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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 7 10
Contract jobs citing OO 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 12.00% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 16.67% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +7.14%
OO
Manchester

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
28 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 90.32% 72.00% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 20
Average daily rate £425 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +21.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £13.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OO
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

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Animation
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) QUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (40.00%) JsTestDriver
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (40.00%) JsTestDriver
1 2 (40.00%) QUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Animation
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) MVVM
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle