Period
to 22 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 22 November 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 (OO)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 61 76
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15 -22
Contract jobs citing OO 88 55 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.12% 2.79% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 3.39% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 46 28
Bristol median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £301
90th Percentile £474 £447 £533
South West median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -12.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Bristol median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -28.00% -
10th Percentile £37.00 £32.70 £46.90
90th Percentile £39.00 £47.90 £52.43
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £41.15 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.50% +2.88% -4.76%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,811 1,624 1,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.78% 82.39% 85.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,243 1,110 1,041
Bristol median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £258 £253
90th Percentile £538 £534 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 47 72
Bristol median hourly rate £41.00 £23.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.26% -8.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £15.48 £11.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £68.13 £46.75 £46.45
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.60
% change year-on-year +18.66% +18.24% -23.12%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Bristol region with a requirement for OO.

1 75 (85.23%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (65.91%) Java
3 56 (63.64%) Oracle
4 52 (59.09%) TDD
5 47 (53.41%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (51.14%) Tomcat
7 44 (50.00%) MySQL
8 43 (48.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 43 (48.86%) NoSQL
8 43 (48.86%) Puppet
8 43 (48.86%) Opscode Chef
9 42 (47.73%) OpenStack
9 42 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
9 42 (47.73%) MSTest
9 42 (47.73%) Ansible
9 42 (47.73%) WebLogic
9 42 (47.73%) WebSphere
9 42 (47.73%) NUnit
9 42 (47.73%) Migration
9 42 (47.73%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
11 20 (22.73%) .NET
12 19 (21.59%) C#
12 19 (21.59%) CSS
13 17 (19.32%) HTML
13 17 (19.32%) Scrum
14 14 (15.91%) MVC
14 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET
14 14 (15.91%) AngularJS
15 13 (14.77%) OOP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 45 (51.14%) Tomcat
2 42 (47.73%) OpenStack
2 42 (47.73%) WebLogic
2 42 (47.73%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.55%) JBoss
4 3 (3.41%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.41%) CMS
4 3 (3.41%) Confluence
4 3 (3.41%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.27%) WildFly
6 1 (1.14%) Apache
6 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 43 (48.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (50.00%) MySQL
2 43 (48.86%) NoSQL
3 42 (47.73%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (1.14%) GIS
9 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.14%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 42 (47.73%) MSTest
1 42 (47.73%) NUnit
2 7 (7.95%) Maven
3 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.68%) Ant
4 5 (5.68%) JUnit
5 4 (4.55%) JIRA
5 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (3.41%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.41%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.41%) WebSpeed
7 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.27%) JMeter
7 2 (2.27%) Liquibase
7 2 (2.27%) Mockito
7 2 (2.27%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Electronics
2 8 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 8 (9.09%) Marketing
2 8 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 79 (89.77%) Developer
2 51 (57.95%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.05%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.64%) AWS Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Angular Developer
5 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (5.68%) C# Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.41%) EPiServer Developer
6 3 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (3.41%) Progress Developer
6 3 (3.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.41%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.27%) iOS Software Engineer
7 2 (2.27%) OSS Developer
7 2 (2.27%) Progress 4GL Developer
7 2 (2.27%) Senior Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.73%) .NET
2 19 (21.59%) CSS
3 17 (19.32%) HTML
4 14 (15.91%) AngularJS
4 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET
5 11 (12.50%) REST
6 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (11.36%) RESTful
6 10 (11.36%) SOAP
7 9 (10.23%) JSON
8 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (7.95%) jQuery
10 6 (6.82%) Angular 2
10 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
10 6 (6.82%) Web Services
11 5 (5.68%) JMS
11 5 (5.68%) Spring
12 4 (4.55%) .NET Core
12 4 (4.55%) J2EE
12 4 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
2 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.27%) iPad
3 2 (2.27%) iPhone
3 2 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Android
1 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.27%) Linux
1 2 (2.27%) Unix
1 2 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (85.23%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (59.09%) TDD
3 47 (53.41%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (47.73%) Migration
5 17 (19.32%) Scrum
6 14 (15.91%) MVC
7 13 (14.77%) OOP
8 12 (13.64%) OOD
9 9 (10.23%) Test Automation
10 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 7 (7.95%) Microservices
12 5 (5.68%) Performance Testing
13 4 (4.55%) BDD
13 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
13 4 (4.55%) Test Scripting
13 4 (4.55%) UML
14 3 (3.41%) DevOps
14 3 (3.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.91%) Java
2 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
3 19 (21.59%) C#
4 7 (7.95%) C++
5 6 (6.82%) SQL
6 5 (5.68%) PHP
7 4 (4.55%) ES6
8 3 (3.41%) Java 8
8 3 (3.41%) OpenEdge ABL
8 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.41%) Progress 4GL
9 2 (2.27%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.27%) JPQL
9 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.14%) Go
10 1 (1.14%) Python
10 1 (1.14%) R
10 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
1 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.14%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 43 (48.86%) Opscode Chef
1 43 (48.86%) Puppet
2 42 (47.73%) Ansible
3 2 (2.27%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 56 (63.64%) Oracle
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.09%) SAP
3 3 (3.41%) Progress
4 2 (2.27%) Apple
4 2 (2.27%) Cramer
4 2 (2.27%) Perforce
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe
5 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.14%) Google