Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - +27 -5
Contract jobs citing OOP 9 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 5.39% - 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% - 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
Knutsford median daily rate £338 - £388
10th Percentile £333 - £363
90th Percentile £388 - £422
Cheshire median daily rate £335 £363 £388
% change year-on-year -7.59% -6.45% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

OOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 144 71 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 86.23% 81.61% 71.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 43 125
Knutsford median daily rate £386 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.12% - +0.65%
10th Percentile £280 £305 £293
90th Percentile £488 £473 £538
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +9.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Knutsford median hourly rate - £9.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.93% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.82% +12.24% -5.41%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Knutsford

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOP in Knutsford.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for OOP.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Gradle
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) RESTful
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Microservices
4 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 6 (66.67%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) Java EE
5 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) JPA
5 4 (44.44%) JProfiler
5 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) Perforce
5 4 (44.44%) RAD
5 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
5 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
5 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) SQL

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
2 8 (88.89%) Gradle
3 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
3 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
3 4 (44.44%) JProfiler
3 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 4 (44.44%) SonarQube
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (44.44%) Java EE
4 4 (44.44%) JPA
4 4 (44.44%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Spring Boot
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Microservices
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (44.44%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) RAD
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Perforce