The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 23 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing OO 28 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.96% 4.47% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.21% 7.69% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £12.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.00%
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South West

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
304 143 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 64.68% 58.13% 73.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 76 118
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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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

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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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +4 17 £450 +100.00% 5
Gloucester -10 2 - - 2
Cirencester - - - -
OO
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 35 (62.50%) Python
2 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (55.36%) Security Cleared
4 30 (53.57%) Perl
5 29 (51.79%) DV Cleared
6 26 (46.43%) Java
7 24 (42.86%) Release Management
8 23 (41.07%) Linux
9 22 (39.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 22 (39.29%) Subversion
10 21 (37.50%) ClearCase
11 20 (35.71%) Maven
11 20 (35.71%) Bash Shell
12 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
12 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (28.57%) Apache Ivy
13 16 (28.57%) Ant
14 15 (26.79%) C++
15 13 (23.21%) PHP
15 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
16 11 (19.64%) Problem Management
16 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
17 10 (17.86%) Open Source
17 10 (17.86%) Lua
17 10 (17.86%) DevOps
17 10 (17.86%) SSH
17 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (17.86%) C#
17 10 (17.86%) MySQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (17.86%) Apache
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.93%) IIS
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.36%) Node.js
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) SSH
1 10 (17.86%) SNMP
2 3 (5.36%) AMQP
3 2 (3.57%) SSL
3 2 (3.57%) HTTP
3 2 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (17.86%) MySQL
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.36%) Big Data
7 1 (1.79%) OLTP
7 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.79%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 22 (39.29%) Subversion
2 21 (37.50%) ClearCase
3 20 (35.71%) Maven
4 16 (28.57%) Apache Ivy
4 16 (28.57%) Ant
5 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
6 5 (8.93%) Gerrit
7 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
8 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.79%) Rational Rose
9 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (87.50%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Python Developer
4 10 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) C++ Developer
5 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Delphi Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Requirements Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Database Architect
8 1 (1.79%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) jQuery
2 6 (10.71%) JMS
2 6 (10.71%) Spring
3 5 (8.93%) MSMQ
3 5 (8.93%) JPA
3 5 (8.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (7.14%) HornetQ
4 4 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (7.14%) EJB
5 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.36%) J2EE
5 3 (5.36%) Struts
5 3 (5.36%) XML
5 3 (5.36%) Apache Camel
6 2 (3.57%) REST
6 2 (3.57%) GWT
6 2 (3.57%) .NET
6 2 (3.57%) SOAP
6 2 (3.57%) WSDL
6 2 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.86%) Open Source
3 5 (8.93%) User Experience
4 4 (7.14%) Clustering
4 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) W3C
5 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) UNIX
2 10 (17.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.86%) Release Management
3 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (19.64%) Problem Management
5 10 (17.86%) DevOps
5 10 (17.86%) UML
6 9 (16.07%) Scrum
7 7 (12.50%) Project Management
8 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) MVC
9 5 (8.93%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.36%) ITIL
11 3 (5.36%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
12 2 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) Python
2 30 (53.57%) Perl
3 26 (46.43%) Java
4 20 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 15 (26.79%) C++
7 13 (23.21%) PHP
8 10 (17.86%) Lua
8 10 (17.86%) C#
9 7 (12.50%) C
10 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
10 6 (10.71%) SQL
10 6 (10.71%) Ruby
11 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
12 3 (5.36%) Delphi
13 1 (1.79%) XPath
13 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (55.36%) Security Cleared
2 29 (51.79%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) Sun Certification
4 5 (8.93%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Sun
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) Software AG
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