The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 67 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing OOP 9 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.96% 1.00% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.27% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 9
Median daily rate £325 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £425 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
OOP
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
766 710 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.58% 78.80% 79.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 564 483
Median daily rate £400 £396 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 15 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +105.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £100.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for OOP.

1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) HTML5
2 6 (54.55%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) Sass
3 5 (45.45%) Grunt
4 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) Moodle
5 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) WordPress
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Apache
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
5 3 (27.27%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) LAMP
5 3 (27.27%) Compass CSS Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) Moodle
1 3 (27.27%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Grunt
2 2 (18.18%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) MATLAB Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS3
2 6 (54.55%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) Compass CSS Framework
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) LAMP
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
5 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (18.18%) LESS
5 2 (18.18%) Meteor
5 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
5 2 (18.18%) XHTML
5 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) e-Learning
1 2 (18.18%) SCORM
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
3 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
3 2 (18.18%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft