The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Design (OOD)
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 88 85
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3  
Contract jobs citing OOD 16 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.57% 0.63% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 0.74% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 2
Median daily rate £413 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £388 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +7.74% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -0.62% +11.11%  

OOD 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 872 1222 1021
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.83% 85.39% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 869 683
Median daily rate £400 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +9.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 17
Median hourly rate £26.50 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Leeds

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Leeds

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 25 (96.15%) OO
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (73.08%) Unit Testing
3 19 (73.08%) RESTful
3 19 (73.08%) Scrum
3 19 (73.08%) User Experience
4 18 (69.23%) Java
5 13 (50.00%) Android
5 13 (50.00%) Android SDK
5 13 (50.00%) Android Development
6 12 (46.15%) Mobile App
7 10 (38.46%) iOS Development
7 10 (38.46%) Android Studio
7 10 (38.46%) Apple iOS
8 9 (34.62%) Cocoa
8 9 (34.62%) Xcode
8 9 (34.62%) Objective-C
8 9 (34.62%) Cocoa Touch
8 9 (34.62%) Apple Swift
9 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
9 7 (26.92%) HTML
9 7 (26.92%) TDD
10 6 (23.08%) Open Source
10 6 (23.08%) Confluence
10 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 6 (23.08%) SOA
10 6 (23.08%) Middleware
10 6 (23.08%) JIRA
11 4 (15.38%) .NET
11 4 (15.38%) Spring.NET

OOD
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 6 (23.08%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Android Studio
2 9 (34.62%) Xcode
3 6 (23.08%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.69%) Maven
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Android Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Android Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) iOS Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) RESTful
2 13 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 9 (34.62%) Cocoa
3 9 (34.62%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
4 7 (26.92%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) Middleware
6 4 (15.38%) .NET
6 4 (15.38%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
6 4 (15.38%) NHibernate
6 4 (15.38%) Spring.NET
7 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
7 3 (11.54%) Spring
8 2 (7.69%) React
8 2 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) User Experience
2 12 (46.15%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Android
2 10 (38.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) OO
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (73.08%) Scrum
3 19 (73.08%) Unit Testing
4 13 (50.00%) Android Development
5 10 (38.46%) iOS Development
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
7 6 (23.08%) Open Source
7 6 (23.08%) SOA
8 4 (15.38%) SOLID
9 3 (11.54%) Analytics
9 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
10 1 (3.85%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) Apple Swift
2 9 (34.62%) Objective-C
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) Python
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
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