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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 82 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing OOP 10 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 1.28% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.55% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 14
Median daily rate £425 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £343 £340
% change year-on-year
+22.62% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £41.25 £29.45
% change year-on-year
-61.21% +40.06%

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
1158 1617 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.89% 82.50% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 946 651
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 32
Median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -5 3 £425 +6.25%
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) Scrum
3 27 (54.00%) Java
3 27 (54.00%) Git (software)
4 25 (50.00%) TDD
5 21 (42.00%) BDD
5 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (40.00%) HTML
6 20 (40.00%) RESTful
7 18 (36.00%) Android
8 17 (34.00%) OO
9 16 (32.00%) HTML5
9 16 (32.00%) Apple iOS
10 15 (30.00%) Web Services
10 15 (30.00%) Android Development
10 15 (30.00%) User Experience
11 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
12 13 (26.00%) Subversion
12 13 (26.00%) Project Management
12 13 (26.00%) CSS
12 13 (26.00%) PHP
13 12 (24.00%) JSON
13 12 (24.00%) Unit Testing
13 12 (24.00%) iOS Development
14 11 (22.00%) REST
14 11 (22.00%) Games
15 10 (20.00%) Objective-C
15 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (20.00%) Pair Programming
15 10 (20.00%) Software Testing

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 (12.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) GitHub
2 6 (12.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Internet
2 5 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (54.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.00%) Subversion
3 9 (18.00%) Mercurial
4 6 (12.00%) JIRA
5 5 (10.00%) JUnit
6 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (8.00%) Xcode
7 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (2.00%) Android Studio
8 1 (2.00%) Calabash
8 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.00%) Hudson
8 1 (2.00%) Robotium
8 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (22.00%) Games
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Android Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Scala Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Scala Developer
6 8 (16.00%) iOS Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Magento Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Objective-C Developer
8 4 (8.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Java Android Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (6.00%) PHP Magento Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) HTML
1 20 (40.00%) RESTful
2 16 (32.00%) HTML5
3 15 (30.00%) Web Services
4 13 (26.00%) CSS
5 12 (24.00%) JSON
6 11 (22.00%) REST
7 9 (18.00%) CSS3
7 9 (18.00%) XML
8 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (14.00%) LAMP
8 7 (14.00%) Spring
9 6 (12.00%) Zend Framework
10 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.00%) React
11 4 (8.00%) Cocoa
12 3 (6.00%) .NET
12 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
12 3 (6.00%) WinForms
12 3 (6.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) User Experience
2 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.00%) New Media
5 2 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.00%) Interactive TV
5 2 (4.00%) IPTV
5 2 (4.00%) MHEG
5 2 (4.00%) Mobile Games
6 1 (2.00%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.00%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Android
2 16 (32.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (14.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.00%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) Scrum
3 25 (50.00%) TDD
4 21 (42.00%) BDD
5 17 (34.00%) OO
6 15 (30.00%) Android Development
7 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 13 (26.00%) Project Management
9 12 (24.00%) iOS Development
9 12 (24.00%) Unit Testing
10 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (20.00%) Pair Programming
10 10 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 9 (18.00%) Microservices
11 9 (18.00%) SOA
11 9 (18.00%) Software Delivery
12 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
13 7 (14.00%) MVC
13 7 (14.00%) Open Source
14 6 (12.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) Java
2 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.00%) PHP
4 10 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 9 (18.00%) Clojure
5 9 (18.00%) Groovy
5 9 (18.00%) Scala
6 6 (12.00%) C#
7 4 (8.00%) Apple Swift
7 4 (8.00%) C++
7 4 (8.00%) SQL
8 2 (4.00%) ActionScript
8 2 (4.00%) ES6
8 2 (4.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Zend
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) OpenTV
3 1 (2.00%) Facebook
3 1 (2.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
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