The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing OO 55 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.69% 3.40% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.98% 4.49% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 16 8
Average daily rate £320 £295 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £393 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 579 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.35% 75.69% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 310 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OO
West Yorkshire

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

OO
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 18 April 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

OO
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

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 45 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.37%) jQuery
3 36 (36.36%) MVC
3 36 (36.36%) HTML
4 35 (35.35%) Java
4 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
4 35 (35.35%) PHP
4 35 (35.35%) SQL
5 31 (31.31%) OOP
6 30 (30.30%) C#
7 28 (28.28%) Software Engineering
8 26 (26.26%) .NET
9 25 (25.25%) SQL Server
9 25 (25.25%) Web Services
10 23 (23.23%) TDD
11 22 (22.22%) Finance
11 22 (22.22%) Scrum
12 21 (21.21%) HTML5
13 18 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
14 17 (17.17%) WPF
14 17 (17.17%) J2EE
14 17 (17.17%) MySQL
15 15 (15.15%) Oracle
16 14 (14.14%) CSS
17 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET
17 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
17 13 (13.13%) WCF
18 12 (12.12%) Web Development
18 12 (12.12%) JSON
18 12 (12.12%) Java EE

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (8.08%) ColdFusion
2 4 (4.04%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.03%) Apache
3 3 (3.03%) SugarCRM
3 3 (3.03%) Moodle
4 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Magento
2 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (2.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.17%) MySQL
3 3 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.02%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) PhoneGap
2 9 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 6 (6.06%) NUnit
4 6 (6.06%) Subversion
5 4 (4.04%) Maven
6 3 (3.03%) JMeter
6 3 (3.03%) JUnit
6 3 (3.03%) Selenium
6 3 (3.03%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.02%) JIRA
7 2 (2.02%) Xcode
8 1 (1.01%) Rational Rose
8 1 (1.01%) MSTest
8 1 (1.01%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.01%) Moq
General
1 22 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Publishing
4 1 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (76.77%) Developer
2 14 (14.14%) Software Engineer
2 14 (14.14%) PHP Developer
3 12 (12.12%) Software Developer
4 11 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.05%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Windows Mobile Developer
10 4 (4.04%) iPhone Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Android Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Blackberry Developer
11 3 (3.03%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Test Leader
11 3 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.37%) jQuery
2 36 (36.36%) HTML
3 26 (26.26%) .NET
4 25 (25.25%) Web Services
5 21 (21.21%) HTML5
6 17 (17.17%) WPF
6 17 (17.17%) J2EE
7 14 (14.14%) CSS
8 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET
8 13 (13.13%) WCF
9 12 (12.12%) JSON
9 12 (12.12%) Java EE
9 12 (12.12%) XML
9 12 (12.12%) LAMP
10 9 (9.09%) Ext JS
10 9 (9.09%) Sencha Touch
10 9 (9.09%) SOAP
10 9 (9.09%) OpenGL
11 8 (8.08%) Silverlight
12 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (7.07%) Open Source
4 7 (7.07%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.06%) Blackberry
6 5 (5.05%) Social Media
7 4 (4.04%) Digital Media
7 4 (4.04%) iPhone
7 4 (4.04%) iPad
7 4 (4.04%) Smartphone
7 4 (4.04%) Client/Server
8 3 (3.03%) Handset
9 1 (1.01%) DTV
9 1 (1.01%) NHS
9 1 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Windows
2 9 (9.09%) Android
2 9 (9.09%) Linux
3 8 (8.08%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Phone
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (4.04%) BlackBerry OS
6 3 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.36%) MVC
3 31 (31.31%) OOP
4 28 (28.28%) Software Engineering
5 23 (23.23%) TDD
6 22 (22.22%) Scrum
7 12 (12.12%) Web Development
8 10 (10.10%) Multithreading
8 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
9 9 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (6.06%) Android Development
10 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.05%) Extreme Programming
11 5 (5.05%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.05%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (5.05%) BDD
11 5 (5.05%) iOS Development
11 5 (5.05%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (4.04%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.35%) Java
1 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
1 35 (35.35%) PHP
1 35 (35.35%) SQL
2 30 (30.30%) C#
3 11 (11.11%) C++
4 9 (9.09%) PHP5
4 9 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.08%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.06%) XAML
7 5 (5.05%) Objective-C
7 5 (5.05%) VB
7 5 (5.05%) Python
8 4 (4.04%) Ruby
9 2 (2.02%) Scala
10 1 (1.01%) VB6
10 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle
2 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.10%) Zend
4 9 (9.09%) Sencha
5 5 (5.05%) JBoss
6 4 (4.04%) QNX
7 3 (3.03%) JD Edwards
7 3 (3.03%) Google
7 3 (3.03%) Facebook
7 3 (3.03%) Twitter
8 2 (2.02%) Perforce
9 1 (1.01%) Volantis
9 1 (1.01%) Apple
9 1 (1.01%) Netbiscuits
9 1 (1.01%) Kony
9 1 (1.01%) Appcelerator
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