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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 19 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 4.55% 7.69% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 8.57% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-40.55% +100.00%

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
61 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 92.42% 89.74% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 29 12
Median daily rate £430 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
2 12 (80.00%) BDD
2 12 (80.00%) User Experience
3 10 (66.67%) Project Management
3 10 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 10 (66.67%) Android
4 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (60.00%) Games
4 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Subversion
5 8 (53.33%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) Android Development
6 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
6 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
7 6 (40.00%) HTML5
7 6 (40.00%) HTML
7 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
7 6 (40.00%) TDD
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) Web Services
7 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
8 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 5 (33.33%) REST
8 5 (33.33%) JSON
9 4 (26.67%) JIRA
9 4 (26.67%) C++
9 4 (26.67%) Internet
9 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
10 3 (20.00%) New Media

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (53.33%) Subversion
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Calabash
4 1 (6.67%) Hudson
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Robotium
4 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (60.00%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Android Developer
3 6 (40.00%) iOS Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Android Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Android Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior iOS Android Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (6.67%) iOS Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) PHP Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) HTML5
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) JSON
2 5 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) React
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (6.67%) Pixi.js
4 1 (6.67%) React Native
4 1 (6.67%) WebGL
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (20.00%) New Media
4 2 (13.33%) Interactive TV
4 2 (13.33%) IPTV
4 2 (13.33%) MHEG
5 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Games
5 1 (6.67%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Android
1 10 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) BDD
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) Project Management
4 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Android Development
6 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
6 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
7 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
7 6 (40.00%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (6.67%) 3D Programming
9 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (6.67%) DRM
9 1 (6.67%) Game Development
9 1 (6.67%) OO
9 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (26.67%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) OpenTV