The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 21 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.93% 6.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 8.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.66%
OOD
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
80 124 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 74.07% 81.05% 53.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 86 23
Median daily rate £375 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.20% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £42.50 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for OOD.

1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) EasyMock
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Wiki
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Neo4j
2 2 (66.67%) OrientDB
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) TKPROF
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Flashback

OOD
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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Neo4j
1 2 (66.67%) OrientDB
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) EasyMock
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Wiki
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) BPEL
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle