The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 65 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing OO 36 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.02% 1.94% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.56% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 30
Median daily rate £463 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.82% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £299 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
OO
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
1441 1133 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.05% 75.89% 73.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 680 497
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 31
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.31 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -26.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.95 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £40.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OO
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

OO
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 28 June 2016.

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

OO
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -1 9 £348 -4.13%
OO
North West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OO.

1 68 (78.16%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (59.77%) JavaScript
3 44 (50.57%) CSS
4 43 (49.43%) HTML
5 42 (48.28%) Java
6 41 (47.13%) TDD
7 37 (42.53%) OOP
7 37 (42.53%) HTML5
8 34 (39.08%) Scrum
9 29 (33.33%) CSS3
10 26 (29.89%) Spring
11 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
12 20 (22.99%) Hibernate
12 20 (22.99%) GitHub
12 20 (22.99%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (21.84%) RESTful
14 18 (20.69%) jQuery
14 18 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (20.69%) Open Source
14 18 (20.69%) SOA
14 18 (20.69%) User Experience
15 17 (19.54%) C#
15 17 (19.54%) .NET
15 17 (19.54%) MVC
15 17 (19.54%) Software Engineering
16 16 (18.39%) Scala
16 16 (18.39%) XML
16 16 (18.39%) Microservices
16 16 (18.39%) Software Delivery
17 15 (17.24%) Virtual Machines

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (5.75%) Confluence
2 2 (2.30%) CMS
2 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) IIS
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Magento
2 1 (1.15%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.99%) GitHub
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) MySQL
1 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.30%) Redis
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.24%) Mercurial
3 10 (11.49%) JIRA
3 10 (11.49%) Subversion
4 5 (5.75%) Jasmine
4 5 (5.75%) QUnit
5 4 (4.60%) JUnit
6 3 (3.45%) JsTestDriver
7 2 (2.30%) Ant
7 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.30%) Gradle
7 2 (2.30%) Grunt
7 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.30%) Maven
7 2 (2.30%) NUnit
7 2 (2.30%) PeopleTools
7 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.15%) Xcode
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Local Government
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (81.61%) Developer
2 32 (36.78%) Java Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Senior Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 15 (17.24%) Java Scala Developer
4 15 (17.24%) Scala Developer
4 15 (17.24%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 15 (17.24%) Senior Scala Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Android Developer
5 9 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (8.05%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (4.60%) HTML Developer
9 4 (4.60%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (50.57%) CSS
2 43 (49.43%) HTML
3 37 (42.53%) HTML5
4 29 (33.33%) CSS3
5 26 (29.89%) Spring
6 20 (22.99%) Hibernate
7 19 (21.84%) RESTful
8 18 (20.69%) jQuery
9 17 (19.54%) .NET
10 16 (18.39%) XML
11 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET
11 10 (11.49%) WCF
12 9 (10.34%) J2EE
13 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
13 8 (9.20%) JSON
14 7 (8.05%) .NET Framework
14 7 (8.05%) Ajax
14 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (8.05%) JSP
14 7 (8.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (20.69%) User Experience
3 9 (10.34%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.60%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.45%) Animation
5 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.30%) Semantic Web
6 2 (2.30%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.15%) Social Media
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Android
2 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.60%) AIX
3 4 (4.60%) Linux
3 4 (4.60%) Unix
4 3 (3.45%) Windows
5 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (78.16%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (47.13%) TDD
3 37 (42.53%) OOP
4 34 (39.08%) Scrum
5 18 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (20.69%) Open Source
5 18 (20.69%) SOA
6 17 (19.54%) MVC
6 17 (19.54%) Software Engineering
7 16 (18.39%) Microservices
7 16 (18.39%) Software Delivery
8 15 (17.24%) Pair Programming
9 14 (16.09%) Unit Testing
10 13 (14.94%) BDD
11 11 (12.64%) Android Development
11 11 (12.64%) OOD
12 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.20%) Front End Development
12 8 (9.20%) Mobile Development
13 7 (8.05%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.77%) JavaScript
2 42 (48.28%) Java
3 17 (19.54%) C#
4 16 (18.39%) Scala
5 15 (17.24%) Clojure
5 15 (17.24%) Groovy
6 10 (11.49%) SQL
7 9 (10.34%) PHP
8 8 (9.20%) C++
9 5 (5.75%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.45%) C
10 3 (3.45%) PeopleCode
10 3 (3.45%) Python
10 3 (3.45%) Ruby
10 3 (3.45%) SQR
10 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.30%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.30%) Go
11 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.45%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) PhD
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.60%) Atlassian
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle
2 3 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.30%) hybris
3 2 (2.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe
4 1 (1.15%) HP
4 1 (1.15%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.15%) Xamarin
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago