Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for OOA/OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOA/OOD over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 - 144
Rank change year-on-year - +144 +12
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Manchester median daily rate £375 - £500
10th Percentile £325 - £422
90th Percentile £413 - £563
North West median daily rate £375 £475 £480
% change year-on-year -21.05% -1.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

OOA/OOD 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,477 2,332 2,719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 83.01% 83.70% 86.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,597 1,518 1,713
Manchester median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £262
90th Percentile £575 £585 £550
North West median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +3.00% +0.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 89 47
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.41% +19.35% -38.00%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.62 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.60 £40.60 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £21.78 £21.52
% change year-on-year +8.59% +1.20% -28.62%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing OOA/OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in Manchester

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in Manchester

OOA/OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOA/OOD in Manchester

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 6 £363 -
OOA/OOD
North West

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Sass
2 6 (85.71%) LESS
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) OOD
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) TypeScript
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) SOLID
2 6 (85.71%) Aurelia
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Commercial Awareness
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Leadership
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
4 3 (42.86%) Durandal
4 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 3 (42.86%) React
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management

OOA/OOD
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Gatling
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
1 1 (14.29%) The Grinder
1 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (42.86%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
1 6 (85.71%) Aurelia
1 6 (85.71%) LESS
1 6 (85.71%) Sass
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Durandal
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Commercial Awareness
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) OOD
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) SOLID
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Leadership
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) TypeScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA