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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 74 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing OOP 24 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.32% 1.78% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 2.36% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 12
Median daily rate £500 £328 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.67% -16.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.88 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +26.69%
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
1476 1144 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.92% 75.36% 72.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 622 461
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 32 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £15.98 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.39% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.65 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 - 8 - -
Stockport -8 1 £425 - 2
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (68.75%) OO
3 30 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 23 (47.92%) TDD
5 22 (45.83%) Scrum
6 21 (43.75%) Java
7 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
8 18 (37.50%) HTML
9 17 (35.42%) CSS
9 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (33.33%) Spring
10 16 (33.33%) .NET
11 15 (31.25%) XML
12 14 (29.17%) SOA
12 14 (29.17%) HTML5
13 13 (27.08%) RESTful
13 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
13 13 (27.08%) C#
14 12 (25.00%) Open Source
14 12 (25.00%) CSS3
14 12 (25.00%) Mobile App
14 12 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (22.92%) User Experience
15 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
15 11 (22.92%) JSON
15 11 (22.92%) C++
15 11 (22.92%) MVC
16 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
16 10 (20.83%) Pair Programming
16 10 (20.83%) 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 2 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Drupal
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Magento
2 1 (2.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.17%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.83%) Mercurial
3 7 (14.58%) Subversion
3 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.42%) Games
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (89.58%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Java Scala Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Scala Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior Scala Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Android Developer
4 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) iOS Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Magento Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.17%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) HTML
2 17 (35.42%) CSS
3 16 (33.33%) .NET
3 16 (33.33%) Spring
4 15 (31.25%) XML
5 14 (29.17%) HTML5
6 13 (27.08%) RESTful
7 12 (25.00%) CSS3
8 11 (22.92%) JSON
9 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
9 10 (20.83%) jQuery
10 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
10 9 (18.75%) SOAP
11 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 8 (16.67%) Web Services
12 7 (14.58%) WCF
13 5 (10.42%) Backbone.js
14 2 (4.17%) Meteor
14 2 (4.17%) REST
14 2 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (22.92%) User Experience
3 6 (12.50%) MHEG
4 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) Interactive TV
4 4 (8.33%) IPTV
5 1 (2.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) AIX
3 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
3 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (68.75%) OO
3 23 (47.92%) TDD
4 22 (45.83%) Scrum
5 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (29.17%) SOA
7 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
8 12 (25.00%) Open Source
9 11 (22.92%) MVC
9 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
10 10 (20.83%) Microservices
10 10 (20.83%) Pair Programming
10 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
11 9 (18.75%) Android Development
12 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
12 6 (12.50%) BDD
12 6 (12.50%) Mobile Development
12 6 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
12 6 (12.50%) Use Case
13 5 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (43.75%) Java
3 13 (27.08%) C#
4 11 (22.92%) C++
5 10 (20.83%) Clojure
5 10 (20.83%) Groovy
5 10 (20.83%) Scala
6 5 (10.42%) Ruby
6 5 (10.42%) SQL
7 4 (8.33%) C
7 4 (8.33%) Objective-C
7 4 (8.33%) PHP
8 2 (4.17%) Go
8 2 (4.17%) Python
9 1 (2.08%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) OpenTV
2 1 (2.08%) SAP
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