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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 5 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing OOP 13 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 27.08% 8.33% 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.95% 10.53% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -17.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
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
42 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 87.50% 79.17% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 28
Median daily rate £413 £490 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.81% +45.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £225 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £645 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.25 £16.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Salford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Android
2 20 (90.91%) User Experience
3 16 (72.73%) Android Development
3 16 (72.73%) BDD
4 15 (68.18%) Apple iOS
5 12 (54.55%) Subversion
6 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
7 10 (45.45%) Mobile Development
7 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 10 (45.45%) OO
8 9 (40.91%) Scrum
8 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
9 8 (36.36%) Project Management
10 7 (31.82%) iOS Development
10 7 (31.82%) TDD
11 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
12 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
12 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 3 (13.64%) JSON
13 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
13 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
13 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (13.64%) Streaming Media
13 3 (13.64%) HTTP
13 3 (13.64%) Internet
13 3 (13.64%) DRM
13 3 (13.64%) Web Services
13 3 (13.64%) XML

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 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Subversion
2 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Calabash
3 3 (13.64%) Hudson
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) JUnit
3 3 (13.64%) Robotium
3 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.55%) JsTestDriver
4 1 (4.55%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Android Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (27.27%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Android Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Android Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Android Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) JSON
1 3 (13.64%) REST
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) User Experience
2 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.64%) Streaming Media
4 1 (4.55%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Android
2 15 (68.18%) Apple iOS
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Android Development
2 16 (72.73%) BDD
3 10 (45.45%) Mobile Development
3 10 (45.45%) OO
3 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Project Management
6 7 (31.82%) iOS Development
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) Coaching
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.64%) DRM
8 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
2 3 (13.64%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript