Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 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 Programming (OOP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 156 164
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing OOP 48 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.99% 0.66% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.79% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 38
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +19.30%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £219
90th Percentile £475 £445 £640
England median daily rate £468 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +4.58% +5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -2.60%

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 4,190 3,553 4,771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.29% 84.25% 84.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,775 2,283 3,249
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £263 £270
90th Percentile £538 £556 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 86 115
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.63 £13.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.72% -15.87% -5.80%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £44.55 £33.37 £39.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +8.75%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 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 40 £350 -12.50% 21
South Yorkshire -1 5 - - 7
North Yorkshire -1 1 £363 -9.38% 6
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (62.50%) C#
2 28 (58.33%) TDD
3 26 (54.17%) SQL
3 26 (54.17%) .NET
4 24 (50.00%) Microservices
5 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
6 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 21 (43.75%) MVC
7 19 (39.58%) OO
7 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (39.58%) SOLID
7 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (37.50%) SOA
9 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (35.42%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (33.33%) Java
11 15 (31.25%) Scrum
11 15 (31.25%) jQuery
12 14 (29.17%) RESTful
13 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
13 13 (27.08%) React
13 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
14 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (25.00%) Front End Development
14 12 (25.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 12 (25.00%) HTML
14 12 (25.00%) CSS
14 12 (25.00%) CMS

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 12 (25.00%) CMS
2 11 (22.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (8.33%) Confluence
4 2 (4.17%) nginx
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Force.com
1 5 (10.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.33%) MySQL
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) gulp
2 4 (8.33%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) Subversion
2 4 (8.33%) webpack
3 3 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.08%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 5 (10.42%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Sitecore Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Salesforce Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (31.25%) jQuery
5 14 (29.17%) RESTful
6 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
6 13 (27.08%) React
7 12 (25.00%) CSS
7 12 (25.00%) HTML
7 12 (25.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 7 (14.58%) CSS3
9 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 6 (12.50%) HTML5
9 6 (12.50%) Node.js
10 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
10 5 (10.42%) Visualforce
11 4 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (8.33%) REST
11 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) User Experience
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) Unix
2 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (58.33%) TDD
3 24 (50.00%) Microservices
4 21 (43.75%) MVC
5 19 (39.58%) OO
5 19 (39.58%) SOLID
6 18 (37.50%) SOA
7 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (35.42%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (31.25%) Scrum
9 12 (25.00%) Front End Development
10 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
11 6 (12.50%) Open Source
12 5 (10.42%) API Integration
12 5 (10.42%) CRM
12 5 (10.42%) Email Marketing
12 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
12 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.42%) Software Delivery
12 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) SQL
3 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 16 (33.33%) Java
5 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.42%) Apex Code
6 5 (10.42%) Scala
6 5 (10.42%) SOQL
7 4 (8.33%) Groovy
8 3 (6.25%) Clojure
8 3 (6.25%) PHP
8 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.17%) Python
10 1 (2.08%) C++
10 1 (2.08%) Ruby
10 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Docker
2 5 (10.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 5 (10.42%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Apple
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Nintex
5 1 (2.08%) Twitter
5 1 (2.08%) Xamarin