The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 53 53 54
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing OO 6 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.94% 1.52% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.98% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 505 505 593
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 79.28% 76.52% 81.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 351 410
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £273 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 8
Median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +120.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.10 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.43 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Wiltshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Wiltshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Wiltshire

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Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Swindon +6 5 £375 -6.25% 1
Chippenham - 1 - - 1
OO
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) OOD
3 10 (62.50%) Spring
4 9 (56.25%) Maven
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
6 7 (43.75%) Bitbucket
7 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 6 (37.50%) Selenium
7 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
7 6 (37.50%) Ant
8 5 (31.25%) XML
8 5 (31.25%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) JBehave
10 3 (18.75%) GitLab
10 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
10 3 (18.75%) GitHub
10 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
10 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
10 3 (18.75%) RESTful
10 3 (18.75%) Subversion
10 3 (18.75%) Apache
10 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
10 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
10 3 (18.75%) JUnit
10 3 (18.75%) CSS
10 3 (18.75%) JavaScript

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Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
2 2 (12.50%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Maven
2 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (43.75%) Bitbucket
3 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
4 6 (37.50%) Ant
4 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (37.50%) Selenium
5 4 (25.00%) JBehave
6 3 (18.75%) GitLab
6 3 (18.75%) JUnit
6 3 (18.75%) Subversion
6 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
7 2 (12.50%) JIRA
7 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
8 1 (6.25%) JMeter
8 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer in Test
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Spring
2 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 5 (31.25%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
6 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CCTV
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) OOD
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) API Testing
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) IFS
3 1 (6.25%) Capita
3 1 (6.25%) Google