The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
North West / Manchester
Rank 56 56 38
Rank change year-on-year 0 -18  
Contract jobs citing OO 37 52 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.79% 2.90% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 3.46% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 50
Median daily rate £325 £370 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +16.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1072 1501 1270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.97% 83.62% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 907 678
Median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.14% +54.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.10 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Manchester

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -2 3 - - 6
Salford -5 2 £425 -5.55% 1
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OO.

1 51 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (53.09%) HTML
4 34 (41.98%) Java
5 32 (39.51%) Web Services
6 29 (35.80%) CSS
6 29 (35.80%) REST
7 28 (34.57%) Scrum
8 27 (33.33%) TDD
9 26 (32.10%) OOD
10 24 (29.63%) C#
10 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
11 23 (28.40%) SQL
11 23 (28.40%) .NET
12 22 (27.16%) HTML5
13 20 (24.69%) OOP
13 20 (24.69%) MVC
14 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
14 19 (23.46%) RESTful
15 18 (22.22%) Git (software)
15 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
16 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
16 16 (19.75%) PHP
16 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (18.52%) CSS3
17 15 (18.52%) Node.js
17 15 (18.52%) JUnit
17 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (17.28%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.64%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) Confluence
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) Drupal
3 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Magento
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (11.11%) SaaS
2 8 (9.88%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.64%) Amazon S3
4 6 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.47%) GitHub
5 2 (2.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.81%) MySQL
3 10 (12.35%) NoSQL
4 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.64%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.47%) DB2
8 1 (1.23%) Big Data
8 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.52%) JUnit
3 9 (11.11%) NUnit
4 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.94%) Maven
4 4 (4.94%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.70%) Grunt
5 3 (3.70%) Selenium
5 3 (3.70%) Subversion
6 2 (2.47%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.47%) gulp
6 2 (2.47%) JIRA
7 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.23%) Gradle
7 1 (1.23%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.23%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Games
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (93.83%) Developer
2 24 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 18 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 16 (19.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (13.58%) PHP Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Angular Developer
8 5 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.17%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.94%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (4.94%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.94%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (53.09%) HTML
2 32 (39.51%) Web Services
3 29 (35.80%) CSS
3 29 (35.80%) REST
4 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
5 23 (28.40%) .NET
6 22 (27.16%) HTML5
7 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
7 19 (23.46%) RESTful
8 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (18.52%) CSS3
9 15 (18.52%) Node.js
10 14 (17.28%) Hibernate
10 14 (17.28%) jQuery
10 14 (17.28%) Spring
11 13 (16.05%) Java EE
11 13 (16.05%) SOAP
12 11 (13.58%) J2EE
12 11 (13.58%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.94%) User Experience
4 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.47%) Fintech
4 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) iPad
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Android
4 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.23%) CentOS
5 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Scrum
3 27 (33.33%) TDD
4 26 (32.10%) OOD
5 20 (24.69%) MVC
5 20 (24.69%) OOP
6 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (14.81%) Microservices
8 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.58%) BDD
9 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
9 11 (13.58%) SOA
10 9 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (9.88%) DevOps
11 8 (9.88%) Web Design
12 7 (8.64%) Front End Development
12 7 (8.64%) Multithreading
12 7 (8.64%) SDLC
13 6 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 34 (41.98%) Java
3 24 (29.63%) C#
4 23 (28.40%) SQL
5 16 (19.75%) PHP
6 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.17%) Clojure
7 5 (6.17%) Groovy
7 5 (6.17%) Python
7 5 (6.17%) Ruby
7 5 (6.17%) Scala
8 3 (3.70%) F#
9 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.23%) Perl
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Zend
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) Perforce
4 2 (2.47%) Adobe
4 2 (2.47%) IBM
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
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