92%) JHipster
6 2 (3.92%) JMeter
6 2 (3.92%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.92%) Subversion
7 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.96%) Xcode
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Billing
2 2 (3.92%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) .NET Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Android Developer
4 11 (21.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (21.57%) C# Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
6 8 (15.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Automation Tester
7 5 (9.80%) PHP Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Tester
8 4 (7.84%) Agile Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Agile Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Android Developer
10 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Java Android Developer
10 2 (3.92%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
1 17 (33.33%) Ajax
1 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (27.45%) jQuery
3 14 (27.45%) RESTful
4 13 (25.49%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (23.53%) Android SDK
5 12 (23.53%) RxJava
6 11 (21.57%) CSS
7 10 (19.61%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 8 (15.69%) HTML
9 7 (13.73%) Retrofit
10 6 (11.76%) Spring
11 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.84%) Node.js
11 4 (7.84%) Symfony
12 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
12 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 11 (21.57%) User Experience
4 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.84%) Media Streaming
5 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.96%) Chromecast
6 1 (1.96%) IPTV
6 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Android
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Scrum
3 27 (52.94%) TDD
4 20 (39.22%) Microservices
5 19 (37.25%) MVC
6 17 (33.33%) OO
7 15 (29.41%) SOA
8 14 (27.45%) Front End Development
9 13 (25.49%) Android Development
9 13 (25.49%) SOLID
10 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
12 10 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (19.61%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
13 8 (15.69%) BDD
13 8 (15.69%) Open Source
14 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
15 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
15 5 (9.80%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) C#
3 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
4 13 (25.49%) Kotlin
4 13 (25.49%) T-SQL
5 6 (11.76%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.88%) Groovy
6 3 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.92%) Zend
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Twitter