The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 36 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.73% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £433 - £438
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 £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%

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
217 343 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.20% 86.40% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 276 172
Median daily rate £373 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

OOD
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for OOD.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++