The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 97 91 72
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing OOD 9 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.25% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.32% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 13
Median daily rate £338 £600 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +84.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £480 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -27.27%
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
1500 1246 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.56% 76.82% 73.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 760 522
Median daily rate £405 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -17.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) OO
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
4 10 (52.63%) MVC
5 9 (47.37%) HTML
5 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (47.37%) .NET
5 9 (47.37%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) HTML5
6 8 (42.11%) CSS3
7 7 (36.84%) jQuery
7 7 (36.84%) WCF
7 7 (36.84%) Java
7 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 6 (31.58%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (26.32%) Java EE
9 5 (26.32%) JIRA
9 5 (26.32%) Confluence
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (26.32%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (21.05%) User Experience
10 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
10 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
10 4 (21.05%) Atlassian

OOD
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 (26.32%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) AMQP
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.26%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) NUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Local Government
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (26.32%) HTML Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) UX Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) CSS3
2 8 (42.11%) HTML5
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) WCF
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Java EE
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (15.79%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
8 2 (10.53%) SignalR
8 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) W3C
4 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) OO
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
4 10 (52.63%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
6 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
8 2 (10.53%) OOP
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
9 1 (5.26%) SOA
9 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) Lua
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) PHP 5
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) SAP