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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 22 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing OO 3 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.44% 8.70% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 10.34% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
Median daily rate £550 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% +2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
OO
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
93 116 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 75.61% 84.06% 55.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 89 25
Median daily rate £406 £444 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £349 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £552 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £42.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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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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Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 June 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Zend
3 2 (40.00%) Zend Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (40.00%) Kendo UI
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) OO PHP

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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 5 (100.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Kendo UI
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) VHDL
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Lua
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Zend
2 1 (20.00%) IBM