The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 20 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing OOP 4 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 5.56% 17.86% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 19.61% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Median daily rate £419 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £32.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-50.99% -18.37%
OOP
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
66 51 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 91.67% 91.07% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 39 20
Median daily rate £440 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Salford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Salford region with a requirement for OOP.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) BDD
3 14 (77.78%) Android
3 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 14 (77.78%) Subversion
3 14 (77.78%) User Experience
4 13 (72.22%) Scrum
4 13 (72.22%) Apple iOS
5 11 (61.11%) Project Management
6 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
6 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
6 10 (55.56%) Android Development
7 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (50.00%) TDD
7 9 (50.00%) Java
8 8 (44.44%) Web Services
9 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
9 7 (38.89%) REST
9 7 (38.89%) JSON
10 6 (33.33%) Objective-C
10 6 (33.33%) Games
10 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
10 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 5 (27.78%) Internet
12 4 (22.22%) C++
12 4 (22.22%) HTML
12 4 (22.22%) JIRA
12 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
12 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
12 4 (22.22%) HTML5

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 14 (77.78%) Subversion
2 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (22.22%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) Calabash
4 3 (16.67%) Hudson
4 3 (16.67%) JUnit
4 3 (16.67%) Robotium
4 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.56%) JsTestDriver
5 1 (5.56%) QUnit
General
1 6 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 6 (33.33%) iOS Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Android Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Android Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Android Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) iOS Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior iOS Android Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Mobile Developer
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
2 7 (38.89%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) Node.js
5 2 (11.11%) React
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) Pixi.js
6 1 (5.56%) React Native
6 1 (5.56%) WebGL
6 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 3 (16.67%) Streaming Media
4 2 (11.11%) Interactive TV
4 2 (11.11%) IPTV
4 2 (11.11%) MHEG
5 1 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (5.56%) Animation
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Games
5 1 (5.56%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Android
2 13 (72.22%) Apple iOS
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) BDD
3 13 (72.22%) Scrum
4 11 (61.11%) Project Management
5 10 (55.56%) Android Development
5 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
6 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
8 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Coaching
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (16.67%) DRM
9 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
9 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
10 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
11 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 4 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) ActionScript
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) OpenTV