The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 20 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing OO 8 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.48% 3.23% 8.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.08% 5.26% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Average daily rate £450 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -25.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 38 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 77.40% 61.29% 82.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 28 159
Average daily rate £450 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OO
Gloucestershire

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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 15 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (88.89%) Perl
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Apache
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) SNMP
1 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (88.89%) SSH
1 8 (88.89%) Problem Management
1 8 (88.89%) Open Source
1 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) iOS Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (88.89%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SNMP
1 8 (88.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
1 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Python Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (55.56%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Perl
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
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