The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 80 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing OOD 13 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.12% 0.76% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.88% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Median daily rate £385 £405 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +35.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
- +22.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
OOD
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
984 1367 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.05% 87.13% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 911 656
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOD across the Leeds region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Leeds region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 16 (72.73%) OO
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) User Experience
3 9 (40.91%) Scrum
3 9 (40.91%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 7 (31.82%) .NET
5 7 (31.82%) SOLID
6 6 (27.27%) SDLC
6 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 6 (27.27%) User Stories
6 6 (27.27%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 6 (27.27%) UML
6 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Matrix Management
6 6 (27.27%) Use Case
7 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Android
7 5 (22.73%) RESTful
7 5 (22.73%) Open Source
7 5 (22.73%) MVC
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
7 5 (22.73%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft

OOD
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 (18.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Android Studio
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) GitLab
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.55%) Xcode
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Billing
2 4 (18.18%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Telecoms Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Android Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Android Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) Android SDK
2 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
2 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) RESTful
3 4 (18.18%) Middleware
4 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
4 3 (13.64%) Spring
5 2 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (9.09%) iOS SDK
5 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
5 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
6 1 (4.55%) Cocoa
6 1 (4.55%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (4.55%) REST
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (72.73%) OO
2 9 (40.91%) Scrum
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) SOLID
4 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Matrix Management
4 6 (27.27%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) UML
4 6 (27.27%) Use Case
4 6 (27.27%) User Stories
4 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) Android Development
5 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) Open Source
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 4 (18.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft