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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 40 54 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing OO 42 21 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.98% 2.40% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.03% 3.13% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 47
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.24% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £271 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £339 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £41.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
835 672 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 79.07% 76.80% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 371 483
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £38.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +153.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £29.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £57.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
OO
West Yorkshire

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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 31 July 2014.

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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Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

OO Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.62%) Java
3 35 (33.65%) HTML
3 35 (33.65%) Software Engineering
4 34 (32.69%) MVC
4 34 (32.69%) JavaScript
5 32 (30.77%) CSS
6 31 (29.81%) OOP
7 30 (28.85%) C#
8 29 (27.88%) PHP
8 29 (27.88%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (26.92%) .NET
10 26 (25.00%) SQL
11 23 (22.12%) Finance
12 22 (21.15%) jQuery
13 18 (17.31%) C++
13 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
14 17 (16.35%) Web Services
14 17 (16.35%) TDD
15 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET
16 13 (12.50%) J2EE
16 13 (12.50%) MySQL
16 13 (12.50%) PHP5
17 12 (11.54%) XML
17 12 (11.54%) Visual Studio
17 12 (11.54%) .NET Framework
18 11 (10.58%) LAMP
18 11 (10.58%) VB.NET
18 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
18 11 (10.58%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
1 6 (5.77%) ColdFusion
1 6 (5.77%) Apache
2 5 (4.81%) SugarCRM
2 5 (4.81%) Moodle
3 3 (2.88%) WordPress
4 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.96%) CMS
4 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Magento
2 4 (3.85%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.96%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.50%) MySQL
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.92%) QlikView
7 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.96%) DB2
7 1 (0.96%) MS Access
7 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.69%) Subversion
3 4 (3.85%) JUnit
3 4 (3.85%) MSTest
4 3 (2.88%) DbUnit
5 2 (1.92%) Maven
5 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.96%) JMeter
6 1 (0.96%) NUnit
6 1 (0.96%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.96%) Selenium
6 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.96%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (22.12%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Banking
2 2 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Marketing
3 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (65.38%) Developer
2 25 (24.04%) Software Engineer
3 17 (16.35%) Java Software Engineer
3 17 (16.35%) PHP Developer
4 16 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 11 (10.58%) Web Developer
5 11 (10.58%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.73%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.73%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (5.77%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) iPhone Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Android Developer
10 3 (2.88%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (2.88%) SAP HCM Consultant
10 3 (2.88%) Web Applications Developer
10 3 (2.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.88%) ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.65%) HTML
2 32 (30.77%) CSS
3 28 (26.92%) .NET
4 22 (21.15%) jQuery
5 17 (16.35%) Web Services
6 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET
7 13 (12.50%) J2EE
8 12 (11.54%) XML
8 12 (11.54%) .NET Framework
9 11 (10.58%) LAMP
9 11 (10.58%) HTML5
10 8 (7.69%) WCF
10 8 (7.69%) WinForms
10 8 (7.69%) LINQ
11 7 (6.73%) Java EE
11 7 (6.73%) Backbone.js
12 6 (5.77%) Spring
12 6 (5.77%) WPF
13 5 (4.81%) Symfony
13 5 (4.81%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.88%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.65%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.81%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.85%) iPhone
4 4 (3.85%) Handset
4 4 (3.85%) iPad
5 3 (2.88%) Open Source
6 1 (0.96%) Social Media
6 1 (0.96%) Blog
6 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.96%) NHS
6 1 (0.96%) DTV
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.81%) Android
1 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.85%) Windows
3 2 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.65%) Software Engineering
3 34 (32.69%) MVC
4 31 (29.81%) OOP
5 17 (16.35%) TDD
6 8 (7.69%) Scrum
6 8 (7.69%) Web Development
6 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 6 (5.77%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (4.81%) OOD
9 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.85%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.85%) BDD
9 4 (3.85%) Android Development
9 4 (3.85%) iOS Development
10 3 (2.88%) OO PHP
10 3 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.62%) Java
2 34 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 30 (28.85%) C#
4 29 (27.88%) PHP
5 26 (25.00%) SQL
6 18 (17.31%) C++
7 13 (12.50%) PHP5
8 11 (10.58%) VB.NET
9 7 (6.73%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.81%) ABAP
10 5 (4.81%) Python
11 4 (3.85%) SAPscript
11 4 (3.85%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.85%) Ruby
12 3 (2.88%) VB
13 1 (0.96%) Delphi
13 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) Zend
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle
3 5 (4.81%) SAP
4 3 (2.88%) Google
4 3 (2.88%) Facebook
4 3 (2.88%) Twitter
5 2 (1.92%) JBoss
6 1 (0.96%) IBM
6 1 (0.96%) EPiServer
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