Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 91 88
Rank change year-on-year -38 -3 -8
Contract jobs citing OOP 13 65 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.44% 1.83% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 2.18% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 51 59
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £316 £325 £284
90th Percentile £471 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £33.64
North West median hourly rate £51.71 - £33.64

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 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 2382 2975 3048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.05% 83.87% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1525 1892 1804
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Manchester

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Manchester

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOP in Manchester

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OOP.

1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (23.08%) SOLID
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management

OOP
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 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
2 2 (15.38%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.69%) CasperJS
3 1 (7.69%) Grunt
3 1 (7.69%) gulp
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (15.38%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Laravel
6 2 (15.38%) Node.js
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (7.69%) React
7 1 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) SOLID
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.69%) Siebel
1 1 (7.69%) Sitecore