Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 32 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 2.21% 2.42% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 3.05% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Bath median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £303 £325 £323
90th Percentile £415 £384 £388
Somerset median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - - -

OOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 186 164 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 82.30% 79.23% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 116 82
Bath median daily rate £389 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.97% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £216 £300 £156
90th Percentile £538 £519 £463
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Bath median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +104.65% +28.36%
10th Percentile £24.84 £43.00 £10.15
90th Percentile £41.88 £45.00 £73.00
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -11.95% +25.00% -9.52%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Bath

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOP in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for OOP.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) RxJS
3 3 (60.00%) Handlebars
3 3 (60.00%) PostCSS
3 3 (60.00%) ES6
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Functional Programming
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) R
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) Twig
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) PostCSS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (20.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) RxJS
3 3 (60.00%) Handlebars
4 2 (40.00%) Twig
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Functional Programming
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) ES6
3 2 (40.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef