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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 89 100 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -40
Contract jobs citing OOP 20 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.36% 0.26% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.30% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 23
Median daily rate £500 £369 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +22.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £48.75 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.06%
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
1299 1325 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 88.13% 86.04% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 984 715
Median daily rate £425 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.28 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 (66.67%) OO
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (61.54%) TDD
3 22 (56.41%) Java
3 22 (56.41%) Microservices
4 20 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (48.72%) Open Source
5 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
6 18 (46.15%) HTML
6 18 (46.15%) CSS
6 18 (46.15%) SOA
7 17 (43.59%) Scrum
8 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
9 14 (35.90%) Scala
9 14 (35.90%) Front End Development
9 14 (35.90%) SQL
10 13 (33.33%) HTML5
10 13 (33.33%) CSS3
10 13 (33.33%) GitHub
10 13 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
11 12 (30.77%) Clojure
11 12 (30.77%) Mercurial
11 12 (30.77%) RESTful
11 12 (30.77%) Groovy
11 12 (30.77%) Software Delivery
11 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (30.77%) Hibernate
11 12 (30.77%) Pair Programming
11 12 (30.77%) Spring
12 11 (28.21%) Linux

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 5 (12.82%) Apache Solr
1 5 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.26%) CMS
3 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) GitHub
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) FTP
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) IPsec
1 1 (2.56%) SSL
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
3 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
2 12 (30.77%) Mercurial
3 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.38%) Travis CI
4 5 (12.82%) Subversion
5 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.69%) git-flow
5 3 (7.69%) Gradle
5 3 (7.69%) JIRA
5 3 (7.69%) JUnit
5 3 (7.69%) VersionOne
6 1 (2.56%) Firebug
6 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (7.69%) Online Betting
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Java Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Senior Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (30.77%) Java Scala Developer
4 12 (30.77%) Scala Developer
4 12 (30.77%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 12 (30.77%) Senior Scala Developer
5 7 (17.95%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Digital Transformation
6 4 (10.26%) Head of DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Head of Digital
6 4 (10.26%) Head of Digital Transformation
6 4 (10.26%) Head of Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Sitecore Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Android Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) CSS
1 18 (46.15%) HTML
2 13 (33.33%) CSS3
2 13 (33.33%) HTML5
3 12 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 12 (30.77%) RESTful
3 12 (30.77%) Spring
4 9 (23.08%) .NET
4 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (20.51%) Ajax
5 8 (20.51%) jQuery
6 5 (12.82%) LAMP
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) REST
7 2 (5.13%) XML
8 1 (2.56%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Wiki
4 2 (5.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (66.67%) OO
2 24 (61.54%) TDD
3 22 (56.41%) Microservices
4 20 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (48.72%) Open Source
6 18 (46.15%) SOA
7 17 (43.59%) Scrum
8 14 (35.90%) Front End Development
9 12 (30.77%) Pair Programming
9 12 (30.77%) Software Delivery
10 10 (25.64%) MVC
11 9 (23.08%) SOLID
12 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
12 6 (15.38%) DevOps
12 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
13 5 (12.82%) Information Architecture
13 5 (12.82%) OWASP
13 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
13 5 (12.82%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.90%) Scala
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 12 (30.77%) Clojure
4 12 (30.77%) Groovy
5 9 (23.08%) C#
5 9 (23.08%) PHP
5 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Sitecore