The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 16 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing OO 13 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 7.34% 0.46% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.90% 0.62% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
OO
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
146 161 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 82.49% 74.54% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 78 95
Median daily rate £398 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 9
Median hourly rate £35.50 £14.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.82% -53.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.60 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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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Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram 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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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Plymouth - 5 £400 - 1
Exmouth - 2 £338 -
OO
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Devon region with a requirement for OO.

1 32 (78.05%) HTML
2 31 (75.61%) SQL
3 30 (73.17%) Python
4 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (56.10%) QA
5 23 (56.10%) OOA/OOD
6 22 (53.66%) Subversion
7 16 (39.02%) TDD
7 16 (39.02%) Ruby
7 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
7 16 (39.02%) C#
7 16 (39.02%) C++
8 15 (36.59%) Java
8 15 (36.59%) OOD
8 15 (36.59%) NoSQL
9 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
10 13 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (31.71%) Risk Analysis
10 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
10 13 (31.71%) Requirements Analysis
11 12 (29.27%) Degree
12 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (21.95%) DevOps
13 9 (21.95%) OOP
13 9 (21.95%) C
13 9 (21.95%) CSS
13 9 (21.95%) Windows
14 8 (19.51%) MATLAB
14 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis
14 8 (19.51%) Scrum

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 13 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (19.51%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) Node.js
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) NoSQL
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Subversion
2 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.51%) JIRA
4 7 (17.07%) ClearCase
4 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.07%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Python Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Software Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Senior Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Digital Developer
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.44%) C++/C# Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Delphi Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.44%) Python Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
3 8 (19.51%) .NET
3 8 (19.51%) MFC
3 8 (19.51%) XML
3 8 (19.51%) XSL
4 2 (4.88%) Drools
5 1 (2.44%) CSS3
5 1 (2.44%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) RESTful
5 1 (2.44%) SOAP
5 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) OOA/OOD
3 16 (39.02%) TDD
4 15 (36.59%) OOD
5 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
6 13 (31.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (31.71%) Risk Analysis
6 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
7 9 (21.95%) DevOps
7 9 (21.95%) OOP
8 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis
8 8 (19.51%) Line Management
8 8 (19.51%) Scrum
9 7 (17.07%) SDLC
9 7 (17.07%) UML
10 6 (14.63%) Coaching
11 4 (9.76%) Web Development
11 4 (9.76%) Workflow
12 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
13 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) SQL
2 30 (73.17%) Python
3 16 (39.02%) C#
3 16 (39.02%) C++
3 16 (39.02%) Ruby
4 15 (36.59%) Java
5 9 (21.95%) C
6 8 (19.51%) Delphi
6 8 (19.51%) MATLAB
6 8 (19.51%) Objective-C
6 8 (19.51%) Perl
6 8 (19.51%) R
6 8 (19.51%) VC++
7 7 (17.07%) PL/1
8 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (56.10%) QA
2 7 (17.07%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.88%) ISO 14001
3 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Apple
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle