The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 20 19 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Contract jobs citing OO 35 56 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.89% 8.41% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.43% 10.35% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 13
Median daily rate £415 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £378 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.69%
OO
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
415 541 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 81.69% 81.23% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 407 341
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -33.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £9.80 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

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Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the South Wales region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

OO
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +12 17 £415 +3.75% 4
Cardiff -6 12 £400 +60.00% 8
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Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 South Wales region with a requirement for OO.

1 75 (89.29%) Software Engineering
2 39 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (44.05%) JavaScript
4 35 (41.67%) UML
4 35 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 34 (40.48%) Windows
6 32 (38.10%) Java
6 32 (38.10%) TDD
7 31 (36.90%) CSS
7 31 (36.90%) C++
8 30 (35.71%) Unix
8 30 (35.71%) jQuery
9 29 (34.52%) SC Cleared
9 29 (34.52%) Selenium
9 29 (34.52%) Web Development
9 29 (34.52%) OOA/OOD
9 29 (34.52%) C#
9 29 (34.52%) SQL
9 29 (34.52%) Perl
10 27 (32.14%) Cucumber
11 23 (27.38%) C
12 22 (26.19%) Visual Studio
12 22 (26.19%) Eclipse
12 22 (26.19%) TCP/IP
13 21 (25.00%) SNMP
13 21 (25.00%) Legal
13 21 (25.00%) VoIP
13 21 (25.00%) Coverity
13 21 (25.00%) StarTeam
13 21 (25.00%) Requirements Management

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (2.38%) Apache
1 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.19%) TCP/IP
2 21 (25.00%) SNMP
2 21 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) Big Data
2 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.38%) HBase
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (1.19%) HPCC
5 1 (1.19%) Redis
5 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (34.52%) Selenium
2 27 (32.14%) Cucumber
3 22 (26.19%) Eclipse
3 22 (26.19%) Visual Studio
4 21 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
4 21 (25.00%) StarTeam
5 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.38%) Subversion
7 1 (1.19%) JBehave
7 1 (1.19%) JUnit
General
1 21 (25.00%) Legal
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (54.76%) Developer
2 33 (39.29%) Software Engineer
3 24 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (22.62%) Web Developer
5 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) Website Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Perl Developer
8 7 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C/C++ Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C++ Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.90%) CSS
2 30 (35.71%) jQuery
3 8 (9.52%) .NET
3 8 (9.52%) HTML
4 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.95%) Web Services
5 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.57%) Kafka
5 3 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (3.57%) Mojolicious
5 3 (3.57%) RESTful
6 2 (2.38%) JSON
6 2 (2.38%) REST
6 2 (2.38%) XML
7 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.19%) Ajax
7 1 (1.19%) Laravel
7 1 (1.19%) SVG
7 1 (1.19%) Symfony
7 1 (1.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.19%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.48%) Windows
2 30 (35.71%) Unix
3 9 (10.71%) Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (89.29%) Software Engineering
2 39 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (41.67%) UML
4 32 (38.10%) TDD
5 29 (34.52%) OOA/OOD
5 29 (34.52%) Web Development
6 21 (25.00%) Requirements Management
7 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.95%) Human Factors
8 5 (5.95%) MVC
9 4 (4.76%) Cross-Platform Development
9 4 (4.76%) Requirements Engineering
10 3 (3.57%) ETL
10 3 (3.57%) OOP
10 3 (3.57%) Scrum
10 3 (3.57%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.38%) Project Management
11 2 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) JavaScript
2 32 (38.10%) Java
3 31 (36.90%) C++
4 29 (34.52%) C#
4 29 (34.52%) Perl
4 29 (34.52%) SQL
5 23 (27.38%) C
6 7 (8.33%) Embedded C++
7 6 (7.14%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.57%) Python
9 2 (2.38%) PHP
9 2 (2.38%) Scala
9 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.19%) Go
Qualifications
1 35 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 29 (34.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.19%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) TickIT
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Coverity
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.38%) Zend
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle
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