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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 93 100 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Contract jobs citing OOD 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £413 £338 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +43.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £328 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £348 £247
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -27.27%
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
1292 1399 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 87.65% 85.57% 83.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 1033 599
Median daily rate £425 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £175.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 July 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 July 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
3 14 (63.64%) RESTful
3 14 (63.64%) Scrum
3 14 (63.64%) OO
3 14 (63.64%) User Experience
4 13 (59.09%) Mobile App
5 12 (54.55%) Java
6 11 (50.00%) Android
6 11 (50.00%) Android SDK
6 11 (50.00%) Android Development
6 11 (50.00%) Android Studio
7 10 (45.45%) TDD
8 7 (31.82%) C#
8 7 (31.82%) .NET
8 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
8 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (31.82%) MVC
8 7 (31.82%) Publishing
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
8 7 (31.82%) Analytics
8 7 (31.82%) DevOps
9 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
9 3 (13.64%) SOLID
9 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
9 3 (13.64%) Xcode
9 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
9 3 (13.64%) BDD
9 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS

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 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Android Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Xcode
General
1 7 (31.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Android Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) RESTful
2 11 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (4.55%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) User Experience
2 13 (59.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
3 14 (63.64%) OO
3 14 (63.64%) Scrum
4 11 (50.00%) Android Development
5 10 (45.45%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Analytics
6 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (31.82%) DevOps
6 7 (31.82%) MVC
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
7 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
7 3 (13.64%) SOLID
8 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Apple
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle