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 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 100 102 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -28
Contract jobs citing OOD 8 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.55% 0.36% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.43% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £325 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £313 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +5.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £36.75 £33.73
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +8.96%
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
1259 1399 824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.65% 84.63% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 1015 543
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 15
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% +33.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.45 £8.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 August 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 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) OO
2 14 (60.87%) Scrum
2 14 (60.87%) User Experience
3 12 (52.17%) RESTful
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 12 (52.17%) Unit Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Mobile App
5 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 9 (39.13%) C#
6 9 (39.13%) Java
6 9 (39.13%) .NET
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
6 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
6 9 (39.13%) MVC
6 9 (39.13%) Android
6 9 (39.13%) Android SDK
6 9 (39.13%) Android Development
6 9 (39.13%) Android Studio
7 8 (34.78%) DevOps
7 8 (34.78%) Analytics
7 8 (34.78%) Publishing
7 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (21.74%) SOLID
9 3 (13.04%) Mobile Development
9 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
9 3 (13.04%) BDD
9 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.04%) Xcode

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:

Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Android Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Xcode
General
1 8 (34.78%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) .NET Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Android Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Android Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) iOS Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior iOS Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) RESTful
2 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) Android SDK
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (4.35%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) User Experience
2 11 (47.83%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) OO
2 14 (60.87%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 12 (52.17%) Unit Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Android Development
4 9 (39.13%) MVC
5 8 (34.78%) Analytics
5 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (34.78%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) SOLID
7 3 (13.04%) BDD
7 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
7 3 (13.04%) Mobile Development
8 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Kanban
8 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
8 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
8 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Apple