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 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
North West / Manchester
Rank 57 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Contract jobs citing OO 34 51 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.51% 2.83% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 3.33% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 58
Median daily rate £313 £356 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £293 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.17 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.86% +15.12%

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
1118 1533 1177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.69% 84.98% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 894 702
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

OO
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 - 2 £425 - 2
OO
North West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 50 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.76%) JavaScript
3 38 (44.71%) HTML
4 35 (41.18%) Java
5 29 (34.12%) REST
6 27 (31.76%) Web Services
6 27 (31.76%) TDD
7 26 (30.59%) Scrum
8 25 (29.41%) OOD
9 24 (28.24%) SQL
10 23 (27.06%) C#
10 23 (27.06%) CSS
11 22 (25.88%) .NET
12 21 (24.71%) MVC
12 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
13 20 (23.53%) RESTful
13 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
14 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET
14 19 (22.35%) OOP
15 18 (21.18%) PHP
15 18 (21.18%) Git (software)
16 17 (20.00%) Microservices
17 16 (18.82%) NoSQL
17 16 (18.82%) Node.js
17 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (18.82%) HTML5
17 16 (18.82%) Hibernate
17 16 (18.82%) Spring
17 16 (18.82%) SOAP
17 16 (18.82%) SOA

OO
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 7 (8.24%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) CMS
2 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.35%) WordPress
3 1 (1.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) InVision
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Magento
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (9.41%) SaaS
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.06%) Amazon S3
3 6 (7.06%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.53%) GitHub
5 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) HTTP
2 2 (2.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) NoSQL
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.47%) MySQL
4 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.35%) DB2
6 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.59%) JUnit
3 8 (9.41%) NUnit
4 5 (5.88%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.53%) Subversion
6 2 (2.35%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.35%) Grunt
6 2 (2.35%) gulp
6 2 (2.35%) Selenium
7 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.18%) JIRA
7 1 (1.18%) Maven
7 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Games
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (91.76%) Developer
2 27 (31.76%) Java Developer
3 18 (21.18%) .NET Developer
4 14 (16.47%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (14.12%) PHP Developer
5 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Angular Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Architect
7 5 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Linux Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Node.js Developer
8 4 (4.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (4.71%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (44.71%) HTML
2 29 (34.12%) REST
3 27 (31.76%) Web Services
4 23 (27.06%) CSS
5 22 (25.88%) .NET
6 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
7 20 (23.53%) RESTful
8 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET
9 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (18.82%) Hibernate
9 16 (18.82%) HTML5
9 16 (18.82%) Node.js
9 16 (18.82%) SOAP
9 16 (18.82%) Spring
10 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (16.47%) CSS3
11 14 (16.47%) jQuery
12 10 (11.76%) Java EE
12 10 (11.76%) React
13 9 (10.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.71%) User Experience
4 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.35%) Fintech
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) Clustering
5 1 (1.18%) iPad
5 1 (1.18%) Replication
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Linux
2 7 (8.24%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) CentOS
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.76%) TDD
3 26 (30.59%) Scrum
4 25 (29.41%) OOD
5 21 (24.71%) MVC
6 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 19 (22.35%) OOP
8 17 (20.00%) Microservices
9 16 (18.82%) SOA
10 15 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (14.12%) BDD
12 9 (10.59%) Software Delivery
12 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
13 8 (9.41%) Data Modelling
13 8 (9.41%) Pair Programming
13 8 (9.41%) Web Design
14 7 (8.24%) Continuous Deployment
14 7 (8.24%) Front End Development
14 7 (8.24%) SDLC
14 7 (8.24%) UML
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.76%) JavaScript
2 35 (41.18%) Java
3 24 (28.24%) SQL
4 23 (27.06%) C#
5 18 (21.18%) PHP
6 8 (9.41%) Clojure
6 8 (9.41%) Groovy
6 8 (9.41%) Scala
7 7 (8.24%) Python
7 7 (8.24%) Ruby
8 6 (7.06%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.88%) F#
10 2 (2.35%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.18%) Perl
11 1 (1.18%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Zend
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.35%) Adobe
3 2 (2.35%) IBM
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.35%) Perforce
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat