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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 24 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.81% 2.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
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
93 124 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 75.61% 84.35% 55.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 95 25
Median daily rate £406 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
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 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (100.00%) OrientDB
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (100.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle