The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 18 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing OO 7 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.83% 3.25% 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 5.13% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 14
Median daily rate £315 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £410 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +14.35%
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Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 78 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.17% 63.41% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 50 63
Median daily rate £388 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.91% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Cheltenham region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for OO.

1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) Zend
5 3 (30.00%) Zend Framework
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) OO PHP
5 3 (30.00%) Mercurial
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (20.00%) Ant
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (10.00%) EasyMock
5 1 (10.00%) Hudson
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) JUnit
5 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Zend Framework
4 2 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) JSF
5 1 (10.00%) OpenCL
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) VHDL
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) MapReduce
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source Development
5 1 (10.00%) Secure Coding
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Lua
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) Scala
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Zend
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat