The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Salford region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 3 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing OO 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 25.00% 10.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.77% 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
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£323 £323 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 81.25% 87.18% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 20
Average daily rate £338 £324 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £364 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.63 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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 23 July 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) OOD
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) WinForms
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) JSON
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OOD
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Java