Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - +46 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 5 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.49% - 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% - 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Bradford median daily rate £425 - £413
10th Percentile £406 - £400
90th Percentile £438 - £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £388 £369
% change year-on-year +5.81% +5.08% +15.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

OO 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 Bradford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 168 258 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 83.58% 84.31% 83.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 149 230
Bradford median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £213 £228 £263
90th Percentile £561 £550 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 20
Bradford median hourly rate £17.50 £20.97 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.55% +34.36% +7.64%
10th Percentile £10.50 £14.41 £11.73
90th Percentile £19.60 £94.70 £40.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Bradford

OO
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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) JAXB
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Dropwizard
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
3 3 (60.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 3 (60.00%) Swagger
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Business Development
5 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project

OO
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 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 5 (100.00%) JAXB
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
3 3 (60.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 3 (60.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker