The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 105 98 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-47.18% -
Refactoring
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
1323 1174 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.41% 86.01% 82.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 808 658
Median daily rate £425 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Median hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £26.60 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Refactoring
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring.

1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) VB
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SUSE
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps

Refactoring
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) SUSE
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware