The table below looks at the statistics for OOD 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 OOD over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.10 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+19.72% -10.00%
OOD
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
297 223 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.37% 82.90% 83.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 172 222
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -35.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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