The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 81 92 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Contract jobs citing OOP 22 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.49% 0.67% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.79% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 7
Median daily rate £500 £325 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +35.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £34.85
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +43.47%
OOP
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%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) TDD
3 28 (62.22%) Microservices
4 26 (57.78%) OO
5 24 (53.33%) Java
6 23 (51.11%) SOA
7 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
7 22 (48.89%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (46.67%) Scrum
8 21 (46.67%) CSS
8 21 (46.67%) HTML
9 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
9 20 (44.44%) Open Source
10 17 (37.78%) HTML5
10 17 (37.78%) CSS3
10 17 (37.78%) GitHub
10 17 (37.78%) Virtual Machines
11 16 (35.56%) Hibernate
11 16 (35.56%) Pair Programming
11 16 (35.56%) Spring
11 16 (35.56%) Groovy
11 16 (35.56%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (35.56%) Clojure
11 16 (35.56%) RESTful
11 16 (35.56%) Mercurial
11 16 (35.56%) Scala
11 16 (35.56%) Software Delivery
12 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
13 13 (28.89%) SQL
13 13 (28.89%) Front End Development

OOP
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 7 (15.56%) Apache Solr
1 7 (15.56%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (13.33%) CMS
3 4 (8.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) GitHub
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DHCP
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) FTP
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) IPsec
1 1 (2.22%) SSL
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) MongoDB
2 8 (17.78%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.33%) MySQL
4 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 16 (35.56%) Mercurial
3 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.33%) Travis CI
4 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.67%) git-flow
4 3 (6.67%) Gradle
4 3 (6.67%) JIRA
4 3 (6.67%) JUnit
4 3 (6.67%) Subversion
4 3 (6.67%) VersionOne
5 2 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.22%) Grunt
General
1 3 (6.67%) Online Betting
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) Senior Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Java Scala Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Scala Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Senior Scala Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C++ Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C++ Programmer
6 4 (8.89%) Digital Transformation
6 4 (8.89%) Head of DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) Head of Digital
6 4 (8.89%) Head of Digital Transformation
6 4 (8.89%) Head of Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) CSS
1 21 (46.67%) HTML
2 17 (37.78%) CSS3
2 17 (37.78%) HTML5
3 16 (35.56%) Hibernate
3 16 (35.56%) RESTful
3 16 (35.56%) Spring
4 10 (22.22%) .NET
4 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (20.00%) Ajax
5 9 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.67%) LAMP
7 1 (2.22%) Ember.js
7 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.22%) Laravel
7 1 (2.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 3 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) TDD
3 28 (62.22%) Microservices
4 26 (57.78%) OO
5 23 (51.11%) SOA
6 22 (48.89%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (46.67%) Scrum
8 20 (44.44%) Open Source
9 16 (35.56%) Pair Programming
9 16 (35.56%) Software Delivery
10 13 (28.89%) Front End Development
11 11 (24.44%) MVC
12 10 (22.22%) SOLID
13 6 (13.33%) DevOps
13 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
14 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
14 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
14 5 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
15 4 (8.89%) BDD
15 4 (8.89%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) Clojure
3 16 (35.56%) Groovy
3 16 (35.56%) Scala
4 13 (28.89%) SQL
5 10 (22.22%) C#
5 10 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.33%) PHP
7 4 (8.89%) C
7 4 (8.89%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Sitecore
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle