The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 22 June 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 (OO)
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 6 5
Contract jobs citing OO 0 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford - 27.78% 23.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 30.30% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £348 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.67 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +17.69% +1.25%  

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 Salford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 19 33 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 86.36% 91.67% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 14
Median daily rate £413 £370 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -4.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £120 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

OO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Salford region with a requirement for OO.

1 2 (100.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

OO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat