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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 98 61 82
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +21
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 1.92% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 2.31% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 0
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£363 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.75 £33.84 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+44.06% -7.28%
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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
1310 951 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.95% 83.06% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 680 371
Average daily rate £363 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 20
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.31 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £64.25 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 2015, 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 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) CSS
3 16 (55.17%) HTML
4 14 (48.28%) OO
5 13 (44.83%) MySQL
6 12 (41.38%) MVC
6 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (37.93%) C#
7 11 (37.93%) Java
8 9 (31.03%) PHP
8 9 (31.03%) Python
9 8 (27.59%) XML
10 7 (24.14%) jQuery
10 7 (24.14%) HTML5
10 7 (24.14%) CSS3
11 6 (20.69%) Zend
11 6 (20.69%) .NET
11 6 (20.69%) TDD
12 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
12 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (17.24%) LAMP
12 5 (17.24%) NetBeans
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle
12 5 (17.24%) Swing
12 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
12 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
12 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
12 5 (17.24%) Life Science
12 5 (17.24%) Chemistry
12 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
2 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
1 5 (17.24%) NetBeans
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 4 (13.79%) Maven
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) PHPUnit
4 2 (6.90%) NUnit
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) JUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) PHP Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Release Manager
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (10.34%) PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) CSS
2 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) XML
4 7 (24.14%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) jQuery
4 7 (24.14%) CSS3
5 6 (20.69%) .NET
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
6 5 (17.24%) Swing
6 5 (17.24%) LAMP
6 5 (17.24%) JavaFX
6 5 (17.24%) JFace
6 5 (17.24%) JFreeChart
7 4 (13.79%) Doctrine
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
8 3 (10.34%) XHTML
8 3 (10.34%) Ajax
8 3 (10.34%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (10.34%) Sass
8 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Life Science
1 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
1 5 (17.24%) Chemistry
2 3 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
1 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) OO
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) Functional Programming
4 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Discovery
4 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) Release Management
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
6 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) Planning Poker
6 3 (10.34%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) PHP
3 9 (31.03%) Python
4 5 (17.24%) Groovy
5 4 (13.79%) Perl
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) PHP5
8 1 (3.45%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Zend
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
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