Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 31
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 1.39% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.88% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 12
Cheltenham median daily rate - £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £46.20 £43.50
% change year-on-year -2.60% +6.21% -

OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 102 160 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 69.86% 74.07% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 73 164
Cheltenham median daily rate £373 £363 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.76% -14.45% +8.65%
10th Percentile £247 £233 £309
90th Percentile £484 £524 £520
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £400 £405
% change year-on-year -6.25% -1.23% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 11
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £15.00 £33.38 £41.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £45.78 £43.75
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% +4.94% +15.71%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Cheltenham

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOD in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Cheltenham

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD in Cheltenham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Cheltenham