The table below looks at the statistics for eggPlant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eggPlant over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank 95 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing eggPlant 10 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.60% - 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% - 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate
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£280 - £308
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 - £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £281 - £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
325 130 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.44% 12.86% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 85 115
Average daily rate £355 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing eggPlant across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

eggPlant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing eggPlant across the Leeds region.

eggPlant Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing eggPlant across the Leeds region.

eggPlant Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing eggPlant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited eggPlant.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) Test Management
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (100.00%) Tableau
2 9 (90.00%) ETL
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) MSTest
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) Retail

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing eggPlant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited eggPlant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Test Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Test Management
2 9 (90.00%) ETL
3 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Tableau
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft