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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 29 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing OO 24 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.11% 4.56% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.92% 5.98% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 9
Average daily rate £500 £458 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.17% +1.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £45.50 £42.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
OO
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
347 368 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.83% 76.35% 68.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 226 136
Average daily rate £400 £413 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 33
Average hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

OO
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

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 1 May 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 2 £490 +6.98% 8
Tewkesbury - 2 £325 -
Gloucester - 1 £550 - 2
OO
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (80.65%) Security Cleared
3 22 (70.97%) DV Cleared
4 20 (64.52%) Java
5 15 (48.39%) JIRA
5 15 (48.39%) Scrum
6 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
7 13 (41.94%) Confluence
8 12 (38.71%) Ruby
8 12 (38.71%) Subversion
8 12 (38.71%) OOD
8 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
9 11 (35.48%) Oracle
9 11 (35.48%) SQL
9 11 (35.48%) Apache
9 11 (35.48%) Scala
9 11 (35.48%) DevOps
10 10 (32.26%) Big Data
10 10 (32.26%) Bitbucket
10 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
10 10 (32.26%) OrientDB
10 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
10 10 (32.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (32.26%) Wiki
10 10 (32.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (32.26%) MySQL
10 10 (32.26%) ITIL
10 10 (32.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 10 (32.26%) Perl
10 10 (32.26%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 13 (41.94%) Confluence
2 11 (35.48%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) Apache Spark
3 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) ASN.1
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) SSH
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Big Data
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
1 10 (32.26%) OrientDB
1 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
2 9 (29.03%) Neo4j
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.68%) Apache Accumulo
4 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (3.23%) OLTP
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.23%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) JIRA
2 12 (38.71%) Subversion
3 10 (32.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (32.26%) Bitbucket
3 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
3 10 (32.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (29.03%) ClearCase
5 7 (22.58%) Ant
5 7 (22.58%) Apache Ivy
5 7 (22.58%) Maven
6 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
7 3 (9.68%) Mercurial
8 2 (6.45%) Selenium
9 1 (3.23%) EasyMock
9 1 (3.23%) JUnit
9 1 (3.23%) MSTest
9 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.23%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
4 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Big Data Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Data Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C++ Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.45%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) EJB
1 8 (25.81%) Java EE
1 8 (25.81%) JSF
1 8 (25.81%) Spring
2 7 (22.58%) jQuery
3 5 (16.13%) XML
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) REST
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) Apache Camel
6 2 (6.45%) Kendo UI
6 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.45%) Zend Framework
7 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.23%) Kafka
7 1 (3.23%) OpenCL
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.23%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Wiki
2 6 (19.35%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) VHDL
4 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Unix
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
4 12 (38.71%) OOD
5 11 (35.48%) DevOps
6 10 (32.26%) ITIL
6 10 (32.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
7 9 (29.03%) Open Source
8 8 (25.81%) Release Management
9 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (9.68%) Kanban
11 3 (9.68%) UML
12 2 (6.45%) Analytics
12 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
12 2 (6.45%) MVC
12 2 (6.45%) OO PHP
12 2 (6.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) Ruby
3 11 (35.48%) Scala
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) Perl
4 10 (32.26%) PHP
5 9 (29.03%) PL/SQL
6 8 (25.81%) Lua
7 7 (22.58%) C
7 7 (22.58%) C++
7 7 (22.58%) Python
8 3 (9.68%) VC++
9 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.23%) C#
10 1 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) Security Cleared
2 22 (70.97%) DV Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Sun Certification
4 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) ISEB
5 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Kibana
2 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Sun
3 2 (6.45%) Zend
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
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