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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 65 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing OO 37 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.02% 2.78% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 3.71% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 26
Median daily rate £438 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £298 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £38.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% -5.55%
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
1474 1160 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.41% 75.13% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 638 469
Median daily rate £400 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £16.29 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.21% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.85 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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 11 £450 +22.03%
Altrincham - 1 £370 - 5
OO
North West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OO.

1 61 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (53.41%) JavaScript
3 42 (47.73%) Java
4 39 (44.32%) HTML
5 37 (42.05%) CSS
5 37 (42.05%) TDD
6 35 (39.77%) OOP
7 29 (32.95%) HTML5
8 27 (30.68%) Scrum
9 24 (27.27%) XML
10 23 (26.14%) CSS3
11 22 (25.00%) Spring
12 21 (23.86%) .NET
13 20 (22.73%) C#
13 20 (22.73%) jQuery
13 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
14 18 (20.45%) User Experience
15 17 (19.32%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
15 17 (19.32%) MVC
16 16 (18.18%) C++
16 16 (18.18%) SOA
17 15 (17.05%) Hibernate
17 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (15.91%) RESTful
18 14 (15.91%) Open Source
19 13 (14.77%) GitHub
19 13 (14.77%) Unit Testing
20 12 (13.64%) WCF
20 12 (13.64%) JSON

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 5 (5.68%) Confluence
2 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.41%) Node.js
4 2 (2.27%) CMS
4 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Magento
2 1 (1.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.77%) GitHub
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
2 1 (1.14%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.09%) MySQL
4 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.27%) DB2
5 2 (2.27%) Redis
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 10 (11.36%) JIRA
4 8 (9.09%) Subversion
5 3 (3.41%) JUnit
6 2 (2.27%) Ant
6 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.27%) Gradle
6 2 (2.27%) Grunt
6 2 (2.27%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.27%) Maven
6 2 (2.27%) NUnit
6 2 (2.27%) PeopleTools
6 2 (2.27%) QUnit
6 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.14%) PhpStorm
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Local Government
4 2 (2.27%) Games
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Back Office
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (80.68%) Developer
2 31 (35.23%) Java Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Senior Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Scala Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Senior Scala Developer
6 8 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Android Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.68%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) iOS Developer
9 4 (4.55%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (44.32%) HTML
2 37 (42.05%) CSS
3 29 (32.95%) HTML5
4 24 (27.27%) XML
5 23 (26.14%) CSS3
6 22 (25.00%) Spring
7 21 (23.86%) .NET
8 20 (22.73%) jQuery
9 15 (17.05%) Hibernate
10 14 (15.91%) RESTful
11 12 (13.64%) J2EE
11 12 (13.64%) JSON
11 12 (13.64%) SOAP
11 12 (13.64%) WCF
12 10 (11.36%) .NET Framework
12 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET
13 9 (10.23%) Web Services
14 8 (9.09%) Ajax
14 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
15 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) User Experience
2 17 (19.32%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (10.23%) Mobile App
4 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (4.55%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.41%) PMI
7 2 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.27%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Android
2 6 (6.82%) AIX
3 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.68%) Linux
3 5 (5.68%) Windows
4 4 (4.55%) Unix
5 3 (3.41%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Vista
5 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.05%) TDD
3 35 (39.77%) OOP
4 27 (30.68%) Scrum
5 17 (19.32%) MVC
5 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
6 16 (18.18%) SOA
7 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (15.91%) Open Source
9 13 (14.77%) Unit Testing
10 12 (13.64%) BDD
10 12 (13.64%) Microservices
10 12 (13.64%) OOD
10 12 (13.64%) Software Delivery
11 11 (12.50%) Pair Programming
12 10 (11.36%) Android Development
13 9 (10.23%) Translating Business Requirements
14 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
14 8 (9.09%) Mobile Development
15 7 (7.95%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (53.41%) JavaScript
2 42 (47.73%) Java
3 20 (22.73%) C#
4 16 (18.18%) C++
5 12 (13.64%) Scala
6 11 (12.50%) Clojure
6 11 (12.50%) Groovy
6 11 (12.50%) SQL
7 9 (10.23%) PHP
8 7 (7.95%) Objective-C
9 4 (4.55%) C
10 3 (3.41%) PeopleCode
10 3 (3.41%) Python
10 3 (3.41%) Ruby
10 3 (3.41%) SQR
10 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.27%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.27%) Go
11 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) OCPJP
4 2 (2.27%) PhD
5 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.41%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe
5 1 (1.14%) hybris
5 1 (1.14%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.14%) Xamarin
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