The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 27 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.39% - 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £341
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.88 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +26.69%
OOP
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
171 151 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 81.82% 69.91% 87.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 77 98
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.10% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.50 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.91 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Devon

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Devon region with a requirement for OOP.

1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) R
2 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Ruby
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) JIRA
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) SAS
2 8 (80.00%) Apple
2 8 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 8 (80.00%) Line Management
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat

OOP
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 8 (80.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Jetty
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 8 (80.00%) Line Management
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 8 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) R
2 8 (80.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Apple