Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 19 November 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 (OO)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 46 55
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -25
Contract jobs citing OO 5 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.76% 3.80% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 4.79% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 23
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £463 £310 £369
90th Percentile £488 £563 £510
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - -
South West median hourly rate £41.33 £40.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.31% -4.76% +20.00%

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 533 730 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.37% 79.26% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 427 473
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £232 £216 £213
90th Percentile £549 £550 £502
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 67 41
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -8.43% +12.16%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.23 £46.60 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Gloucestershire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Gloucestershire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Gloucestershire

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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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury -1 1 - -
OO
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) XSD
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Gradle
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins

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Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Kernel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Kernel Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) JDBC
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (20.00%) Lua
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat