Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for OOA/OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOA/OOD over the 6 months to 18 January 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 100 96
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +9
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 4 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.21% 0.064% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.078% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Bristol median daily rate £273 £275 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.91% -33.33% -17.50%
10th Percentile £265 £263 £355
90th Percentile £460 £288 £438
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £41.15 - -

OOA/OOD 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 1,500 1,289 1,356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 78.99% 82.52% 82.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 978 891 1,034
Bristol median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £563 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 56 47
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £26.58 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.15% +6.30% -23.08%
10th Percentile £11.55 £12.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £49.50 £50.00
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £39.13
% change year-on-year -17.33% -4.15% +37.28%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing OOA/OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in Bristol

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in Bristol

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOA/OOD in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOA/OOD in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD 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 Bristol region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Structured Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring

OOA/OOD
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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Gatling
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) The Grinder
2 1 (25.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Structured Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft