Period
to 22 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 77 67
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 27 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.58% 1.43% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.72% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 34
Bristol median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -15.15%
10th Percentile £325 £298 £288
90th Percentile £479 £444 £580
South West median daily rate £431 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.81% +6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £41.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +39.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.28 £29.00
90th Percentile £42.50 £48.83 £31.00
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £42.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year +4.17% -0.59% +16.07%

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 1,412 1,341 1,434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 82.62% 83.14% 83.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 901 1,042
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -3.95%
10th Percentile £267 £249 £250
90th Percentile £525 £550 £519
South West median daily rate £405 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +1.89% +6.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 56
Bristol median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% - +5.04%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.92 £13.74
90th Percentile £47.40 £50.10 £52.38
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £39.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.52% -1.25% +19.69%

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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 May 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 May 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 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 11 (40.74%) REST
4 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
5 9 (33.33%) JSON
6 8 (29.63%) SOAP
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle
7 7 (25.93%) .NET
7 7 (25.93%) PHP
7 7 (25.93%) OOD
7 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
8 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 6 (22.22%) MVC
8 6 (22.22%) Scrum
8 6 (22.22%) J2EE
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
9 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
9 5 (18.52%) RESTful

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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 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
1 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Selenium
3 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
3 4 (14.81%) NUnit
4 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.70%) git-flow
6 1 (3.70%) Grunt
6 1 (3.70%) gulp
6 1 (3.70%) Maven
6 1 (3.70%) Mocha
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Electronics
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Automation Tester
5 4 (14.81%) Tester
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (11.11%) OSS Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) iOS Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Python Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) CSS
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
1 11 (40.74%) REST
2 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
3 9 (33.33%) JSON
4 8 (29.63%) SOAP
5 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (22.22%) J2EE
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) RESTful
7 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
8 4 (14.81%) CSS3
8 4 (14.81%) Gherkin
8 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
8 4 (14.81%) React
8 4 (14.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Robotics
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) OOD
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (14.81%) Open Source
5 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (14.81%) SDET
6 3 (11.11%) API Development
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Load Testing
7 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) PHP
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) C++
6 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
7 2 (7.41%) Python
8 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) SAP
4 3 (11.11%) Cramer
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Google
6 1 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (3.70%) Xamarin