The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 5 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -10
Contract jobs citing OO 70 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.51% 2.89% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.92% 4.04% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 7 4
Average daily rate £375 £438 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +8.57%
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South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 223 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 87.26% 71.70% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 168 134
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £97.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 86 (78.90%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (67.89%) TDD
3 66 (60.55%) Software Engineering
4 65 (59.63%) jQuery
5 57 (52.29%) SQL
6 54 (49.54%) Java
7 51 (46.79%) MVC
8 48 (44.04%) Cucumber
9 46 (42.20%) CSS
10 45 (41.28%) JavaScript
10 45 (41.28%) HTML
10 45 (41.28%) RESTful
11 43 (39.45%) Perl
12 41 (37.61%) Unix
13 40 (36.70%) Web Services
14 39 (35.78%) Selenium
15 35 (32.11%) .NET
16 34 (31.19%) ASP.NET
16 34 (31.19%) XML
16 34 (31.19%) Scrum
16 34 (31.19%) Ajax
16 34 (31.19%) MongoDB
17 33 (30.28%) NoSQL
17 33 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
18 31 (28.44%) OOP
18 31 (28.44%) C#
19 28 (25.69%) Scala
20 27 (24.77%) Legal
21 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.60%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (13.76%) IIS
3 8 (7.34%) Apache
4 6 (5.50%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.59%) Confluence
5 5 (4.59%) Node.js
6 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.83%) JBoss
8 1 (0.92%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) GitHub
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) LDAP
2 11 (10.09%) HTTP
3 4 (3.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.19%) MongoDB
2 33 (30.28%) NoSQL
3 24 (22.02%) Redis
4 20 (18.35%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.42%) Neo4j
6 5 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.83%) MySQL
8 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.92%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 48 (44.04%) Cucumber
2 39 (35.78%) Selenium
3 19 (17.43%) Subversion
4 18 (16.51%) Git (software)
4 18 (16.51%) Hudson
4 18 (16.51%) Jenkins
4 18 (16.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (12.84%) JIRA
6 11 (10.09%) Jasmine
6 11 (10.09%) QUnit
6 11 (10.09%) Sinon.JS
7 8 (7.34%) Trac
8 7 (6.42%) Maven
9 5 (4.59%) Geb
9 5 (4.59%) Spock
10 4 (3.67%) Concordion
11 1 (0.92%) Liquibase
11 1 (0.92%) Mockito
11 1 (0.92%) PowerBuilder
11 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (24.77%) Legal
2 11 (10.09%) Back Office
3 4 (3.67%) Finance
4 3 (2.75%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (96.33%) Developer
2 27 (24.77%) .NET Developer
3 20 (18.35%) Java Developer
4 15 (13.76%) Perl Developer
5 14 (12.84%) Senior Developer
5 14 (12.84%) SQL Developer
6 11 (10.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.59%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.59%) HTML Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) HTML CSS Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (59.63%) jQuery
2 46 (42.20%) CSS
3 45 (41.28%) HTML
3 45 (41.28%) RESTful
4 40 (36.70%) Web Services
5 35 (32.11%) .NET
6 34 (31.19%) Ajax
6 34 (31.19%) ASP.NET
6 34 (31.19%) XML
7 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework
7 26 (23.85%) Mojolicious
8 25 (22.94%) Entity Framework
9 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (22.02%) Kafka
10 21 (19.27%) XSLT
11 20 (18.35%) SOAP
12 17 (15.60%) OAuth2
13 16 (14.68%) XForms
14 11 (10.09%) RequireJS
15 10 (9.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) NHS
2 7 (6.42%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (6.42%) W3C
3 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.61%) Unix
2 7 (6.42%) Android
2 7 (6.42%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.75%) Linux
4 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (78.90%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (67.89%) TDD
3 66 (60.55%) Software Engineering
4 51 (46.79%) MVC
5 34 (31.19%) Scrum
6 33 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (28.44%) OOP
8 23 (21.10%) Unit Testing
9 17 (15.60%) UML
10 16 (14.68%) Data Modelling
11 15 (13.76%) Regression Testing
11 15 (13.76%) Software Testing
12 14 (12.84%) SOA
13 13 (11.93%) BDD
14 12 (11.01%) SDLC
15 8 (7.34%) Analytics
15 8 (7.34%) Web Development
16 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
16 7 (6.42%) DevOps
16 7 (6.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 57 (52.29%) SQL
2 54 (49.54%) Java
3 45 (41.28%) JavaScript
4 43 (39.45%) Perl
5 31 (28.44%) C#
6 28 (25.69%) Scala
7 26 (23.85%) Go
8 15 (13.76%) XPath
9 12 (11.01%) Ruby
10 7 (6.42%) PHP
11 6 (5.50%) PL/SQL
11 6 (5.50%) Python
12 5 (4.59%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (19.27%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) Degree
4 3 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.59%) Twitter
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