The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 18 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing OO 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.42% 1.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£293 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% -6.25%
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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 Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 35 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 52.21% 63.64% 72.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 65
Average daily rate £395 £387 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £435 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £13.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 15 (62.50%) Linux
1 15 (62.50%) Python
1 15 (62.50%) Problem Management
1 15 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 14 (58.33%) Open Source
2 14 (58.33%) Apache
2 14 (58.33%) Perl
2 14 (58.33%) MySQL
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) SNMP
2 14 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (58.33%) SSH
3 13 (54.17%) DevOps
4 9 (37.50%) C#
5 7 (29.17%) QA
6 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) IIS
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) MSMQ
7 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
7 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (58.33%) Apache
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.83%) IIS
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SNMP
1 14 (58.33%) SSH
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) AMQP
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) MySQL
1 14 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) OLTP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Python Developer
3 13 (54.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Delphi Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) MSMQ
1 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) JPA
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) XSD
2 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Open Source
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) W3C
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Problem Management
2 13 (54.17%) DevOps
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.17%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) BPEL
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.17%) Kanban
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Python
1 15 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 14 (58.33%) Perl
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) Delphi
5 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) SQL
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle