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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 84 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.74% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.85% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Median daily rate £325 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% +36.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £32.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-50.99% -18.37%
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
961 1404 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.74% 86.93% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 940 682
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £10.66 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £16.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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
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 9 December 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 16 (61.54%) HTML
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 16 (61.54%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) OO
2 15 (57.69%) SOA
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) TDD
2 15 (57.69%) Microservices
3 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (50.00%) Open Source
3 13 (50.00%) Scrum
4 11 (42.31%) Java
4 11 (42.31%) Mercurial
4 11 (42.31%) Scala
4 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 11 (42.31%) Clojure
4 11 (42.31%) RESTful
4 11 (42.31%) Groovy
4 11 (42.31%) Pair Programming
4 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
4 11 (42.31%) Spring
4 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (42.31%) Software Delivery
4 11 (42.31%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (42.31%) CSS3
4 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (42.31%) GitHub
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) C++
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle

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 4 (15.38%) Apache Solr
1 4 (15.38%) CMS
1 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) GitHub
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Grunt
4 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Java Scala Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Scala Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Senior Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Senior Java Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Senior Scala Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C++ Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C++ Programmer
3 6 (23.08%) Programmer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) CSS
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) CSS3
2 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
2 11 (42.31%) HTML5
2 11 (42.31%) RESTful
2 11 (42.31%) Spring
3 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) Ajax
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (7.69%) LAMP
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) Django
5 1 (3.85%) React
5 1 (3.85%) Sass
5 1 (3.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (57.69%) Microservices
1 15 (57.69%) OO
1 15 (57.69%) SOA
1 15 (57.69%) TDD
2 13 (50.00%) Open Source
2 13 (50.00%) Scrum
3 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (42.31%) Pair Programming
3 11 (42.31%) Software Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) Concurrent Programming
4 6 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
5 5 (19.23%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 4 (15.38%) SOLID
7 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) Clojure
2 11 (42.31%) Groovy
2 11 (42.31%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Scala
3 6 (23.08%) C
3 6 (23.08%) C++
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Sitecore