The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 14 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing OOP 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 3.33% 4.17% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 6.25% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.19% +4.00%
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
27 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 90.00% 66.67% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 15
Average daily rate £425 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
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% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) Subversion
3 8 (72.73%) HTML5
4 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 7 (63.64%) Android
5 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 6 (54.55%) JSON
5 6 (54.55%) Project Management
5 6 (54.55%) Java
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
5 6 (54.55%) REST
5 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
6 5 (45.45%) Android Development
6 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
7 4 (36.36%) Internet
7 4 (36.36%) CSS3
8 3 (27.27%) User Experience
8 3 (27.27%) BDD
9 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
9 2 (18.18%) QUnit
9 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
9 2 (18.18%) JsTestDriver
9 2 (18.18%) GitHub
9 2 (18.18%) Jenkins

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) JsTestDriver
3 2 (18.18%) QUnit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Android Developer
3 3 (27.27%) iOS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior iOS Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Android Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Android Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) HTML5
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 6 (54.55%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) XHTML
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Animation
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Streaming Video
2 2 (18.18%) Video on Demand
3 1 (9.09%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
5 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
5 6 (54.55%) Project Management
6 5 (45.45%) Android Development
7 3 (27.27%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
8 2 (18.18%) OO
8 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree