The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 38 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 16 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.86% 2.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 3.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Median daily rate £300 £299 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.88 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +17.78%
OOP
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
262 219 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.64% 82.33% 83.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 171 219
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 £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -35.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 28 (73.68%) Unit Testing
2 26 (68.42%) .NET
3 24 (63.16%) C#
3 24 (63.16%) .NET Framework
3 24 (63.16%) Entity Framework
4 20 (52.63%) OO
5 18 (47.37%) MVC
6 17 (44.74%) SQL
7 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
8 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
10 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
10 12 (31.58%) LDAP
10 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (28.95%) Back Office
11 11 (28.95%) Scrum
11 11 (28.95%) NHS
11 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
12 10 (26.32%) Oracle
12 10 (26.32%) Windows
12 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
12 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
12 10 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (26.32%) RDBMS
12 10 (26.32%) WinForms
12 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
12 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (26.32%) LINQ
12 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
12 10 (26.32%) Relational Database

OOP
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) LDAP
2 3 (7.89%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (26.32%) RDBMS
2 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 9 (23.68%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
4 7 (18.42%) Subversion
5 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.89%) Hudson
5 3 (7.89%) Jasmine
5 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.89%) JIRA
5 3 (7.89%) QUnit
5 3 (7.89%) Sinon.JS
5 3 (7.89%) Trac
6 2 (5.26%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (28.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) .NET Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Senior Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.53%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.53%) PHP Zend Developer
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (7.89%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
2 24 (63.16%) .NET Framework
2 24 (63.16%) Entity Framework
3 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
4 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (26.32%) LINQ
5 10 (26.32%) WinForms
6 9 (23.68%) CSS
6 9 (23.68%) HTML
7 8 (21.05%) CSS3
7 8 (21.05%) HTML5
8 7 (18.42%) jQuery
9 4 (10.53%) LAMP
9 4 (10.53%) WCF
9 4 (10.53%) XML
10 3 (7.89%) Ajax
10 3 (7.89%) RESTful
10 3 (7.89%) Web Services
10 3 (7.89%) WPF
10 3 (7.89%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) NHS
2 3 (7.89%) W3C
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Android
3 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Unit Testing
2 20 (52.63%) OO
3 18 (47.37%) MVC
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) BDD
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 4 (10.53%) Analytics
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) Android Development
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.89%) SDLC
8 3 (7.89%) SOA
8 3 (7.89%) Web Design
9 2 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.26%) MVVM
9 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.53%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Zend