Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 159 177
Rank change year-on-year +16 +18 -32
Contract jobs citing OOP 49 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.06% 0.65% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.78% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 21
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £395 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.39% -21.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £287 £311 £350
90th Percentile £432 £475 £625
England median daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £27.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +51.36% -27.33% -6.25%

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 3,885 3,848 4,925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.95% 83.04% 83.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,548 2,492 3,286
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £563
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 116 166
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.03 £14.87 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.02% +0.78% -6.20%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.44 £9.99
90th Percentile £41.50 £32.00 £28.69
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +15 41 £350 -3.45% 38
South Yorkshire -3 4 £238 -40.63% 6
North Yorkshire +5 3 £363 - 10
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (67.35%) Scrum
3 32 (65.31%) TDD
4 27 (55.10%) C#
4 27 (55.10%) .NET
5 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
5 22 (44.90%) MVC
6 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (42.86%) Microservices
7 20 (40.82%) SQL
8 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
8 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (36.73%) Front End Development
9 18 (36.73%) SOLID
9 18 (36.73%) jQuery
9 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
10 17 (34.69%) SOA
11 16 (32.65%) T-SQL
11 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
11 16 (32.65%) CMS
11 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (30.61%) Ajax
13 14 (28.57%) OO
13 14 (28.57%) RESTful
14 13 (26.53%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 13 (26.53%) User Experience
14 13 (26.53%) Sitecore CMS
14 13 (26.53%) Sitecore
14 13 (26.53%) KnockoutJS

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 16 (32.65%) CMS
2 13 (26.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (16.33%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (14.29%) Apache Solr
5 3 (6.12%) Confluence
6 2 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (4.08%) WordPress
7 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) GitHub
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Heroku
3 2 (4.08%) npm
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
3 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.29%) Android Studio
2 7 (14.29%) Gradle
3 4 (8.16%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.12%) Selenium
5 2 (4.08%) Gatling
5 2 (4.08%) Hudson
5 2 (4.08%) JMeter
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.08%) Xcode
6 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.04%) JHipster
6 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.04%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Billing
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) .NET Developer
3 16 (32.65%) C# Developer
4 14 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (24.49%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (18.37%) Android Developer
7 7 (14.29%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Agile Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Agile Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Automation Tester
10 3 (6.12%) Tester
11 2 (4.08%) C# Software Engineer
11 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) .NET
2 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
3 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (36.73%) jQuery
5 15 (30.61%) Ajax
6 14 (28.57%) RESTful
7 13 (26.53%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (26.53%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 9 (18.37%) CSS
9 8 (16.33%) Android SDK
9 8 (16.33%) RxJava
10 7 (14.29%) HTML
10 7 (14.29%) Retrofit
11 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
11 5 (10.20%) React
12 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
13 3 (6.12%) Node.js
13 3 (6.12%) REST
13 3 (6.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (26.53%) User Experience
3 8 (16.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.04%) Chromecast
6 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.04%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (67.35%) Scrum
3 32 (65.31%) TDD
4 22 (44.90%) MVC
5 21 (42.86%) Microservices
6 18 (36.73%) Front End Development
6 18 (36.73%) SOLID
7 17 (34.69%) SOA
8 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (28.57%) OO
10 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
11 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
12 10 (20.41%) Android Development
13 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (16.33%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (16.33%) Open Source
14 5 (10.20%) Pair Programming
14 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
15 4 (8.16%) Software Delivery
16 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) C#
2 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) T-SQL
4 11 (22.45%) Java
5 8 (16.33%) Kotlin
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
7 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.08%) Groovy
7 2 (4.08%) PHP 5
7 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
1 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.08%) Zend
3 1 (2.04%) Apple
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Nintex
3 1 (2.04%) Xamarin