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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 37 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.35% - 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% - 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £300 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £359 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
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
217 270 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.68% 77.81% 86.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 227 254
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 4 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java