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 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 Design (OOD)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 36 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.20% - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +16.25%

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
282 383 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.94% 89.28% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 290 158
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £265 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £47.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++