The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 28 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing OO 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.64% 0.44% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 0.56% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.33% +7.14%
OO
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
151 179 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 82.51% 79.20% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 92 66
Average daily rate £400 £403 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -90.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Borland
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Delphi
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Mercurial

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Delphi Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Delphi
2 1 (20.00%) Clojure
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Borland