The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 75 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing OOP 20 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 1.78% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 2.44% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 8
Average daily rate
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£475 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £256 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £370 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-49.78% -8.88%
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
1236 901 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.32% 72.84% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 511 451
Average daily rate £377 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 36
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +3 2 £290 -17.14%
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Git (software)
3 24 (45.28%) OO
4 21 (39.62%) HTML
4 21 (39.62%) Java
4 21 (39.62%) TDD
4 21 (39.62%) MVC
4 21 (39.62%) Scrum
5 20 (37.74%) CSS
6 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
7 17 (32.08%) Subversion
8 16 (30.19%) Web Services
8 16 (30.19%) jQuery
9 15 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (28.30%) JSON
10 14 (26.42%) Android
10 14 (26.42%) C#
10 14 (26.42%) PHP
10 14 (26.42%) .NET
10 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
10 14 (26.42%) iOS Development
11 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
11 13 (24.53%) REST
12 12 (22.64%) Apple iOS
12 12 (22.64%) Degree
12 12 (22.64%) SOA
12 12 (22.64%) Android Development
13 10 (18.87%) SOAP
13 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
13 10 (18.87%) RESTful

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) Node.js
3 2 (3.77%) Drupal
3 2 (3.77%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Magento
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) RavenDB
2 5 (9.43%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
4 2 (3.77%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (47.17%) Git (software)
2 17 (32.08%) Subversion
3 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
4 7 (13.21%) Mercurial
4 7 (13.21%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.89%) Xcode
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (86.79%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) PHP Developer
3 9 (16.98%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) iOS Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Magento Developer
9 2 (3.77%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
2 20 (37.74%) CSS
3 16 (30.19%) Web Services
3 16 (30.19%) jQuery
4 15 (28.30%) JSON
5 14 (26.42%) .NET
6 13 (24.53%) REST
7 10 (18.87%) RESTful
7 10 (18.87%) HTML5
7 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
7 10 (18.87%) SOAP
8 9 (16.98%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (15.09%) Backbone.js
9 8 (15.09%) CSS3
10 7 (13.21%) LINQ
11 6 (11.32%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (9.43%) Laravel
13 4 (7.55%) PhoneGap
13 4 (7.55%) XML
13 4 (7.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) iPhone
2 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.89%) mHealth
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Informatics
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Android
2 12 (22.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (45.28%) OO
3 21 (39.62%) MVC
3 21 (39.62%) Scrum
3 21 (39.62%) TDD
4 15 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
5 14 (26.42%) iOS Development
6 12 (22.64%) Android Development
6 12 (22.64%) SOA
7 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
8 9 (16.98%) SDLC
9 8 (15.09%) Mobile Development
9 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
10 7 (13.21%) CQRS
10 7 (13.21%) Software Delivery
10 7 (13.21%) Pair Programming
10 7 (13.21%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (13.21%) Open Source
11 4 (7.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) PHP
3 14 (26.42%) C#
4 7 (13.21%) Objective-C
4 7 (13.21%) Groovy
4 7 (13.21%) Scala
5 5 (9.43%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) PHP5
6 3 (5.66%) C++
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
7 2 (3.77%) SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
8 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) HND
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Zend
3 1 (1.89%) Twitter
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
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