The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 76 48
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -28
Contract jobs citing OO 60 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.36% 2.20% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.09% 2.58% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 27 16
Median daily rate £380 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £274 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +9.87%
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
1178 1396 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.55% 85.28% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 789 971 510
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.66 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for OO.

1 103 (79.23%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (56.15%) JavaScript
3 72 (55.38%) TDD
4 71 (54.62%) Java
5 54 (41.54%) HTML
6 49 (37.69%) CSS
6 49 (37.69%) Scrum
7 39 (30.00%) HTML5
8 38 (29.23%) CSS3
9 35 (26.92%) Open Source
9 35 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (26.92%) RESTful
10 33 (25.38%) Spring
11 31 (23.85%) Git (software)
12 29 (22.31%) Groovy
12 29 (22.31%) Hibernate
12 29 (22.31%) SOA
13 28 (21.54%) Pair Programming
14 27 (20.77%) User Experience
15 26 (20.00%) Microservices
15 26 (20.00%) OOP
15 26 (20.00%) Scala
15 26 (20.00%) BDD
16 25 (19.23%) GitHub
17 23 (17.69%) Enterprise Software
18 22 (16.92%) AngularJS
18 22 (16.92%) Mercurial
18 22 (16.92%) Virtual Machines
19 21 (16.15%) React
19 21 (16.15%) Software Delivery

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.31%) JBoss
2 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.54%) Apache
3 2 (1.54%) CMS
3 2 (1.54%) Jetty
3 2 (1.54%) Magnolia
3 2 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.54%) WordPress
4 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.77%) Confluence
4 1 (0.77%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.77%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.77%) OpenCms
4 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.77%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.77%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.23%) GitHub
2 5 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.77%) DHCP
3 1 (0.77%) DNS
3 1 (0.77%) FTP
3 1 (0.77%) IPsec
3 1 (0.77%) SSL
3 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.46%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.15%) MySQL
4 7 (5.38%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.38%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.38%) Redis
4 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.62%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.77%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (23.85%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.92%) Mercurial
3 18 (13.85%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.23%) Cucumber
5 8 (6.15%) Android Studio
5 8 (6.15%) Selenium
5 8 (6.15%) Subversion
5 8 (6.15%) WebDriver
6 7 (5.38%) Grunt
6 7 (5.38%) Maven
7 6 (4.62%) TestNG
8 4 (3.08%) Vagrant
8 4 (3.08%) Xcode
9 3 (2.31%) Babel
9 3 (2.31%) gulp
9 3 (2.31%) Hudson
9 3 (2.31%) JIRA
9 3 (2.31%) RSpec
9 3 (2.31%) webpack
10 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (4.62%) Finance
1 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.08%) Billing
3 2 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (0.77%) Games
4 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (83.85%) Developer
2 46 (35.38%) Java Developer
3 27 (20.77%) Senior Developer
4 23 (17.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (16.92%) Scala Developer
6 21 (16.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (15.38%) Java Scala Developer
8 19 (14.62%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 19 (14.62%) Senior Scala Developer
9 12 (9.23%) Analyst
9 12 (9.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (7.69%) Android Developer
11 9 (6.92%) Angular Developer
12 8 (6.15%) Agile Developer
12 8 (6.15%) Agile Java Developer
12 8 (6.15%) Android Engineer
12 8 (6.15%) PHP Developer
13 7 (5.38%) Business Analyst
13 7 (5.38%) HTML CSS Developer
13 7 (5.38%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (41.54%) HTML
2 49 (37.69%) CSS
3 39 (30.00%) HTML5
4 38 (29.23%) CSS3
5 35 (26.92%) RESTful
6 33 (25.38%) Spring
7 29 (22.31%) Hibernate
8 22 (16.92%) AngularJS
9 21 (16.15%) React
10 14 (10.77%) Node.js
11 12 (9.23%) .NET
12 11 (8.46%) Android SDK
13 10 (7.69%) Web Services
13 10 (7.69%) XML
14 8 (6.15%) ASP.NET
14 8 (6.15%) Backbone.js
14 8 (6.15%) jQuery
15 6 (4.62%) Express
15 6 (4.62%) Grails
16 5 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.77%) User Experience
2 23 (17.69%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (10.77%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.85%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.08%) RIA
8 3 (2.31%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.77%) DataPower
9 1 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.77%) iPad
9 1 (0.77%) iPhone
9 1 (0.77%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.46%) Android
1 11 (8.46%) Linux
2 6 (4.62%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.08%) Unix
4 1 (0.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (79.23%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (55.38%) TDD
3 49 (37.69%) Scrum
4 35 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (26.92%) Open Source
5 29 (22.31%) SOA
6 28 (21.54%) Pair Programming
7 26 (20.00%) BDD
7 26 (20.00%) Microservices
7 26 (20.00%) OOP
8 21 (16.15%) Software Delivery
9 20 (15.38%) OOD
10 18 (13.85%) E-Commerce
10 18 (13.85%) Software Engineering
11 17 (13.08%) Front End Development
12 13 (10.00%) Unit Testing
13 11 (8.46%) Android Development
14 9 (6.92%) SDLC
15 8 (6.15%) UML
16 7 (5.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 73 (56.15%) JavaScript
2 71 (54.62%) Java
3 29 (22.31%) Groovy
4 26 (20.00%) Scala
5 20 (15.38%) Clojure
6 16 (12.31%) SQL
7 15 (11.54%) C#
8 10 (7.69%) PHP
9 6 (4.62%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.62%) Python
10 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.54%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.54%) Ruby
12 1 (0.77%) ABAP
12 1 (0.77%) F#
12 1 (0.77%) Jython
12 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 22 (16.92%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) Puppet
2 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (4.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle
3 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.54%) Twitter
4 1 (0.77%) Apple
4 1 (0.77%) IBM
4 1 (0.77%) Kony
4 1 (0.77%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.77%) SAP
4 1 (0.77%) Telerik