The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 69 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.24% 0.35% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.45% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
Average daily rate £340 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +41.66%
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
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
681 663 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.26% 77.91% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 502 447
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (90.91%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) RESTful
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (72.73%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (72.73%) Moq
3 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) SpecFlow
3 8 (72.73%) Gherkin
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 8 (72.73%) Ruby
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) NUnit
3 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
3 8 (72.73%) WCF
3 8 (72.73%) Kanban
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) MSMQ
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) Client/Server
3 8 (72.73%) Internet

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
1 8 (72.73%) Moq
1 8 (72.73%) NUnit
1 8 (72.73%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (72.73%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) AWS Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) AWS Software Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) C# Software Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Perl Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) RESTful
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (72.73%) Gherkin
2 8 (72.73%) MSMQ
2 8 (72.73%) WCF
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
3 6 (54.55%) NHibernate
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) DOM
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) J2ME
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) Kanban
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
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