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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 58 33
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -25
Contract jobs citing OO 46 23 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.43% 2.54% 5.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 3.35% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 43
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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 £36.40 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
824 687 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 79.31% 75.74% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 379 480
Average daily rate £348 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £38.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.47% +153.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £29.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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

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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 25 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 25 July 2014.

OO Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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 41 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.58%) Software Engineering
2 37 (34.58%) Java
3 36 (33.64%) HTML
4 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
4 35 (32.71%) MVC
5 33 (30.84%) OOP
6 32 (29.91%) CSS
7 31 (28.97%) C#
8 30 (28.04%) SQL
9 29 (27.10%) PHP
9 29 (27.10%) .NET
9 29 (27.10%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (24.30%) Finance
11 24 (22.43%) jQuery
12 19 (17.76%) SQL Server
13 18 (16.82%) C++
13 18 (16.82%) TDD
14 16 (14.95%) Web Services
15 14 (13.08%) XML
15 14 (13.08%) J2EE
15 14 (13.08%) MySQL
16 13 (12.15%) Oracle
16 13 (12.15%) VB.NET
16 13 (12.15%) Visual Studio
16 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET
16 13 (12.15%) PHP5
17 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
18 11 (10.28%) LAMP
18 11 (10.28%) .NET Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 7 (6.54%) ColdFusion
2 6 (5.61%) Apache
2 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.67%) SugarCRM
3 5 (4.67%) Moodle
4 3 (2.80%) WordPress
5 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.93%) CMS
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Magento
2 4 (3.74%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) FTP
3 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.08%) MySQL
3 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.87%) QlikView
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) DB2
6 1 (0.93%) MS Access
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.48%) Subversion
3 4 (3.74%) JUnit
4 3 (2.80%) DbUnit
4 3 (2.80%) MSTest
5 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.87%) Maven
5 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.93%) JMeter
6 1 (0.93%) NUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.93%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (24.30%) Finance
2 2 (1.87%) Banking
2 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (64.49%) Developer
2 25 (23.36%) Software Engineer
3 17 (15.89%) Java Software Engineer
3 17 (15.89%) PHP Developer
4 15 (14.02%) .NET Developer
5 11 (10.28%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.28%) Web Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.54%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.54%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (5.61%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) iPhone Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Android Developer
10 3 (2.80%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (2.80%) SAP HCM Consultant
10 3 (2.80%) Web Applications Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.64%) HTML
2 32 (29.91%) CSS
3 29 (27.10%) .NET
4 24 (22.43%) jQuery
5 16 (14.95%) Web Services
6 14 (13.08%) XML
6 14 (13.08%) J2EE
7 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET
8 11 (10.28%) LAMP
8 11 (10.28%) HTML5
8 11 (10.28%) .NET Framework
9 8 (7.48%) Backbone.js
10 7 (6.54%) Java EE
10 7 (6.54%) WCF
10 7 (6.54%) LINQ
10 7 (6.54%) WinForms
11 6 (5.61%) Spring
11 6 (5.61%) JSON
12 5 (4.67%) WPF
12 5 (4.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.10%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.67%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.74%) iPhone
4 4 (3.74%) Handset
4 4 (3.74%) iPad
5 3 (2.80%) Open Source
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) Blog
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) DTV
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.67%) Android
1 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.80%) Windows
2 3 (2.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.58%) Software Engineering
3 35 (32.71%) MVC
4 33 (30.84%) OOP
5 18 (16.82%) TDD
6 9 (8.41%) Scrum
6 9 (8.41%) Web Development
7 8 (7.48%) Multithreading
7 8 (7.48%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.61%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (4.67%) OOD
9 5 (4.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.74%) BDD
10 4 (3.74%) Android Development
10 4 (3.74%) iOS Development
10 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.80%) OO PHP
11 3 (2.80%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (1.87%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.58%) Java
2 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
3 31 (28.97%) C#
4 30 (28.04%) SQL
5 29 (27.10%) PHP
6 18 (16.82%) C++
7 13 (12.15%) VB.NET
7 13 (12.15%) PHP5
8 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.67%) ABAP
9 5 (4.67%) Python
10 4 (3.74%) SAPscript
10 4 (3.74%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.74%) Ruby
11 3 (2.80%) VB
12 1 (0.93%) Delphi
12 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (12.15%) Oracle
2 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.35%) Zend
4 5 (4.67%) SAP
5 3 (2.80%) Google
5 3 (2.80%) Facebook
5 3 (2.80%) Twitter
6 2 (1.87%) JBoss
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
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