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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 16 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing OO 23 40 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.39% 10.08% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.18% 12.05% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 3
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£375 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £357 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
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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
226 332 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.48% 83.63% 68.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 234 76
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £11.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +137.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £27.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £27.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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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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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 22 May 2015, 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 20 (64.52%) UNIX
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
4 16 (51.61%) Perl
5 14 (45.16%) RESTful
6 13 (41.94%) Scala
7 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
7 12 (38.71%) TDD
8 11 (35.48%) Java
8 11 (35.48%) SQL
8 11 (35.48%) jQuery
8 11 (35.48%) Mojolicious
9 10 (32.26%) OAuth
9 10 (32.26%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (29.03%) CSS
10 9 (29.03%) HTML
11 8 (25.81%) Finance
11 8 (25.81%) Legal
12 7 (22.58%) Project Management
12 7 (22.58%) UML
12 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
13 6 (19.35%) MS Project
13 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
13 6 (19.35%) AS400
14 5 (16.13%) TestDirector
14 5 (16.13%) MS Office
14 5 (16.13%) PHP
14 5 (16.13%) XML
14 5 (16.13%) Degree
15 4 (12.90%) WebSphere

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (32.26%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Project
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.90%) DB2
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) TestDirector
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
1 8 (25.81%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) AWS Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Perl Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Software Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) RESTful
2 11 (35.48%) jQuery
2 11 (35.48%) Mojolicious
3 10 (32.26%) OAuth
4 9 (29.03%) CSS
4 9 (29.03%) HTML
5 5 (16.13%) XML
6 4 (12.90%) XHTML
7 3 (9.68%) Flash
8 2 (6.45%) Ajax
8 2 (6.45%) HTML5
8 2 (6.45%) CSS3
8 2 (6.45%) XSLT
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
9 1 (3.23%) .NET
9 1 (3.23%) J2EE
9 1 (3.23%) WSDL
9 1 (3.23%) Web Services
9 1 (3.23%) Laravel
9 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) AS400
2 4 (12.90%) iSeries
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) W3C
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) UNIX
2 4 (12.90%) OS/400
3 2 (6.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
3 12 (38.71%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) OO PHP
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
6 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.45%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) Web Design
7 1 (3.23%) Content Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) OOD
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Perl
2 13 (41.94%) Scala
3 11 (35.48%) Java
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) PHP
6 4 (12.90%) RPG
6 4 (12.90%) COBOL
6 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.68%) ActionScript
8 2 (6.45%) Ruby
9 1 (3.23%) C++
9 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CCA
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Zend
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
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