The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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 (OO)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 25 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Contract jobs citing OO 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.06% 0.68% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.76% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £460 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.60% +31.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.67 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +17.69% +1.25%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 82 132 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 87.23% 89.19% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 83 112
Median daily rate £425 £450 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +30.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £17.50 £98.38 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.21% +488.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Bradford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Bradford

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Bradford region with a requirement for OO.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 1 (100.00%) Swagger
1 1 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Swagger
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 1 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker