Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 25 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 Programming (OOP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 71 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +70
Contract jobs citing OOP 11 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.62% 0.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate £263 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.26% - -
South West median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £15.25 - -
South West median hourly rate £15.25 £30.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -49.17% -21.57% +9.76%

OOP 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 562 731 728
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 82.77% 76.23% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 399 466
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -0.06% +6.73%
10th Percentile £213 £252 £225
90th Percentile £513 £575 £511
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 44 36
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +15.71%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.30 £25.63
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.99 £47.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +40.00%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Gloucestershire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Gloucestershire

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Gloucestershire

OOP
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 OOP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Gloucester - 4 £200 - 1
Cirencester - 2 £325 -
Cheltenham +3 1 - - 1
OOP
South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) Laravel
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) Web Development
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) C++
6 3 (27.27%) LAMP
7 2 (18.18%) Games
7 2 (18.18%) SEO
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Google
7 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Apache
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) LINQ
7 2 (18.18%) Physics

OOP
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 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (9.09%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) Laravel
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) LAMP
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) LINQ
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (9.09%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) li3
5 1 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) API Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
4 2 (18.18%) Physics
4 2 (18.18%) SEO
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) RedGate
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) Zend