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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 42 36
Rank change year-on-year +25 -6  
Contract jobs citing OO 24 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.32% 2.49% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.13% 3.27% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 11
Median daily rate £425 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £42.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 - £41.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.42% +5.62%  

OO 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 263 367 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 80.18% 76.14% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 770 753
Median daily rate £350 £423 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.15% +3.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £307 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £638 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 65 58
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.50 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £43.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury -2 9 - -
Gloucester +3 5 £430 -21.81% 1
Cirencester - 2 £328 -
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South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 18 (64.29%) C++
2 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
3 13 (46.43%) C
4 12 (42.86%) OOD
4 12 (42.86%) Embedded C++
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
6 9 (32.14%) CSS
6 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) Python
7 8 (28.57%) Linux
7 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 8 (28.57%) SDLC
8 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (25.00%) MATLAB
9 6 (21.43%) C#
9 6 (21.43%) UML
10 5 (17.86%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) MySQL
10 5 (17.86%) TDD
10 5 (17.86%) jQuery
10 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
10 5 (17.86%) Open Source
10 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
10 5 (17.86%) Big Data
11 4 (14.29%) Laravel
11 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity

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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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
1 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
1 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (3.57%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Ant
3 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.14%) Gradle
3 2 (7.14%) Hudson
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Electronics
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Kernel Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Kernel Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) jQuery
3 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 4 (14.29%) Laravel
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 4 (14.29%) XML
3 4 (14.29%) Yocto
4 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.71%) STL
4 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (7.14%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) Java EE
5 2 (7.14%) JMS
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (7.14%) Node.js
5 2 (7.14%) React
5 2 (7.14%) WCF
5 2 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 4 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) OOD
3 8 (28.57%) SDLC
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) UML
6 5 (17.86%) Open Source
6 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
7 4 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (14.29%) OOP
8 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
8 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.14%) Analytics
9 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
9 2 (7.14%) High Availability
9 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C++
2 13 (46.43%) C
3 12 (42.86%) Embedded C++
4 8 (28.57%) Python
5 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.00%) MATLAB
6 6 (21.43%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) Java
8 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
8 4 (14.29%) PHP
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
10 2 (7.14%) Perl
10 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
10 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
11 1 (3.57%) Ruby
11 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 2 (7.14%) Twitter
2 1 (3.57%) RedGate