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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 52 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing OO 53 53 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.40% 3.96% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 4.60% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 52
Average daily rate £400 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £385 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
OO
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
1330 1151 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.31% 85.90% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 788 656
Average daily rate £425 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Average hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 48 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (47.56%) JavaScript
3 37 (45.12%) Java
4 29 (35.37%) HTML
4 29 (35.37%) TDD
5 28 (34.15%) CSS
6 26 (31.71%) RESTful
7 22 (26.83%) OOP
7 22 (26.83%) Linux
8 21 (25.61%) Scrum
8 21 (25.61%) HTML5
9 20 (24.39%) CSS3
9 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (24.39%) PHP
10 19 (23.17%) Jenkins
11 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
12 17 (20.73%) MySQL
13 16 (19.51%) SQL
13 16 (19.51%) Open Source
14 15 (18.29%) SOA
15 14 (17.07%) LAMP
16 13 (15.85%) React
17 12 (14.63%) User Experience
17 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
17 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
17 12 (14.63%) Unit Testing
18 11 (13.41%) Android
18 11 (13.41%) OOD
18 11 (13.41%) Node.js
18 11 (13.41%) Microservices

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (13.41%) Node.js
2 8 (9.76%) Apache
3 2 (2.44%) Drupal
4 1 (1.22%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
1 1 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.22%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.32%) GitHub
3 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.44%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (2.44%) AWS OpsWorks
3 2 (2.44%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) FTP
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) IPsec
2 1 (1.22%) SSL
2 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) MySQL
2 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) Jenkins
2 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.98%) Android Studio
4 8 (9.76%) Travis CI
5 7 (8.54%) PHPUnit
5 7 (8.54%) Subversion
6 6 (7.32%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.44%) Babel
8 2 (2.44%) Grunt
8 2 (2.44%) Mocha
8 2 (2.44%) Xcode
9 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.22%) gulp
9 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.22%) Maven
9 1 (1.22%) Mockito
9 1 (1.22%) MSTest
9 1 (1.22%) NUnit
9 1 (1.22%) Sinon.JS
General
1 3 (3.66%) Finance
1 3 (3.66%) Retail
2 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Games
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (82.93%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.29%) PHP Developer
4 12 (14.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.20%) Android Developer
7 9 (10.98%) Android Engineer
8 8 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (8.54%) LAMP Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Java Scala Developer
10 6 (7.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Scala Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Senior Scala Developer
11 5 (6.10%) Angular Developer
11 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
12 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
12 4 (4.88%) Digital Transformation
12 4 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (4.88%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.37%) HTML
2 28 (34.15%) CSS
3 26 (31.71%) RESTful
4 21 (25.61%) HTML5
5 20 (24.39%) CSS3
6 14 (17.07%) LAMP
7 13 (15.85%) React
8 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
9 11 (13.41%) Android SDK
10 9 (10.98%) Web Services
11 8 (9.76%) Doctrine
11 8 (9.76%) Spring
11 8 (9.76%) Zend Framework
12 7 (8.54%) Hibernate
13 6 (7.32%) .NET
13 6 (7.32%) XML
14 5 (6.10%) .NET Framework
14 5 (6.10%) Entity Framework
14 5 (6.10%) JSON
15 4 (4.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) User Experience
2 10 (12.20%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) RIA
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.83%) Linux
2 11 (13.41%) Android
3 3 (3.66%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) TDD
3 22 (26.83%) OOP
4 21 (25.61%) Scrum
5 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (19.51%) Open Source
7 15 (18.29%) SOA
8 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
8 12 (14.63%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.41%) Android Development
9 11 (13.41%) DevOps
9 11 (13.41%) Front End Development
9 11 (13.41%) Microservices
9 11 (13.41%) OOD
10 10 (12.20%) MVC
10 10 (12.20%) OO PHP
11 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.76%) Pair Programming
13 7 (8.54%) Software Architecture
14 6 (7.32%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (47.56%) JavaScript
2 37 (45.12%) Java
3 20 (24.39%) PHP
4 16 (19.51%) SQL
5 10 (12.20%) C#
6 8 (9.76%) PHP 5
6 8 (9.76%) Scala
7 6 (7.32%) Clojure
7 6 (7.32%) Groovy
8 5 (6.10%) Python
9 3 (3.66%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.66%) Ruby
9 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.44%) C
10 2 (2.44%) Perl
10 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.22%) ABAP
11 1 (1.22%) C++
11 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) Degree
1 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Ansible
2 4 (4.88%) Puppet
3 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.44%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Zend
2 3 (3.66%) Splunk
3 2 (2.44%) HP
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.44%) Veritas
3 2 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (1.22%) Google
4 1 (1.22%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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