The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 6 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing OO 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 4.76% 20.00% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 22.50% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.81 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.75% -4.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 85.71% 88.89% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 35
Average daily rate £385 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £311 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £413 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.40 - £13.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region citing OO 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 OO.

1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Django
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Memcached
2 3 (60.00%) Zope
2 3 (60.00%) Mason
2 3 (60.00%) Catalyst
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Batik
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Akka
4 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SVG
4 1 (20.00%) CGI
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE

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Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Zope
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Perl Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Perl Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Django
2 3 (60.00%) Mason
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Memcached
2 3 (60.00%) Catalyst
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Akka
3 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (20.00%) SVG
3 1 (20.00%) CGI
3 1 (20.00%) Batik
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript