The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented (OO)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 44 45
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1  
Contract jobs citing OO 40 70 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.70% 4.75% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 5.34% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 60 50
Median daily rate £400 £413 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +23.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.67 £41.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +15.20% +3.43%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 957 1310 1326
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.45% 88.87% 86.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 931 984
Median daily rate £403 £425 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +21.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 OO.

1 67 (70.53%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (49.47%) Java
3 40 (42.11%) Git (software)
4 35 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 30 (31.58%) SQL
6 29 (30.53%) Unit Testing
7 28 (29.47%) RESTful
7 28 (29.47%) Scrum
7 28 (29.47%) User Experience
8 27 (28.42%) HTML
8 27 (28.42%) CSS
9 25 (26.32%) OOD
9 25 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (25.26%) Subversion
11 21 (22.11%) Python
12 20 (21.05%) NoSQL
13 19 (20.00%) Mercurial
14 18 (18.95%) Spring
15 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
15 17 (17.89%) Android
15 17 (17.89%) MySQL
15 17 (17.89%) MVC
16 16 (16.84%) Data Structures
16 16 (16.84%) Algorithms
17 15 (15.79%) Mobile App
17 15 (15.79%) Android SDK
17 15 (15.79%) Android Development
17 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
18 14 (14.74%) TDD
18 14 (14.74%) Hibernate

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Co-occurring 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 3 (3.16%) CMS
2 2 (2.11%) Drupal
2 2 (2.11%) WordPress
3 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.05%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Firebase
2 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 17 (17.89%) MySQL
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (6.32%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.05%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 24 (25.26%) Subversion
3 19 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 14 (14.74%) Android Studio
5 13 (13.68%) Xcode
6 5 (5.26%) JIRA
7 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.21%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.11%) Gradle
8 2 (2.11%) Mockito
8 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.05%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.05%) Grunt
9 1 (1.05%) jMock
9 1 (1.05%) JUnit
9 1 (1.05%) Maven
9 1 (1.05%) Selenium
9 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (6.32%) Publishing
2 2 (2.11%) Electronics
2 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Back Office
3 1 (1.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 88 (92.63%) Developer
2 26 (27.37%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.68%) iOS Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Android Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Android Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Python Developer
6 8 (8.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.21%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.16%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (3.16%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.16%) PHP Software Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Digital Architect
11 2 (2.11%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.47%) RESTful
2 27 (28.42%) CSS
2 27 (28.42%) HTML
3 18 (18.95%) Spring
4 15 (15.79%) Android SDK
5 14 (14.74%) Hibernate
6 13 (13.68%) Cocoa
6 13 (13.68%) CSS3
6 13 (13.68%) HTML5
7 12 (12.63%) .NET
7 12 (12.63%) AngularJS
7 12 (12.63%) Cocoa Touch
7 12 (12.63%) Node.js
7 12 (12.63%) React
8 11 (11.58%) .NET Framework
8 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET
8 11 (11.58%) Entity Framework
9 7 (7.37%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (7.37%) REST
10 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.47%) User Experience
2 16 (16.84%) Algorithms
2 16 (16.84%) Data Structures
3 15 (15.79%) Mobile App
4 11 (11.58%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.05%) iPad
7 1 (1.05%) iPhone
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
7 1 (1.05%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.89%) Android
2 13 (13.68%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.32%) Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Windows
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (70.53%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.53%) Unit Testing
3 28 (29.47%) Scrum
4 25 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (26.32%) OOD
5 17 (17.89%) MVC
5 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
6 15 (15.79%) Android Development
6 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 14 (14.74%) OOP
7 14 (14.74%) TDD
8 13 (13.68%) iOS Development
9 11 (11.58%) DevOps
10 10 (10.53%) SOLID
11 7 (7.37%) Analytics
11 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.32%) OO PHP
13 5 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.26%) Microservices
13 5 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (49.47%) Java
2 35 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 30 (31.58%) SQL
4 21 (22.11%) Python
5 13 (13.68%) C#
5 13 (13.68%) Objective-C
6 12 (12.63%) Apple Swift
7 9 (9.47%) PHP
8 3 (3.16%) C
8 3 (3.16%) C++
9 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.11%) ES6
9 2 (2.11%) Ruby
10 1 (1.05%) Go
10 1 (1.05%) Scala
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.05%) VB
10 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Ansible
1 4 (4.21%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (4.21%) Oracle
2 3 (3.16%) Zend
3 1 (1.05%) Apple
3 1 (1.05%) Google
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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