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 1 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 42 27 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +36
Contract jobs citing OO 63 69 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.65% 5.73% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.55% 7.00% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 57 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
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 £39.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +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
1135 986 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.83% 81.89% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 706 322
Average daily rate £363 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -49.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.44 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -6.25%

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

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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 1 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 1 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 61 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (51.40%) JavaScript
3 50 (46.73%) MVC
4 47 (43.93%) C#
5 46 (42.99%) SQL
6 44 (41.12%) .NET
7 42 (39.25%) HTML
7 42 (39.25%) CSS
8 39 (36.45%) TDD
9 38 (35.51%) jQuery
10 37 (34.58%) SQL Server
11 31 (28.97%) Java
12 30 (28.04%) .NET Framework
13 29 (27.10%) Oracle
13 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
14 28 (26.17%) Entity Framework
14 28 (26.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (25.23%) JSON
15 27 (25.23%) NUnit
16 25 (23.36%) Rhino Mocks
16 25 (23.36%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (22.43%) Selenium
17 24 (22.43%) NHibernate
18 23 (21.50%) Software Engineering
19 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET
20 16 (14.95%) Relational Database
21 15 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
22 14 (13.08%) MySQL
22 14 (13.08%) OOP
22 14 (13.08%) Python

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (4.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.74%) JBoss
2 4 (3.74%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.80%) CMS
3 3 (2.80%) Apache
4 2 (1.87%) Node.js
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.95%) Relational Database
3 14 (13.08%) MySQL
4 6 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) DB2
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (25.23%) NUnit
2 25 (23.36%) Rhino Mocks
3 24 (22.43%) Selenium
4 11 (10.28%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.48%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.54%) Subversion
7 6 (5.61%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.61%) JUnit
8 5 (4.67%) NetBeans
8 5 (4.67%) DbUnit
9 4 (3.74%) Rational Rose
10 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.80%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.93%) JIRA
11 1 (0.93%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.93%) NSubstitute
11 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.93%) Moq
11 1 (0.93%) Grunt
General
1 8 (7.48%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Back Office
3 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (79.44%) Developer
2 36 (33.64%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.02%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) C# Developer
4 12 (11.21%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.41%) SQL Developer
6 9 (8.41%) PHP Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (4.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Business Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Development Manager
11 3 (2.80%) Consultant
11 3 (2.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (41.12%) .NET
2 42 (39.25%) HTML
2 42 (39.25%) CSS
3 38 (35.51%) jQuery
4 30 (28.04%) .NET Framework
5 28 (26.17%) Entity Framework
5 28 (26.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 27 (25.23%) JSON
7 25 (23.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (22.43%) NHibernate
9 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET
10 10 (9.35%) HTML5
10 10 (9.35%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.41%) WinForms
12 8 (7.48%) CSS3
13 7 (6.54%) Ajax
13 7 (6.54%) J2EE
13 7 (6.54%) Web Services
13 7 (6.54%) XML
13 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Visualisation
1 5 (4.67%) Chemistry
1 5 (4.67%) Life Science
2 4 (3.74%) User Experience
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.87%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.15%) Linux
2 5 (4.67%) Windows
3 3 (2.80%) Android
4 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) UNIX
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (46.73%) MVC
3 39 (36.45%) TDD
4 23 (21.50%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (13.08%) OOP
7 13 (12.15%) E-Commerce
8 11 (10.28%) Unit Testing
9 10 (9.35%) Multithreading
10 9 (8.41%) Configuration Management
10 9 (8.41%) Web Development
11 8 (7.48%) Concurrent Programming
12 7 (6.54%) OOD
12 7 (6.54%) OO PHP
12 7 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (5.61%) UML
14 5 (4.67%) Scrum
14 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2
14 5 (4.67%) SOA
14 5 (4.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (51.40%) JavaScript
2 47 (43.93%) C#
3 46 (42.99%) SQL
4 31 (28.97%) Java
5 14 (13.08%) Python
6 12 (11.21%) PHP
7 9 (8.41%) PL/SQL
8 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
8 8 (7.48%) VB
9 7 (6.54%) VB6
10 6 (5.61%) Groovy
11 2 (1.87%) Perl
12 1 (0.93%) Ruby
12 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.93%) C++
12 1 (0.93%) C
12 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.93%) ABAP
12 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.67%) Degree
3 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Oracle
1 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.74%) Zend
3 2 (1.87%) Omniture
3 2 (1.87%) Google
4 1 (0.93%) Perforce
4 1 (0.93%) SAP
4 1 (0.93%) IBM
4 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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