The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 27 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing OOP 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.55% 0.44% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.56% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +4.00%
OOP
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
149 180 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 81.87% 79.30% 71.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 90 57
Average daily rate £400 £401 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 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% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Delphi
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Borland
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Clojure
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Delphi Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) Clojure
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Borland
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft