Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 136 160
Rank change year-on-year -2 +24 +8
Contract jobs citing OOP 61 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.26% 1.09% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.28% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 38 28
Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £355 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.28% -10.13% -12.22%
10th Percentile £355 £299 £310
90th Percentile £560 £432 £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 £38.00 £32.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year +18.21% -30.87% +129.06%

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 4,213 3,743 4,204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.97% 84.70% 85.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,833 2,455 2,733
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £261 £256
90th Percentile £561 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 102 136
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.13 £17.50 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +17.73% -0.90%
10th Percentile £10.52 £10.50 £10.59
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.45 £33.13
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.38 £23.72
% change year-on-year +0.53% -1.43% +5.40%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +3 53 £475 +35.71% 32
South Yorkshire -7 5 £300 +0.42% 9
North Yorkshire -3 2 £475 +26.67% 4
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (57.38%) OO
3 33 (54.10%) C#
3 33 (54.10%) TDD
4 29 (47.54%) JavaScript
4 29 (47.54%) Microservices
5 27 (44.26%) .NET
6 26 (42.62%) Java
7 24 (39.34%) Scrum
8 22 (36.07%) MVC
9 21 (34.43%) SQL
9 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
11 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
11 19 (31.15%) SOA
12 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
12 18 (29.51%) AngularJS
12 18 (29.51%) SOLID
13 17 (27.87%) Relational Database
13 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (27.87%) NoSQL
13 17 (27.87%) RDBMS
14 16 (26.23%) jQuery
15 15 (24.59%) Scala
15 15 (24.59%) User Experience
16 14 (22.95%) Vue.js
16 14 (22.95%) React
16 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (22.95%) Linux
16 14 (22.95%) HTML

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 14 (22.95%) CMS
2 12 (19.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (16.39%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.56%) GitHub
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.11%) DHCP
2 8 (13.11%) DNS
2 8 (13.11%) FTP
2 8 (13.11%) HTTP
2 8 (13.11%) IPsec
2 8 (13.11%) SSL
3 5 (8.20%) DLNA
3 5 (8.20%) UPnP
3 5 (8.20%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.64%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.87%) NoSQL
2 17 (27.87%) RDBMS
2 17 (27.87%) Relational Database
3 10 (16.39%) Apache Hive
3 10 (16.39%) Big Data
3 10 (16.39%) Hadoop
3 10 (16.39%) HBase
4 9 (14.75%) MySQL
5 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) gulp
2 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.03%) webpack
3 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.11%) Travis CI
4 5 (8.20%) GCC
4 5 (8.20%) GDB
4 5 (8.20%) GoogleTest
4 5 (8.20%) JUnit
4 5 (8.20%) Mockito
5 3 (4.92%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.28%) PostCSS
6 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.28%) Subversion
7 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) Grunt
General
1 5 (8.20%) Electronics
2 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (70.49%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Senior Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Scala Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.92%) React Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Xamarin Developer
7 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) .NET
2 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
4 18 (29.51%) AngularJS
5 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (26.23%) jQuery
7 14 (22.95%) HTML
7 14 (22.95%) React
7 14 (22.95%) Vue.js
8 12 (19.67%) Node.js
9 11 (18.03%) CSS
9 11 (18.03%) Kafka
10 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
10 6 (9.84%) RESTful
11 5 (8.20%) Entity Framework
11 5 (8.20%) JNI
11 5 (8.20%) Qt
11 5 (8.20%) STL
12 4 (6.56%) HTML5
13 3 (4.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) MPEG
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.64%) Tandem
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Android
3 5 (8.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (57.38%) OO
3 33 (54.10%) TDD
4 29 (47.54%) Microservices
5 24 (39.34%) Scrum
6 22 (36.07%) MVC
7 19 (31.15%) SOA
8 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
8 18 (29.51%) SOLID
9 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (21.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
11 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
12 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (16.39%) Open Source
13 8 (13.11%) DevOps
13 8 (13.11%) Functional Programming
13 8 (13.11%) Target Operating Model
13 8 (13.11%) Thought Leadership
13 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) C#
2 29 (47.54%) JavaScript
3 26 (42.62%) Java
4 21 (34.43%) SQL
5 15 (24.59%) Scala
6 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
7 12 (19.67%) C++
8 4 (6.56%) Groovy
9 3 (4.92%) C
10 2 (3.28%) Clojure
11 1 (1.64%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.64%) PHP
11 1 (1.64%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Sitecore
2 7 (11.48%) MapR
3 5 (8.20%) Google
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Zend