The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 87 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Contract jobs citing OOP 20 44 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 2.26% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 2.81% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 12
Median daily rate £375 £350 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £388 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £32.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-50.99% -18.37%
OOP
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
1404 1567 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.78% 80.32% 76.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 901 701
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 42 32
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

OOP
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 OOP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Salford -11 4 £419 +11.66%
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (63.79%) Git (software)
3 33 (56.90%) Scrum
4 31 (53.45%) TDD
5 29 (50.00%) Java
6 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
7 25 (43.10%) BDD
8 23 (39.66%) Android
9 22 (37.93%) RESTful
9 22 (37.93%) HTML
10 20 (34.48%) CSS
10 20 (34.48%) Apple iOS
10 20 (34.48%) Subversion
11 19 (32.76%) HTML5
11 19 (32.76%) OO
12 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
12 18 (31.03%) Android Development
13 17 (29.31%) User Experience
13 17 (29.31%) Web Services
14 16 (27.59%) JSON
14 16 (27.59%) Unit Testing
15 15 (25.86%) REST
16 14 (24.14%) Project Management
16 14 (24.14%) PHP
16 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (24.14%) Pair Programming
17 13 (22.41%) iOS Development
18 12 (20.69%) GitHub
18 12 (20.69%) CSS3
18 12 (20.69%) Mercurial

OOP
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 (10.34%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) GitHub
2 6 (10.34%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Internet
2 8 (13.79%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.72%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) MySQL
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.72%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Redis
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (63.79%) Git (software)
2 20 (34.48%) Subversion
3 12 (20.69%) Mercurial
4 8 (13.79%) JUnit
5 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.34%) JIRA
6 4 (6.90%) Xcode
7 3 (5.17%) Calabash
7 3 (5.17%) Hudson
7 3 (5.17%) Robotium
7 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.45%) Selenium
8 2 (3.45%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.72%) JsTestDriver
9 1 (1.72%) QUnit
General
1 8 (13.79%) Games
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (86.21%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Android Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Senior Developer
3 15 (25.86%) Java Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Java Scala Developer
4 11 (18.97%) PHP Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Scala Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Senior Scala Developer
5 9 (15.52%) iOS Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Objective-C Developer
8 4 (6.90%) iOS Android Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Java Android Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Java Mobile Developer
8 4 (6.90%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Magento Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (6.90%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.93%) HTML
1 22 (37.93%) RESTful
2 20 (34.48%) CSS
3 19 (32.76%) HTML5
4 17 (29.31%) Web Services
5 16 (27.59%) JSON
6 15 (25.86%) REST
7 12 (20.69%) CSS3
8 11 (18.97%) Hibernate
8 11 (18.97%) Spring
9 10 (17.24%) XML
10 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 7 (12.07%) jQuery
11 7 (12.07%) LAMP
12 6 (10.34%) .NET
12 6 (10.34%) Zend Framework
13 5 (8.62%) React
14 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
14 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (6.90%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) User Experience
2 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.17%) Streaming Media
5 2 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.45%) Interactive TV
5 2 (3.45%) IPTV
5 2 (3.45%) MHEG
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile Games
5 2 (3.45%) New Media
6 1 (1.72%) Animation
6 1 (1.72%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Android
2 20 (34.48%) Apple iOS
3 7 (12.07%) Linux
4 4 (6.90%) Windows
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.72%) Unix
6 1 (1.72%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (56.90%) Scrum
3 31 (53.45%) TDD
4 25 (43.10%) BDD
5 19 (32.76%) OO
6 18 (31.03%) Android Development
6 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
7 16 (27.59%) Unit Testing
8 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (24.14%) Pair Programming
8 14 (24.14%) Project Management
9 13 (22.41%) iOS Development
10 11 (18.97%) Microservices
10 11 (18.97%) MVC
10 11 (18.97%) Open Source
10 11 (18.97%) SOA
10 11 (18.97%) Software Delivery
10 11 (18.97%) Software Testing
11 8 (13.79%) Automated Testing
11 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) Java
2 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.14%) PHP
4 11 (18.97%) Clojure
4 11 (18.97%) Groovy
4 11 (18.97%) Objective-C
4 11 (18.97%) Scala
5 9 (15.52%) C#
6 4 (6.90%) Apple Swift
6 4 (6.90%) C++
6 4 (6.90%) SQL
7 2 (3.45%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.45%) ES6
7 2 (3.45%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Zend
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) OpenTV
4 1 (1.72%) Facebook
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Xamarin
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