The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Devon region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 35 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.12% - 7.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate
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- - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 102 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 70.15% 63.75% 66.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 59 55
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +4.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £11.00 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £18.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
OO
South West

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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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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 3 - -
Barnstaple - - - -
Exeter - - - - 1
Kingsbridge - - - -
OO
South West

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) GIS
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) COBOL
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) COBOL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL