The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 10 5
Contract jobs citing OO 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton - 11.76% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 14.81% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £294 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.63 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.38% -3.43%
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Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 66.67% 79.41% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 3
Median daily rate £400 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £213 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for OO.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 2 (66.67%) Single Responsibility Principle
2 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Single Responsibility Principle
2 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL