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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 47 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing OO 47 55 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.85% 3.97% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 5.46% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 20
Average daily rate
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£344 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £304 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
1212 1008 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.45% 72.83% 70.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 523 334
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 47
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.67 £12.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.31 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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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 5 May 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 5 May 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 0 4 £369 -1.66%
Bolton -4 3 £263 -30.00% 1
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 63 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (34.23%) TDD
2 38 (34.23%) JavaScript
3 36 (32.43%) .NET
3 36 (32.43%) Web Services
4 35 (31.53%) MVC
5 34 (30.63%) HTML
6 33 (29.73%) Java
7 32 (28.83%) Linux
8 31 (27.93%) Software Engineering
9 27 (24.32%) C#
10 26 (23.42%) PHP
10 26 (23.42%) CSS
10 26 (23.42%) OOP
11 25 (22.52%) SQL
12 22 (19.82%) Scrum
13 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
13 21 (18.92%) jQuery
14 19 (17.12%) NoSQL
15 18 (16.22%) HTML5
15 18 (16.22%) MySQL
15 18 (16.22%) Oracle
15 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
16 17 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (15.32%) JSON
17 16 (14.41%) Hadoop
17 16 (14.41%) C++
17 16 (14.41%) AngularJS
18 15 (13.51%) UNIX
18 15 (13.51%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 12 (10.81%) Apache
2 9 (8.11%) Confluence
3 7 (6.31%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.31%) CMS
4 6 (5.41%) Zope
5 4 (3.60%) Node.js
6 3 (2.70%) Drupal
6 3 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.90%) WordPress
8 1 (0.90%) IIS
8 1 (0.90%) JBoss
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Doxygen
2 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.80%) Magento
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) SaaS
2 4 (3.60%) PaaS
3 3 (2.70%) IaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) Bluetooth
1 8 (7.21%) GSM
1 8 (7.21%) Internet
2 7 (6.31%) AMQP
3 1 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.12%) NoSQL
3 18 (16.22%) MySQL
4 16 (14.41%) Hadoop
5 14 (12.61%) Big Data
6 13 (11.71%) Oracle Database
6 13 (11.71%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.60%) Couchbase
8 4 (3.60%) CouchDB
8 4 (3.60%) Redis
8 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.70%) SimpleDB
10 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Subversion
2 13 (11.71%) Eclipse
3 12 (10.81%) JUnit
3 12 (10.81%) JIRA
4 10 (9.01%) Visual Studio
4 10 (9.01%) Gradle
5 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
5 8 (7.21%) Ant
6 7 (6.31%) Mercurial
6 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.31%) GoogleTest
7 5 (4.50%) Maven
8 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.70%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.80%) MSTest
9 2 (1.80%) Lombardi
9 2 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.90%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.90%) Xcode
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.60%) Retail
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.70%) Back Office
5 3 (2.70%) Electronics
6 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 85 (76.58%) Developer
2 18 (16.22%) PHP Developer
3 16 (14.41%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.41%) .NET Developer
4 12 (10.81%) Architect
5 10 (9.01%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Web Developer
7 8 (7.21%) Software Architect
8 6 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Perl Developer
9 5 (4.50%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.60%) C++ Developer
10 4 (3.60%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.70%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
11 3 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (32.43%) .NET
1 36 (32.43%) Web Services
2 34 (30.63%) HTML
3 26 (23.42%) CSS
4 21 (18.92%) jQuery
5 18 (16.22%) HTML5
5 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
6 17 (15.32%) JSON
7 16 (14.41%) AngularJS
8 14 (12.61%) XML
9 11 (9.91%) Ajax
9 11 (9.91%) Memcached
10 10 (9.01%) CSS3
10 10 (9.01%) XSLT
11 9 (8.11%) LAMP
12 8 (7.21%) .NET Framework
12 8 (7.21%) WCF
12 8 (7.21%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (7.21%) RESTful
13 7 (6.31%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Open Source
2 12 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.50%) Raspberry Pi
4 5 (4.50%) BeagleBone
5 4 (3.60%) User Experience
5 4 (3.60%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.70%) DTV
6 3 (2.70%) Derivative
6 3 (2.70%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.70%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.80%) W3C
7 2 (1.80%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.90%) Clustering
8 1 (0.90%) Robotics
8 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.83%) Linux
2 15 (13.51%) UNIX
2 15 (13.51%) Windows
3 9 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.70%) Android
6 1 (0.90%) AIX
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (34.23%) TDD
3 35 (31.53%) MVC
4 31 (27.93%) Software Engineering
5 26 (23.42%) OOP
6 22 (19.82%) Scrum
7 17 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (12.61%) SOA
9 12 (10.81%) BDD
10 11 (9.91%) Unit Testing
11 10 (9.01%) OOD
11 10 (9.01%) MapReduce
12 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.11%) Web Development
13 8 (7.21%) E-Commerce
13 8 (7.21%) User Stories
13 8 (7.21%) Test Scripting
14 7 (6.31%) Software Delivery
14 7 (6.31%) Configuration Management
15 5 (4.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) JavaScript
2 33 (29.73%) Java
3 27 (24.32%) C#
4 26 (23.42%) PHP
5 25 (22.52%) SQL
6 16 (14.41%) C++
7 13 (11.71%) Python
8 11 (9.91%) Perl
9 10 (9.01%) Ruby
9 10 (9.01%) C
10 5 (4.50%) PHP5
11 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.80%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.80%) VB
13 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.90%) Delphi
13 1 (0.90%) VB6
13 1 (0.90%) Lua
13 1 (0.90%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) DV Cleared
1 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.80%) Degree
3 1 (0.90%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.90%) OCPJP
Systems Management
1 10 (9.01%) Puppet
2 7 (6.31%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (16.22%) Oracle
2 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.81%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.31%) Google
3 7 (6.31%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.60%) HP
5 3 (2.70%) hybris
5 3 (2.70%) Zend
5 3 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (0.90%) IBM
6 1 (0.90%) Sun
6 1 (0.90%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.90%) Twitter
6 1 (0.90%) Kony
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