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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 9 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 9.62% - 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% - 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -8.75%
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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
40 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 76.92% 52.11% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 13
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £700 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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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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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 20 August 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) SVG
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Process Management
3 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Batik
3 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 4 (44.44%) CouchDB
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) ExpressionEngine
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Akka
3 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
4 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 3 (33.33%) Drupal
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
4 3 (33.33%) LAMP
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) EJB
5 1 (11.11%) JSP
5 1 (11.11%) Servlets
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript

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Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) ExpressionEngine
2 3 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) CouchDB
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Junior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Junior Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Junior
3 4 (44.44%) Scala Developer
4 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) SVG
1 4 (44.44%) Batik
1 4 (44.44%) Akka
1 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
2 3 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) EJB
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) Servlets
3 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Laravel
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) Process Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP5
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree