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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing OOD 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.39% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.46% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Median daily rate £375 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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
1096 1515 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.16% 84.40% 78.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 886 696
Median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 40 33
Median hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.37% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Altrincham - 1 - - 1
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 17 (94.44%) OO
2 10 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) SaaS
4 8 (44.44%) PHP
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 6 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) Apache
6 6 (33.33%) LAMP
6 6 (33.33%) Web Design
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) OOP
6 6 (33.33%) MySQL
6 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 6 (33.33%) Amazon EC2

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 6 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (44.44%) SaaS
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 6 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
1 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 4 (22.22%) LAMP Developer
4 4 (22.22%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Architect
7 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
1 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (33.33%) LAMP
4 6 (33.33%) REST
4 6 (33.33%) RESTful
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) WPF
4 6 (33.33%) Zend Framework
5 5 (27.78%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
7 2 (11.11%) Java EE
7 2 (11.11%) JSP
7 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 2 (11.11%) Struts
7 2 (11.11%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (33.33%) OOP
4 6 (33.33%) Web Design
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Zend