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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 21 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.90% 1.01% 5.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.45% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £488 £475 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
- +22.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
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
83 69 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 79.05% 69.70% 81.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 68
Median daily rate £413 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.90 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Wiki
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) OrientDB
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) EasyMock
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) EJB
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSF
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat