The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 64 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing OO 27 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.76% 3.57% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 4.94% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 10
Average daily rate
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£363 £331 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £385 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1152 891 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.20% 72.20% 73.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 479 393
Average daily rate £373 £347 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 37
Average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Salford -2 3 £369 +11.32% 1
Bolton - 1 £325 -
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 32 (34.41%) TDD
3 32 (34.41%) Software Engineering
4 29 (31.18%) MVC
5 28 (30.11%) PHP
5 28 (30.11%) HTML
6 26 (27.96%) Web Services
7 25 (26.88%) Linux
7 25 (26.88%) OOP
8 24 (25.81%) Java
8 24 (25.81%) Scrum
9 23 (24.73%) MySQL
10 21 (22.58%) CSS
10 21 (22.58%) .NET
11 20 (21.51%) C#
12 18 (19.35%) Oracle
12 18 (19.35%) SQL
12 18 (19.35%) jQuery
13 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (15.05%) HTML5
14 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
14 14 (15.05%) Apache
14 14 (15.05%) Subversion
14 14 (15.05%) AngularJS
15 13 (13.98%) UNIX
15 13 (13.98%) Windows
15 13 (13.98%) Perl
15 13 (13.98%) NoSQL
16 12 (12.90%) JIRA

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (15.05%) Apache
2 8 (8.60%) Confluence
3 7 (7.53%) CMS
3 7 (7.53%) Zope
4 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.30%) Node.js
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.23%) Drupal
7 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Doxygen
2 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.23%) Magento
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.30%) PaaS
3 3 (3.23%) SaaS
4 2 (2.15%) IaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) Internet
2 6 (6.45%) Bluetooth
2 6 (6.45%) GSM
2 6 (6.45%) AMQP
3 1 (1.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) MySQL
2 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.98%) NoSQL
4 12 (12.90%) Oracle Database
5 11 (11.83%) Hadoop
5 11 (11.83%) MongoDB
6 8 (8.60%) Big Data
7 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.38%) CouchDB
8 4 (4.30%) SimpleDB
9 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.15%) Couchbase
10 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Subversion
2 12 (12.90%) Eclipse
2 12 (12.90%) JIRA
3 11 (11.83%) JUnit
4 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.68%) Gradle
5 7 (7.53%) Mercurial
5 7 (7.53%) Ant
6 6 (6.45%) Visual Studio
6 6 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.38%) GoogleTest
8 4 (4.30%) Maven
9 3 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.23%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (2.15%) PHPUnit
10 2 (2.15%) Lombardi
10 2 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (1.08%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.08%) Xcode
11 1 (1.08%) NUnit
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.38%) Marketing
5 4 (4.30%) Retail
5 4 (4.30%) Back Office
5 4 (4.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (84.95%) Developer
2 20 (21.51%) PHP Developer
3 13 (13.98%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.98%) .NET Developer
4 10 (10.75%) Web Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Software Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Perl Developer
7 6 (6.45%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (5.38%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Architect
9 4 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.23%) C Developer
10 3 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Hybris Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.23%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) HTML
2 26 (27.96%) Web Services
3 21 (22.58%) .NET
3 21 (22.58%) CSS
4 18 (19.35%) jQuery
5 14 (15.05%) HTML5
5 14 (15.05%) AngularJS
6 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 12 (12.90%) JSON
7 11 (11.83%) XML
8 10 (10.75%) Ajax
8 10 (10.75%) Memcached
9 9 (9.68%) LAMP
10 8 (8.60%) CodeIgniter
10 8 (8.60%) RESTful
11 7 (7.53%) Mason
11 7 (7.53%) Laravel
11 7 (7.53%) Catalyst
11 7 (7.53%) Django
11 7 (7.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.30%) Raspberry Pi
3 4 (4.30%) BeagleBone
3 4 (4.30%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.30%) Video on Demand
3 4 (4.30%) DTV
4 3 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.23%) Derivative
4 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.08%) mHealth
6 1 (1.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.08%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.88%) Linux
2 13 (13.98%) UNIX
2 13 (13.98%) Windows
3 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.23%) Android
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.41%) TDD
2 32 (34.41%) Software Engineering
3 29 (31.18%) MVC
4 25 (26.88%) OOP
5 24 (25.81%) Scrum
6 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.90%) SDLC
8 11 (11.83%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.75%) MapReduce
10 9 (9.68%) BDD
10 9 (9.68%) Open Source
11 8 (8.60%) Web Development
11 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.60%) SOA
12 7 (7.53%) User Stories
12 7 (7.53%) Test Scripting
12 7 (7.53%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.45%) Software Delivery
13 6 (6.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 28 (30.11%) PHP
3 24 (25.81%) Java
4 20 (21.51%) C#
5 18 (19.35%) SQL
6 13 (13.98%) Perl
7 11 (11.83%) C++
8 9 (9.68%) C
9 8 (8.60%) Python
10 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.30%) PHP5
10 4 (4.30%) Ruby
11 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.08%) VB6
13 1 (1.08%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.08%) VBScript
13 1 (1.08%) VB
13 1 (1.08%) VBA
13 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) DV Cleared
1 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) Degree
3 1 (1.08%) HND
3 1 (1.08%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.08%) OCPJP
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) Puppet
2 6 (6.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.45%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.38%) Google
6 4 (4.30%) Zend
6 4 (4.30%) SAP
6 4 (4.30%) HP
7 3 (3.23%) hybris
7 3 (3.23%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.08%) IBM
8 1 (1.08%) Sun
8 1 (1.08%) Appcelerator
8 1 (1.08%) Twitter
8 1 (1.08%) Kony
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