The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 97 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing OOD 9 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.56% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.72% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
Average daily rate £375 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
- +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -4.48%
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
1483 1106 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.84% 77.45% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 669 479
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing 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 OOD.

1 13 (86.67%) OO
2 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) WCF
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (46.67%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
6 5 (33.33%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) XSLT
6 5 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 4 (26.67%) JDBC
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) JBoss
7 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (26.67%) J2EE
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
8 3 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (20.00%) DHTML
8 3 (20.00%) EJB

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) JBoss
2 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) JUnit
1 3 (20.00%) Log4j
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (6.67%) Architect
7 1 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (6.67%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
7 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (46.67%) WCF
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) XSLT
5 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 4 (26.67%) JDBC
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
6 3 (20.00%) DHTML
6 3 (20.00%) EJB
6 3 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (20.00%) JSP
6 3 (20.00%) Struts
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) OO
2 9 (60.00%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (20.00%) BPEL
7 3 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (20.00%) Data Management
7 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (20.00%) ETL
7 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
7 3 (20.00%) Refactoring
7 3 (20.00%) SOA
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) UML
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) MVVM
8 2 (13.33%) OOP
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
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