The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 14 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing OO 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 2.94% 9.21% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 13.21% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
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£356 £325 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% +36.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 53 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 77.94% 69.74% 62.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 15
Average daily rate £320 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Bath region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Bath region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Bath region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
4 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Symfony
4 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (33.33%) PHP5
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Symfony
2 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Parallel Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) PHP5
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft