The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 35 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing OO 37 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.95% 3.13% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 4.55% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 11 10
Average daily rate £450 £310 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £255 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
712 440 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.99% 68.86% 66.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 283 439
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 38
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.61 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OO
South West

OO
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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 28 (47.46%) Java
2 27 (45.76%) Web Services
3 26 (44.07%) HTML
4 24 (40.68%) TDD
5 23 (38.98%) PHP
6 22 (37.29%) Web Development
7 20 (33.90%) MVC
8 19 (32.20%) CSS
8 19 (32.20%) Scala
8 19 (32.20%) BDD
8 19 (32.20%) Akka
8 19 (32.20%) Play Framework
9 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (27.12%) Process Management
10 16 (27.12%) SVG
10 16 (27.12%) CouchDB
10 16 (27.12%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (27.12%) Batik
11 15 (25.42%) jQuery
11 15 (25.42%) HTML5
12 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
13 13 (22.03%) OOP
13 13 (22.03%) Zend
13 13 (22.03%) PHP5
14 12 (20.34%) MySQL
15 11 (18.64%) SQL
16 9 (15.25%) C#
16 9 (15.25%) .NET
16 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (13.56%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (6.78%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.08%) Drupal
2 3 (5.08%) CMS
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (27.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) CouchDB
2 12 (20.34%) MySQL
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) PHPUnit
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) PhpStorm
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.69%) JMeter
General
1 2 (3.39%) Legal
2 1 (1.69%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (74.58%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Architect
3 15 (25.42%) PHP Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Scala Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Java Architect
6 7 (11.86%) Technical Architect
6 7 (11.86%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.78%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Flash Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.39%) MI Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Flex Developer
9 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.76%) Web Services
2 26 (44.07%) HTML
3 19 (32.20%) CSS
3 19 (32.20%) Akka
3 19 (32.20%) Play Framework
4 16 (27.12%) SVG
4 16 (27.12%) Batik
5 15 (25.42%) jQuery
5 15 (25.42%) HTML5
6 9 (15.25%) .NET
7 8 (13.56%) XML
8 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
8 7 (11.86%) JSON
8 7 (11.86%) REST
9 6 (10.17%) CSS3
9 6 (10.17%) Zend Framework
10 5 (8.47%) WCF
11 4 (6.78%) LAMP
11 4 (6.78%) Symfony
11 4 (6.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Open Source
2 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.69%) iPhone
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) TDD
2 22 (37.29%) Web Development
3 20 (33.90%) MVC
4 19 (32.20%) BDD
5 16 (27.12%) Process Management
6 13 (22.03%) OOP
7 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.86%) Scrum
9 6 (10.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.08%) OO PHP
11 3 (5.08%) OOD
11 3 (5.08%) SOA
12 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.39%) MVVM
12 2 (3.39%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (3.39%) Mobile Application Development
13 1 (1.69%) Android Development
13 1 (1.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) Java
2 23 (38.98%) PHP
3 19 (32.20%) Scala
4 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.03%) PHP5
6 11 (18.64%) SQL
7 9 (15.25%) C#
8 5 (8.47%) C++
9 2 (3.39%) C
9 2 (3.39%) ActionScript
9 2 (3.39%) Python
9 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.39%) Ruby
10 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Zend
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Google
3 2 (3.39%) Facebook
3 2 (3.39%) Twitter
4 1 (1.69%) Apple
4 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
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