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 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 18 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing OO 4 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Plymouth 4.17% 21.84% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 26.76% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 0
Median daily rate £339 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.17 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.86% +15.12%

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
92 71 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Plymouth 95.83% 81.61% 92.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 63 70
Median daily rate £475 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £455 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

OO
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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017, 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 12 (92.31%) OOD
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (69.23%) SDLC
5 8 (61.54%) C#
6 7 (53.85%) .NET
6 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
7 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
7 6 (46.15%) TDD
7 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (30.77%) MVC
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 4 (30.77%) Python
8 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Java
8 4 (30.77%) WCF
8 4 (30.77%) WPF
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
8 4 (30.77%) REST
8 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
9 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 3 (23.08%) Apache Cordova

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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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Software Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
4 4 (30.77%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
5 3 (23.08%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) Flask
5 3 (23.08%) Ionic Framework
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) OOD
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) SDLC
4 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (15.38%) Change Control
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.69%) BDD
8 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Time Management
8 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) WCAG
2 2 (15.38%) QA
3 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft