The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 8 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OO 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.89% - 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.24% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.63 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.38% -3.43%
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Devon

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Plymouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Plymouth 80.56% 89.19% 81.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 35
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £49.00 £16.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.96% -90.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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Daily Rate Trend in Plymouth

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Plymouth

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Hourly Rate Trend in Plymouth

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Plymouth

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for OO.

1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) OOA/OOD
3 22 (91.67%) Python
3 22 (91.67%) Subversion
4 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (66.67%) TDD
5 15 (62.50%) QA
5 15 (62.50%) SQL
5 15 (62.50%) OOD
5 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
5 15 (62.50%) NoSQL
6 13 (54.17%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (54.17%) Software Testing
6 13 (54.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (54.17%) Risk Analysis
7 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (33.33%) Ruby
8 8 (33.33%) Oracle
8 8 (33.33%) Perl
8 8 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (33.33%) XSL
9 7 (29.17%) Unix
9 7 (29.17%) UML
9 7 (29.17%) Delphi
9 7 (29.17%) Java
9 7 (29.17%) ClearCase
9 7 (29.17%) PL/1
9 7 (29.17%) SDLC
9 7 (29.17%) Disclosure Scotland
9 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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 (54.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (91.67%) Subversion
2 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 7 (29.17%) ClearCase
3 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 7 (29.17%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Python Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Digital Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.17%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) XML
2 8 (33.33%) XSL
3 2 (8.33%) Drools
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) OOA/OOD
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) TDD
3 15 (62.50%) OOD
4 13 (54.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (54.17%) Risk Analysis
4 13 (54.17%) Software Testing
5 7 (29.17%) SDLC
5 7 (29.17%) UML
6 6 (25.00%) Coaching
6 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 4 (16.67%) Workflow
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.17%) BDD
9 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.17%) DevOps
9 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
9 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Python
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Perl
3 8 (33.33%) Ruby
4 7 (29.17%) Delphi
4 7 (29.17%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) PL/1
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) QA
2 7 (29.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle