Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - +58 +2
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.60% - 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Devon median daily rate £400 - £350
10th Percentile £375 - £233
90th Percentile £425 - £475
South West median daily rate £350 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -55.71% - -

OOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 419 379 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 83.80% 82.57% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 239 370
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £205 £185 £263
90th Percentile £575 £500 £520
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 18
Devon median hourly rate £37.50 £23.28 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.12% -37.09% +40.95%
10th Percentile £22.15 £10.80 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.75 £48.00 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -15.65% -5.77% +36.84%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Devon

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Devon

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Devon

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 3 £400 - 5
OOP
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (33.33%) phpspec
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) HATEOAS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) FxCop
3 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit

OOP
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) FxCop
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HATEOAS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) phpspec
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft