The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Altrincham region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 7 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Altrincham 33.33% - 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.36% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +11.67%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Altrincham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Altrincham 91.67% 88.89% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Average daily rate £310 £280 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £291 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £9.25 £12.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
OO
Manchester

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Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Altrincham

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Altrincham

OO
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Altrincham region citing OO 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 OO.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSD
1 8 (100.00%) OOD
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) User Stories
2 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (87.50%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
2 7 (87.50%) RIA
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) MVVM
2 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum

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Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Altrincham region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Web Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Web Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSD
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) RIA
1 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OOD
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) MVVM
2 7 (87.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle