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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 29 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Contract jobs citing OO 73 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.59% 2.90% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.53% 4.02% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 19 17
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£325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £268 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £390 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 £37.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.36% -6.87%
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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
970 871 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.22% 72.22% 65.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 464 472
Average daily rate £338 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 43 49
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £28.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -38.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 +6 9 £325 -7.14% 2
Bolton - 1 - -
Bury - - - - 3
Cheadle - - - - 1
Oldham - - - - 1
Rochdale - - - -
Stockport - - - - 9
Wigan - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - -
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 46 (42.20%) JavaScript
2 44 (40.37%) .NET
3 41 (37.61%) HTML
4 40 (36.70%) C#
5 39 (35.78%) SQL
6 38 (34.86%) SQL Server
6 38 (34.86%) CSS
7 35 (32.11%) Web Services
8 29 (26.61%) TDD
9 28 (25.69%) jQuery
9 28 (25.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (23.85%) OOP
11 23 (21.10%) PHP
11 23 (21.10%) MVC
12 21 (19.27%) ASP.NET
12 21 (19.27%) HTML5
13 20 (18.35%) Java
13 20 (18.35%) OOD
14 19 (17.43%) Oracle
15 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (15.60%) WCF
17 16 (14.68%) Finance
17 16 (14.68%) Scrum
17 16 (14.68%) E-Commerce
17 16 (14.68%) XML
18 15 (13.76%) XHTML
18 15 (13.76%) Git (software)
19 14 (12.84%) Windows
19 14 (12.84%) Linux
19 14 (12.84%) Oracle Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 5 (4.59%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.67%) Apache
3 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.83%) Drupal
5 1 (0.92%) WordPress
5 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.59%) Magento
2 3 (2.75%) SAP PM
2 3 (2.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.83%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.92%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.92%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
1 1 (0.92%) PaaS
1 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.86%) SQL Server
2 28 (25.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.84%) Oracle Database
4 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (8.26%) MySQL
6 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.93%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.17%) Subversion
4 7 (6.42%) MSTest
5 5 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.59%) Mercurial
5 5 (4.59%) JIRA
6 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.83%) Xcode
7 2 (1.83%) NUnit
7 2 (1.83%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.83%) Moq
7 2 (1.83%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.92%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.92%) Maven
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Retail
3 5 (4.59%) Games
4 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 2 (1.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (77.06%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) .NET Developer
3 27 (24.77%) C# Developer
4 26 (23.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (16.51%) PHP Developer
6 10 (9.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (9.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Business Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Web Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Business Systems Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (40.37%) .NET
2 41 (37.61%) HTML
3 38 (34.86%) CSS
4 35 (32.11%) Web Services
5 28 (25.69%) jQuery
6 21 (19.27%) HTML5
6 21 (19.27%) ASP.NET
7 17 (15.60%) WCF
8 16 (14.68%) XML
9 15 (13.76%) XHTML
10 12 (11.01%) XSD
10 12 (11.01%) WPF
10 12 (11.01%) .NET Framework
11 11 (10.09%) Ajax
12 10 (9.17%) LAMP
13 9 (8.26%) WinForms
13 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (8.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (8.26%) CSS3
14 8 (7.34%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.42%) Derivative
2 7 (6.42%) Animation
3 5 (4.59%) IPTV
3 5 (4.59%) Open Source
4 3 (2.75%) New Media
4 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) RIA
4 3 (2.75%) Telematics
5 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Social Media
6 1 (0.92%) Kindle
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Windows
1 14 (12.84%) Linux
2 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.83%) Android
4 1 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) TDD
2 26 (23.85%) OOP
3 23 (21.10%) MVC
4 20 (18.35%) OOD
5 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.68%) E-Commerce
6 16 (14.68%) Scrum
7 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.09%) OO PHP
9 10 (9.17%) Unit Testing
10 9 (8.26%) UML
10 9 (8.26%) CRM
11 8 (7.34%) Business Analysis
12 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
13 5 (4.59%) OOA/OOD
14 4 (3.67%) Software Testing
15 3 (2.75%) MVVM
15 3 (2.75%) Web Application Development
15 3 (2.75%) User Stories
16 2 (1.83%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (42.20%) JavaScript
2 40 (36.70%) C#
3 39 (35.78%) SQL
4 23 (21.10%) PHP
5 20 (18.35%) Java
6 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.59%) VB
6 5 (4.59%) VB6
7 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.67%) C++
8 3 (2.75%) Groovy
8 3 (2.75%) Scala
9 2 (1.83%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.83%) PHP5
9 2 (1.83%) Perl
9 2 (1.83%) ABAP
9 2 (1.83%) Python
10 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.92%) Ruby
10 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Oracle
2 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.42%) SAP
4 5 (4.59%) JBoss
5 4 (3.67%) Zend
6 1 (0.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
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