The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 28 March 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 38 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9  
Contract jobs citing OOD 1 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 2.88% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 3.82% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Median daily rate - £220 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -51.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +10.16% +1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £46.20 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -0.62% +11.11%  

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 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 283 340 362
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 85.24% 75.39% 75.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 172 217
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 26 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £46.20 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing OOD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Gloucestershire

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Gloucestershire

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Gloucestershire

OOD
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Wiki
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Kibana
4 2 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (40.00%) OrientDB
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB

OOD
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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) C++Builder
3 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Wiki
2 2 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
Dursley, Gloucestershire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
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