Period
to 14 November 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 14 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 Programming (OOP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 137 157
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20 +25
Contract jobs citing OOP 64 52 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.30% 1.18% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.39% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 38
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -5.06% +5.33%
10th Percentile £295 £263 £310
90th Percentile £573 £430 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £45.75
% change year-on-year -11.11% -1.64% +125.37%

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 4,269 3,736 4,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.49% 85.12% 85.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,877 2,490 3,081
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 118 102 134
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £14.58 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.04% -0.77% +1.29%
10th Percentile £11.04 £9.81 £11.02
90th Percentile £42.03 £31.43 £40.85
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.11 £22.84
% change year-on-year -4.79% +1.19% +3.80%

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 14 November 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 14 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 56 £440 +17.33% 31
South Yorkshire -8 5 £300 -16.67% 8
North Yorkshire -5 2 £475 +26.67% 9
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 45 (70.31%) OO
2 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (54.69%) Java
4 34 (53.13%) JavaScript
5 31 (48.44%) Scala
6 28 (43.75%) Microservices
7 27 (42.19%) TDD
7 27 (42.19%) C#
8 26 (40.63%) SOA
9 23 (35.94%) Scrum
9 23 (35.94%) Git (software)
9 23 (35.94%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (31.25%) HTML
11 19 (29.69%) .NET
11 19 (29.69%) CSS
12 17 (26.56%) MVC
12 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
13 16 (25.00%) Groovy
13 16 (25.00%) RESTful
13 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 15 (23.44%) SQL
14 15 (23.44%) Hadoop
14 15 (23.44%) Apache Hive
14 15 (23.44%) HBase
14 15 (23.44%) Apache Spark
14 15 (23.44%) Big Data
14 15 (23.44%) Kafka
14 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (23.44%) Virtual Machines
15 14 (21.88%) Relational Database

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 15 (23.44%) Apache Spark
2 11 (17.19%) CMS
2 11 (17.19%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (9.38%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) GitHub
2 4 (6.25%) Force.com
2 4 (6.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) DLNA
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 3 (4.69%) UPnP
2 3 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.56%) DHCP
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) FTP
3 1 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) IPsec
3 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) Apache Hive
2 15 (23.44%) Big Data
2 15 (23.44%) Hadoop
2 15 (23.44%) HBase
3 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
4 11 (17.19%) NoSQL
4 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
5 8 (12.50%) MySQL
6 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.88%) Mercurial
3 8 (12.50%) gulp
3 8 (12.50%) webpack
4 7 (10.94%) Subversion
5 3 (4.69%) GCC
5 3 (4.69%) GDB
5 3 (4.69%) GoogleTest
5 3 (4.69%) JUnit
5 3 (4.69%) Mockito
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (3.13%) PostCSS
6 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.56%) Mocha
7 1 (1.56%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (6.25%) Marketing
2 3 (4.69%) Electronics
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Publishing
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (68.75%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Sitecore Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Salesforce Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Java Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Scala Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) HTML
2 19 (29.69%) .NET
2 19 (29.69%) CSS
3 16 (25.00%) RESTful
4 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (23.44%) Kafka
5 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
6 13 (20.31%) HTML5
7 12 (18.75%) CSS3
8 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
8 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (17.19%) jQuery
8 11 (17.19%) Vue.js
9 10 (15.63%) React
10 9 (14.06%) Node.js
11 8 (12.50%) SOAP
11 8 (12.50%) Web Services
12 5 (7.81%) Visualforce
13 3 (4.69%) Qt
13 3 (4.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) User Experience
2 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.69%) MPEG
4 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Android
3 3 (4.69%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (70.31%) OO
2 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (43.75%) Microservices
4 27 (42.19%) TDD
5 26 (40.63%) SOA
6 23 (35.94%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (35.94%) Scrum
7 17 (26.56%) MVC
7 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
8 14 (21.88%) Open Source
9 12 (18.75%) SOLID
10 10 (15.63%) Functional Programming
11 9 (14.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
12 8 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 6 (9.38%) Software Delivery
13 6 (9.38%) Web Development
14 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (6.25%) Email Marketing
14 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) Java
2 34 (53.13%) JavaScript
3 31 (48.44%) Scala
4 27 (42.19%) C#
5 16 (25.00%) Groovy
6 15 (23.44%) SQL
7 11 (17.19%) C++
7 11 (17.19%) Clojure
8 10 (15.63%) T-SQL
9 5 (7.81%) Apex Code
9 5 (7.81%) SOQL
10 3 (4.69%) C
10 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.56%) ES6
12 1 (1.56%) Java 8
12 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 15 (23.44%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) MapR
2 11 (17.19%) Sitecore
3 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.69%) Google
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.56%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.56%) Zend