The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 27 23
Contract jobs citing OO 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 1.03% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.24% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate
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- £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £357 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
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South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 161 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 69.63% 82.56% 73.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 89 86
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -32.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Devon region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) XHTML
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) XHTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Core Animation
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 1 (12.50%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C
3 1 (12.50%) XAML
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Zend