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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 115 116 100
Rank change year-on-year +1 -16  
Contract jobs citing OOP 12 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.82% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.01% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 16
Median daily rate £375 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £280 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -3.22% -1.27%  

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2280 2161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 80.97% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1542 1396
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing OOP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 8 £375 -28.57% 15
South Yorkshire -4 2 - - 4
North Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 3
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 10 (55.56%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) MySQL
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) CMS
7 4 (22.22%) SOA
7 4 (22.22%) Ajax
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (22.22%) DevOps
7 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
8 3 (16.67%) SOLID
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) Microservices
8 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch

OOP
Top Related 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 4 (22.22%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
5 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
2 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) Ajax
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (16.67%) Symfony
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Avro
6 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js
6 1 (5.56%) OpenCV
6 1 (5.56%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Microservices
6 3 (16.67%) SOLID
7 2 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
7 2 (11.11%) High Availability
7 2 (11.11%) Network Design
7 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) PHP 5
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day 6 months initially likely to extend
Posted: 3 days ago