Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 14 December 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 Programming (OOP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 89 88
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing OOP 17 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.87% 0.95% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.14% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 17
Bristol median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £275 £249 £340
90th Percentile £375 £575 £438
South West median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South West median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -55.71% - -

OOP 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 1561 1402 1414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.52% 83.06% 81.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1034 993 1105
Bristol median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £538 £574 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 62 39
Bristol median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -30.91%
10th Percentile £11.93 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.45 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £33.00 £34.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -5.04% -11.46% +42.73%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Bristol

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Bristol

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) NUnit
3 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
4 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
4 6 (35.29%) PHP
4 6 (35.29%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
8 2 (11.76%) OSGi
8 2 (11.76%) REST
8 2 (11.76%) Laravel
8 2 (11.76%) Redis
8 2 (11.76%) PowerMock
8 2 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager

OOP
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 2 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Drupal
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
1 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.76%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) NUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Mockito
3 2 (11.76%) SonarQube
3 2 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) FxCop
4 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
4 6 (35.29%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Apache Sling
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) JSR 170
6 2 (11.76%) LAMP
6 2 (11.76%) Laravel
6 2 (11.76%) Memcached
6 2 (11.76%) OSGi
6 2 (11.76%) PowerMock
6 2 (11.76%) React
6 2 (11.76%) React Native
6 2 (11.76%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) Cocoa
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Programming
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.88%) Memory Management
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
1 2 (11.76%) Coverity
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SAP