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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 98 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing OOD 10 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.21% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.27% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 10
Median daily rate £325 £308 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £308 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £512 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £339
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.73
% change year-on-year
- +11.19%
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
1480 1491 1049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.54% 79.14% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 883 646
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £31.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +117.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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
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 OOD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Stockport - 4 £310 - 1
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (88.24%) OO
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) WCF
5 7 (41.18%) TDD
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 6 (35.29%) CSS3
6 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) C++
7 5 (29.41%) BDD
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.76%) Ruby
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.76%) NUnit
9 2 (11.76%) Subversion
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle
9 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery

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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) AMQP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.88%) OrientDB
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Law
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 6 (35.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 6 (35.29%) HTML Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
1 8 (47.06%) jQuery
1 8 (47.06%) WCF
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) CSS3
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
3 2 (11.76%) Ninject
3 2 (11.76%) SignalR
3 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) OO
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
8 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) UML
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.88%) DevOps
9 1 (5.88%) OOP
9 1 (5.88%) SOLID
9 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Lua
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Zend