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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 50 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing OO 18 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.96% 1.63% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.31% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £275 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -19.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £263 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £335 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -10.00%
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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
670 432 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 72.83% 70.47% 71.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 315 405
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 £273 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 35
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £13.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £45.00 £50.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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

OO
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 19 September 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

OO
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 19 September 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 36 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) Web Development
3 26 (52.00%) TDD
3 26 (52.00%) Java
4 25 (50.00%) Web Services
5 20 (40.00%) Scala
5 20 (40.00%) BDD
6 19 (38.00%) CouchDB
6 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (38.00%) Batik
6 19 (38.00%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (38.00%) HTML
6 19 (38.00%) SVG
6 19 (38.00%) Process Management
6 19 (38.00%) Akka
6 19 (38.00%) Play Framework
7 18 (36.00%) CSS
8 16 (32.00%) PHP
9 13 (26.00%) Zend
10 12 (24.00%) PHP5
10 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 10 (20.00%) jQuery
11 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 10 (20.00%) MySQL
11 10 (20.00%) OOP
12 9 (18.00%) MVC
13 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
14 7 (14.00%) CSS3
14 7 (14.00%) Zend Framework
15 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (8.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (38.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.00%) IaaS
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 3 (6.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) CouchDB
2 10 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) PhpStorm
4 1 (2.00%) Grunt
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.00%) Behat
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Architect
3 14 (28.00%) PHP Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Java Architect
5 8 (16.00%) Scala Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) UI Programmer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (6.00%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead PHP Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) PHP Zend Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) Web Services
2 19 (38.00%) Batik
2 19 (38.00%) HTML
2 19 (38.00%) SVG
2 19 (38.00%) Akka
2 19 (38.00%) Play Framework
3 18 (36.00%) CSS
4 10 (20.00%) jQuery
5 7 (14.00%) CSS3
5 7 (14.00%) Zend Framework
6 4 (8.00%) HTML5
6 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.00%) LAMP
6 4 (8.00%) .NET
7 3 (6.00%) J2EE
7 3 (6.00%) DOM
7 3 (6.00%) Middleware
7 3 (6.00%) Java EE
8 2 (4.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) User Experience
1 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (6.00%) W3C
1 3 (6.00%) Open Source
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Solaris
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) Web Development
3 26 (52.00%) TDD
4 20 (40.00%) BDD
5 19 (38.00%) Process Management
6 10 (20.00%) OOP
7 9 (18.00%) MVC
8 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Refactoring
10 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
10 4 (8.00%) OO PHP
11 3 (6.00%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (6.00%) SOA
11 3 (6.00%) Zachman Framework
11 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
11 3 (6.00%) Scrum
11 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
11 3 (6.00%) Network Management
11 3 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) Java
2 20 (40.00%) Scala
3 16 (32.00%) PHP
4 12 (24.00%) PHP5
4 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) C#
6 3 (6.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Zend
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 11 days ago