The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 42 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing OO 10 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.84% 2.82% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 3.57% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 26
Median daily rate £628 £450 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.44% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £45.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.17 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.86% +15.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
300 364 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 85.23% 78.96% 72.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 197 226
Median daily rate £415 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £25.25 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £46.20 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

OO
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 4 £630 - 3
Cheltenham +6 1 - - 3
Cirencester - 1 £320 - 2
OO
South West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for OO.

1 23 (57.50%) Security Cleared
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (42.50%) HTML
3 17 (42.50%) CSS
4 16 (40.00%) C++
5 15 (37.50%) Java
5 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 14 (35.00%) Python
7 13 (32.50%) C
8 12 (30.00%) XML
8 12 (30.00%) Embedded C++
8 12 (30.00%) Big Data
9 11 (27.50%) DV Cleared
9 11 (27.50%) UML
10 10 (25.00%) Linux
11 9 (22.50%) Web Services
11 9 (22.50%) MVC
11 9 (22.50%) Scrum
11 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
11 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
12 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 8 (20.00%) jQuery
12 8 (20.00%) OOP
13 7 (17.50%) Apache
13 7 (17.50%) OOD
13 7 (17.50%) Embedded C
13 7 (17.50%) ITIL
13 7 (17.50%) Windows
13 7 (17.50%) PHP

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (17.50%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) Confluence
3 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Pig
4 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) RS-232
1 1 (2.50%) Skype
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) Big Data
2 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.50%) Hadoop
3 7 (17.50%) MySQL
4 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (10.00%) OrientDB
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.00%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (5.00%) Neo4j
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.50%) Selenium
3 6 (15.00%) JIRA
4 5 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (12.50%) Bitbucket
5 4 (10.00%) Ant
5 4 (10.00%) JMeter
5 4 (10.00%) Subversion
6 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.50%) Hudson
6 3 (7.50%) LoadRunner
6 3 (7.50%) Mercurial
7 2 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.00%) Gradle
7 2 (5.00%) Maven
7 2 (5.00%) PeopleTools
7 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.50%) JUnit
8 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Software Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
6 6 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Architect
8 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Big Data Architect
9 3 (7.50%) Big Data Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Data Architect
9 3 (7.50%) Data Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) CSS
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 12 (30.00%) XML
3 9 (22.50%) Web Services
4 8 (20.00%) jQuery
5 7 (17.50%) JSON
6 6 (15.00%) EJB
6 6 (15.00%) Java EE
6 6 (15.00%) RESTful
7 5 (12.50%) JDBC
7 5 (12.50%) SOAP
8 4 (10.00%) .NET
8 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.50%) HTML5
9 3 (7.50%) JMS
9 3 (7.50%) JSF
9 3 (7.50%) LINQ
9 3 (7.50%) Spring
9 3 (7.50%) XSD
9 3 (7.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Wiki
2 4 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (27.50%) UML
3 9 (22.50%) MVC
3 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 8 (20.00%) OOP
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL
5 7 (17.50%) OOD
5 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (15.00%) Open Source
7 5 (12.50%) DevOps
7 5 (12.50%) TDD
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.00%) Release Management
8 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (7.50%) High Availability
9 3 (7.50%) MapReduce
9 3 (7.50%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) C++
2 15 (37.50%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) Python
4 13 (32.50%) C
5 12 (30.00%) Embedded C++
6 7 (17.50%) Embedded C
6 7 (17.50%) PHP
7 6 (15.00%) SQL
8 5 (12.50%) C#
8 5 (12.50%) Perl
9 4 (10.00%) Ruby
10 3 (7.50%) Scala
11 2 (5.00%) PeopleCode
11 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
11 2 (5.00%) SQR
11 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
12 1 (2.50%) Lua
12 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (27.50%) DV Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) MISRA
1 1 (2.50%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.50%) Zend
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (5.00%) Twitter
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) RedGate