The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Exeter 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 23 17
Contract jobs citing OO 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter - 3.39% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.04% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £350 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +68.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +11.67%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 99 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 75.96% 83.90% 74.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 62 26
Average daily rate £323 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £388 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.25 £19.39 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.74% +33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £19.39 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £93.32 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
OO
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OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall

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Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) XPath