The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 78 70 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
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£325 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
- -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £32.50
OOA/OOD
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
953 880 954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.08% 72.13% 65.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 471 474
Average daily rate £338 £333 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +3.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 49
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Manchester region.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Manchester region.

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 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
Altrincham - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
OOA/OOD
North West

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 6 (60.00%) EJB
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) J2EE
4 6 (60.00%) JBoss
4 6 (60.00%) UML
5 5 (50.00%) OOP
5 5 (50.00%) OO
5 5 (50.00%) Java RMI
5 5 (50.00%) OOD
5 5 (50.00%) RUP
5 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (50.00%) MQSeries
5 5 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (50.00%) Struts
5 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (50.00%) CMS
5 5 (50.00%) LAMP
5 5 (50.00%) Hibernate

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (50.00%) CMS
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (50.00%) Escenic
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Programmer
3 5 (50.00%) Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Java Programmer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Java Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) EJB
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
4 5 (50.00%) Java RMI
4 5 (50.00%) Struts
4 5 (50.00%) LAMP
4 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) JSF
4 5 (50.00%) Ajax
4 5 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
1 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) UML
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) OOD
3 5 (50.00%) RUP
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Test-First Development
6 1 (10.00%) Network Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) SAP