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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing OOP 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 28.95% 8.00% 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.35% 9.52% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Median daily rate £420 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.82% -17.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £34.85
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.47%
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
34 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 89.47% 84.00% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 20
Median daily rate £400 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £218 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.25 £18.31 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% -6.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) User Experience
3 16 (84.21%) Android
4 13 (68.42%) BDD
4 13 (68.42%) Android Development
5 10 (52.63%) Apple iOS
5 10 (52.63%) Mobile Development
5 10 (52.63%) OO
6 9 (47.37%) TDD
6 9 (47.37%) Mobile App
7 8 (42.11%) Subversion
8 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
9 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
9 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
10 5 (26.32%) Scrum
10 5 (26.32%) Objective-C
10 5 (26.32%) Java
10 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
11 4 (21.05%) Project Management
11 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
12 3 (15.79%) JSON
12 3 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (15.79%) Streaming Media
12 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
12 3 (15.79%) HTTP
12 3 (15.79%) Internet
12 3 (15.79%) DRM
12 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 3 (15.79%) JUnit

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 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Subversion
2 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) Calabash
3 3 (15.79%) Hudson
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) JUnit
3 3 (15.79%) Robotium
3 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.26%) JsTestDriver
4 1 (5.26%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Android Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (21.05%) iOS Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Android Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Android Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Android Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
1 3 (15.79%) REST
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) User Experience
2 9 (47.37%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.79%) Streaming Media
4 2 (10.53%) MHEG
5 1 (5.26%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Android
2 10 (52.63%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Android Development
2 13 (68.42%) BDD
3 10 (52.63%) Mobile Development
3 10 (52.63%) OO
4 9 (47.37%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
6 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
8 3 (15.79%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) DRM
8 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
9 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) Objective-C
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby