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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 21 17 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9  
Contract jobs citing OO 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.60% 4.88% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 5.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 70 40 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 90.91% 97.56% 86.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 32 14
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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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

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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

OO
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 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 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
Top Related 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