Period
to 12 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 12 December 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 Design (OOD)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 136 132
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 4 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.62% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.76% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 4
Manchester median daily rate £413 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £384 £325 £174
90th Percentile £438 £525 £415
North West median daily rate £413 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £51.71

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 2,301 2,642 2,431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.25% 82.43% 83.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,551 1,687 1,576
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 102 85
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £19.59 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.21% +3.09% +23.58%
10th Percentile £11.51 £12.53 £11.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £45.00
North West median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% -18.52% +22.73%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Manchester

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Manchester

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing 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 OOD.

1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Azure
3 2 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) SOLID
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) EPoS
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (25.00%) GCP
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) npm
2 1 (25.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cypress.io
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) git-flow
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Spock
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) GWT
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Vue.js
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) Adaptive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum-ban
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google