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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 73 80 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing OOP 38 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.06% 1.34% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.69% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 22
Median daily rate £445 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £33.64 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
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
1502 1417 1021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.28% 79.12% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 858 612
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 29
Median hourly rate £14.50 £33.64 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% +124.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +1 12 £419 +44.39%
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 55 (88.71%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (66.13%) Git (software)
3 40 (64.52%) Scrum
4 35 (56.45%) TDD
4 35 (56.45%) OO
5 32 (51.61%) CSS
5 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
6 30 (48.39%) HTML
7 28 (45.16%) Java
8 27 (43.55%) HTML5
9 26 (41.94%) Android
10 25 (40.32%) RESTful
11 24 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (37.10%) Unit Testing
12 23 (37.10%) BDD
13 22 (35.48%) Pair Programming
13 22 (35.48%) CSS3
13 22 (35.48%) GitHub
14 21 (33.87%) Android Development
14 21 (33.87%) User Experience
14 21 (33.87%) Subversion
14 21 (33.87%) Apple iOS
14 21 (33.87%) Mercurial
15 20 (32.26%) Open Source
15 20 (32.26%) Spring
15 20 (32.26%) SOA
16 19 (30.65%) Hibernate
16 19 (30.65%) Clojure
16 19 (30.65%) Scala
16 19 (30.65%) Groovy

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 1 (1.61%) Apache
1 1 (1.61%) Drupal
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
1 1 (1.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) GitHub
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) HTTP
2 8 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 3 (4.84%) Redis
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (66.13%) Git (software)
2 21 (33.87%) Mercurial
2 21 (33.87%) Subversion
3 8 (12.90%) JUnit
4 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.45%) Xcode
6 3 (4.84%) Calabash
6 3 (4.84%) Hudson
6 3 (4.84%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.84%) JsTestDriver
6 3 (4.84%) QUnit
6 3 (4.84%) Robotium
6 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.23%) Selenium
7 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (90.32%) Developer
2 24 (38.71%) Java Developer
3 20 (32.26%) Senior Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Java Scala Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Scala Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Senior Scala Developer
5 18 (29.03%) Android Developer
6 11 (17.74%) Mobile Developer
7 9 (14.52%) iOS Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Objective-C Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Java Android Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Java Mobile Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) HTML Developer
10 3 (4.84%) iOS Android Developer
10 3 (4.84%) PHP Developer
11 2 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
11 2 (3.23%) iOS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (51.61%) CSS
2 30 (48.39%) HTML
3 27 (43.55%) HTML5
4 25 (40.32%) RESTful
5 22 (35.48%) CSS3
6 20 (32.26%) Spring
7 19 (30.65%) Hibernate
8 12 (19.35%) JSON
9 11 (17.74%) XML
10 10 (16.13%) jQuery
10 10 (16.13%) REST
11 9 (14.52%) .NET
12 7 (11.29%) AngularJS
13 5 (8.06%) Web Services
14 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (6.45%) Backbone.js
14 4 (6.45%) Cocoa
14 4 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
15 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
15 3 (4.84%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) User Experience
2 19 (30.65%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (22.58%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.84%) Animation
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.84%) Streaming Media
5 2 (3.23%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Android
2 21 (33.87%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (88.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (64.52%) Scrum
3 35 (56.45%) OO
3 35 (56.45%) TDD
4 24 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (37.10%) BDD
5 23 (37.10%) Unit Testing
6 22 (35.48%) Pair Programming
7 21 (33.87%) Android Development
8 20 (32.26%) Open Source
8 20 (32.26%) SOA
9 19 (30.65%) Microservices
9 19 (30.65%) Software Delivery
10 14 (22.58%) Mobile Development
11 13 (20.97%) iOS Development
11 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
12 10 (16.13%) Automated Testing
12 10 (16.13%) MVC
12 10 (16.13%) Software Testing
13 9 (14.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 28 (45.16%) Java
3 19 (30.65%) Clojure
3 19 (30.65%) Groovy
3 19 (30.65%) Scala
4 11 (17.74%) Objective-C
5 8 (12.90%) C#
6 4 (6.45%) Apple Swift
6 4 (6.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) Go
8 1 (1.61%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.65%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) SAP
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