Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 24 30
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath - 3.14% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.03% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Bath median daily rate - £444 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.33% -
Somerset median daily rate - £444 £450
% change year-on-year - -1.39% +20.00%
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 113 124 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 79.02% 77.99% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 72 99
Bath median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £273
90th Percentile £575 £498 £575
Somerset median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 1
Bath median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £15.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +153.57% -26.63%
10th Percentile £23.92 £14.85 £14.95
90th Percentile £44.00 £58.13 £16.60
Somerset median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% -15.79% +22.58%

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