The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 43 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 30 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.38% 2.86% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 3.70% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
703 649 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 79.26% 77.26% 68.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 463 209
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 9
Average hourly rate £37.04 £25.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.16% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) CSS
3 17 (40.48%) HTML
4 16 (38.10%) TDD
5 15 (35.71%) Java
6 13 (30.95%) Node.js
7 12 (28.57%) .NET
8 11 (26.19%) Scrum
8 11 (26.19%) BDD
9 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
9 10 (23.81%) OOP
10 9 (21.43%) OOD
10 9 (21.43%) J2EE
10 9 (21.43%) Web Services
11 8 (19.05%) PHP
11 8 (19.05%) SQL
11 8 (19.05%) jQuery
12 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (16.67%) MVC
13 6 (14.29%) MySQL
13 6 (14.29%) C#
13 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 6 (14.29%) Drupal
13 6 (14.29%) Android
13 6 (14.29%) HTML5
13 6 (14.29%) Jasmine
13 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
13 6 (14.29%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (30.95%) Node.js
2 6 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (2.38%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.52%) SQLite
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 4 (9.52%) Grunt
3 3 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (7.14%) Mechanoid
3 3 (7.14%) Robolectric
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.14%) Mocha
3 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.14%) Robotium
3 3 (7.14%) gulp
4 2 (4.76%) HP UFT
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium
4 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.38%) CasperJS
5 1 (2.38%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Automotive
1 1 (2.38%) Banking
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Android Developer
6 3 (7.14%) iOS Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) HTML
1 17 (40.48%) CSS
2 12 (28.57%) .NET
3 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
4 9 (21.43%) J2EE
4 9 (21.43%) Web Services
5 8 (19.05%) jQuery
6 6 (14.29%) HTML5
6 6 (14.29%) CSS3
7 5 (11.90%) Sass
7 5 (11.90%) Express
7 5 (11.90%) RESTful
8 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
9 3 (7.14%) LESS
9 3 (7.14%) ActionBarSherlock
10 2 (4.76%) Marionette.js
10 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
10 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.76%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Mobile Payment
1 5 (11.90%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) iPhone
2 3 (7.14%) iPad
3 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Android
1 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Phone
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Phone 7
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) TDD
3 11 (26.19%) Scrum
3 11 (26.19%) BDD
4 10 (23.81%) OOP
5 9 (21.43%) OOD
6 7 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.67%) MVC
7 6 (14.29%) Android Development
7 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.90%) Kanban
9 4 (9.52%) SDLC
9 4 (9.52%) Content Management
10 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
10 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
11 2 (4.76%) OO PHP
11 2 (4.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 15 (35.71%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) PHP
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) C++
5 3 (7.14%) C
5 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 3 (7.14%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.38%) PHP5
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (2.38%) Zend
2 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.38%) Netbiscuits
2 1 (2.38%) Kony
2 1 (2.38%) Apple
2 1 (2.38%) Volantis
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