The table below looks at the statistics for OO 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 OO over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 50 27 63
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +36
Contract jobs citing OO 53 66 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.42% 5.67% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 6.83% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 55 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £342 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1312 966 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.75% 83.06% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 685 358
Average daily rate £363 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 20
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £9.68 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £61.40 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO 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 OO across the Leeds region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram 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 OO across the Leeds region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing OO 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 OO.

1 64 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (55.86%) JavaScript
3 54 (48.65%) MVC
4 51 (45.95%) C#
5 50 (45.05%) SQL
6 49 (44.14%) HTML
6 49 (44.14%) CSS
7 48 (43.24%) .NET
8 43 (38.74%) TDD
9 42 (37.84%) jQuery
10 41 (36.94%) SQL Server
11 34 (30.63%) .NET Framework
12 33 (29.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 32 (28.83%) Entity Framework
13 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
14 31 (27.93%) NUnit
15 30 (27.03%) JSON
16 29 (26.13%) Rhino Mocks
16 29 (26.13%) ASP.NET Web API
17 28 (25.23%) NHibernate
17 28 (25.23%) Selenium
17 28 (25.23%) Java
18 27 (24.32%) Oracle
19 22 (19.82%) Software Engineering
20 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
21 16 (14.41%) Relational Database
22 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
22 15 (13.51%) MySQL
23 14 (12.61%) OOP
23 14 (12.61%) Python

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.60%) JBoss
3 3 (2.70%) Apache
3 3 (2.70%) Node.js
4 2 (1.80%) CMS
5 1 (0.90%) Drupal
5 1 (0.90%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.90%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (36.94%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.41%) Relational Database
3 15 (13.51%) MySQL
4 6 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.90%) DB2
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.90%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 31 (27.93%) NUnit
2 29 (26.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 28 (25.23%) Selenium
4 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.41%) Rational Rose
6 6 (5.41%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.50%) NetBeans
8 3 (2.70%) Subversion
8 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.70%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.80%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.80%) Grunt
9 2 (1.80%) JUnit
9 2 (1.80%) Maven
10 1 (0.90%) JIRA
10 1 (0.90%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.90%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.90%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.90%) Moq
General
1 8 (7.21%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Back Office
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Games
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (79.28%) Developer
2 39 (35.14%) .NET Developer
3 15 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.71%) C# Developer
5 11 (9.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (9.01%) SQL Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Software Developer
7 9 (8.11%) PHP Developer
8 8 (7.21%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Python Developer
12 3 (2.70%) E-Commerce Manager
12 3 (2.70%) Change Analyst
12 3 (2.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.14%) HTML
1 49 (44.14%) CSS
2 48 (43.24%) .NET
3 42 (37.84%) jQuery
4 34 (30.63%) .NET Framework
5 33 (29.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 32 (28.83%) Entity Framework
7 30 (27.03%) JSON
8 29 (26.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (25.23%) NHibernate
10 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
11 12 (10.81%) HTML5
12 11 (9.91%) Hibernate
13 9 (8.11%) WinForms
13 9 (8.11%) CSS3
14 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (6.31%) Web Services
14 7 (6.31%) XML
15 6 (5.41%) Swing
15 6 (5.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Chemistry
1 5 (4.50%) Life Science
1 5 (4.50%) Visualisation
2 3 (2.70%) User Experience
2 3 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.80%) NHS
4 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.90%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) Linux
2 5 (4.50%) Windows
3 2 (1.80%) Android
4 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (48.65%) MVC
3 43 (38.74%) TDD
4 22 (19.82%) Software Engineering
5 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (12.61%) OOP
7 12 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 12 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 10 (9.01%) Multithreading
9 9 (8.11%) Web Development
9 9 (8.11%) Configuration Management
10 8 (7.21%) UML
10 8 (7.21%) Concurrent Programming
11 7 (6.31%) Project Management
11 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.41%) OO PHP
13 5 (4.50%) Machine Learning
13 5 (4.50%) Functional Programming
13 5 (4.50%) Knowledge Discovery
Programming Languages
1 62 (55.86%) JavaScript
2 51 (45.95%) C#
3 50 (45.05%) SQL
4 28 (25.23%) Java
5 14 (12.61%) Python
6 12 (10.81%) PHP
7 9 (8.11%) PL/SQL
8 8 (7.21%) T-SQL
8 8 (7.21%) VB
8 8 (7.21%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.31%) VB6
10 6 (5.41%) Groovy
11 2 (1.80%) Perl
11 2 (1.80%) C
12 1 (0.90%) C++
12 1 (0.90%) Ruby
12 1 (0.90%) PHP5
12 1 (0.90%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
2 27 (24.32%) Oracle
3 4 (3.60%) Zend
4 2 (1.80%) Omniture
4 2 (1.80%) Google
5 1 (0.90%) Twitter
5 1 (0.90%) SAP
5 1 (0.90%) IBM
5 1 (0.90%) Perforce
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