The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.060% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £310 £295
% change year-on-year
+41.12% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 - -
Refactoring
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1335 1179 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.42% 76.41% 73.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 721 572
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £457 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 40
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.47 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% +30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £12.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £175.00 £124.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Refactoring
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 1 £315 - 5
Refactoring
Yorkshire

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
2 17 (94.44%) Ruby
2 17 (94.44%) Java
3 16 (88.89%) TDD
3 16 (88.89%) C#
3 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
4 14 (77.78%) ATDD
5 12 (66.67%) Cucumber
6 9 (50.00%) User Stories
7 6 (33.33%) Product Management
8 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.11%) Couchbase
9 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
9 2 (11.11%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 2 (11.11%) Kanban
9 2 (11.11%) Linux
10 1 (5.56%) Apache
10 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
10 1 (5.56%) Python
10 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
10 1 (5.56%) DHCP
10 1 (5.56%) HTTP
10 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
10 1 (5.56%) DNS
10 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
10 1 (5.56%) SSL

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Route 53
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) Couchbase
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.56%) SimpleDB
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Coach
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
3 16 (88.89%) TDD
3 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
4 14 (77.78%) ATDD
5 9 (50.00%) User Stories
6 6 (33.33%) Product Management
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
8 2 (11.11%) Kanban
9 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.56%) MVC
9 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 1 (5.56%) Release Management
9 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Network Design
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Ruby
1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Salt
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle