The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing OO 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Plymouth - - 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
OO
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
86 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Plymouth 88.66% 61.82% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 26 3
Average daily rate £540 £425 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.05% -22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Plymouth 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) COBOL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) GIS
4 1 (25.00%) MVC

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Plymouth 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript