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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 37 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.35% - 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -27.27%
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
231 312 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.93% 80.21% 83.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 258 238
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 £210 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 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