The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 76 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.28% 0.56% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.71% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£270 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £12.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+213.72% -55.65%
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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
827 702 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 76.57% 78.35% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 403 454
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 13
Average hourly rate £14.87 £45.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.96% +233.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £16.00 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 16 (100.00%) OO
2 11 (68.75%) PHP
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) PHP5
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) LAMP
8 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 4 (25.00%) Apache
8 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (25.00%) Internet
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (25.00%) Web Development
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 3 (18.75%) Zend
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (12.50%) WinForms
10 2 (12.50%) XML

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Apache
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SugarCRM
2 2 (12.50%) WordPress
2 2 (12.50%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (18.75%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) LAMP
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) LINQ
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) Symfony
6 1 (6.25%) Laravel
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) OWASP
5 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) PHP
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 6 (37.50%) PHP5
5 2 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Zend
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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