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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 28 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing OO 22 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.69% 4.04% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 6.67% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
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£405 £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -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 4 0
Average hourly rate - £12.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -8.75%
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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
278 135 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 59.28% 60.54% 69.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 72 159
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 30
Average hourly rate £37.50 £14.38 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% -56.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.75 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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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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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 21 August 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram 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

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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 21 August 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
Gloucester -7 6 £300 - 3
Cheltenham -1 5 £405 +80.00% 4
Cirencester - - - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 28 (59.57%) Python
2 24 (51.06%) Perl
3 23 (48.94%) Linux
4 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
6 19 (40.43%) Bash Shell
7 18 (38.30%) DV Cleared
8 16 (34.04%) Java
9 15 (31.91%) Problem Management
10 14 (29.79%) MySQL
10 14 (29.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 14 (29.79%) Windows
10 14 (29.79%) Apache
10 14 (29.79%) SNMP
10 14 (29.79%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (29.79%) Subversion
10 14 (29.79%) SSH
10 14 (29.79%) Open Source
11 13 (27.66%) ClearCase
11 13 (27.66%) Release Management
11 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
11 13 (27.66%) DevOps
12 12 (25.53%) Maven
13 10 (21.28%) C#
13 10 (21.28%) C++
13 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
13 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (19.15%) Oracle
14 9 (19.15%) Scrum
15 8 (17.02%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 14 (29.79%) Apache
2 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.64%) IIS
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.38%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) SNMP
1 14 (29.79%) SSH
2 3 (6.38%) AMQP
3 2 (4.26%) SSL
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) MySQL
1 14 (29.79%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
6 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.38%) Big Data
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.13%) OLTP
7 1 (2.13%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 14 (29.79%) Subversion
2 13 (27.66%) ClearCase
3 12 (25.53%) Maven
4 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
4 8 (17.02%) Ant
4 8 (17.02%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (8.51%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Python Developer
3 13 (27.66%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Java Developer
5 8 (17.02%) C++ Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (10.64%) Administrator
6 5 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Requirements Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Delphi Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Software Test Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) jQuery
2 6 (12.77%) JMS
3 5 (10.64%) MSMQ
3 5 (10.64%) JPA
3 5 (10.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (8.51%) HornetQ
4 4 (8.51%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (8.51%) EJB
5 3 (6.38%) Struts
5 3 (6.38%) XML
5 3 (6.38%) J2EE
5 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.38%) Spring
6 2 (4.26%) GWT
6 2 (4.26%) REST
6 2 (4.26%) Middleware
6 2 (4.26%) WSDL
6 2 (4.26%) SOAP
6 2 (4.26%) .NET
7 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Open Source
2 4 (8.51%) Clustering
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
3 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) Problem Management
3 13 (27.66%) Release Management
3 13 (27.66%) DevOps
4 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (19.15%) Scrum
6 8 (17.02%) UML
7 6 (12.77%) Project Management
7 6 (12.77%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) MVC
9 4 (8.51%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.38%) ITIL
10 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
11 2 (4.26%) OOP
11 2 (4.26%) OOD
11 2 (4.26%) ETL
11 2 (4.26%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Python
2 24 (51.06%) Perl
3 19 (40.43%) Bash Shell
4 16 (34.04%) Java
5 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.28%) C#
5 10 (21.28%) C++
6 8 (17.02%) PHP
7 6 (12.77%) C
7 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
8 5 (10.64%) Lua
9 4 (8.51%) Ruby
9 4 (8.51%) SQL
10 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
10 3 (6.38%) Delphi
11 1 (2.13%) XPath
11 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
2 18 (38.30%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Sun
4 1 (2.13%) Software AG
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