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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 20 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing OO 32 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.63% 6.08% 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.56% 7.44% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 35
Median daily rate £390 £360 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.25% -19.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.38 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
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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
374 484 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.43% 81.76% 82.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 380 347
Median daily rate £388 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.13 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.40% -13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £16.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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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

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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 24 June 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

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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 24 June 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 +29 12 £420 +31.25%
Cardiff -17 11 £375 +3.37%
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Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 97 (78.23%) Software Engineering
2 68 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (50.81%) Perl
4 62 (50.00%) Unix
5 59 (47.58%) TDD
6 57 (45.97%) jQuery
6 57 (45.97%) JavaScript
7 52 (41.94%) Java
8 51 (41.13%) Selenium
8 51 (41.13%) Cucumber
9 50 (40.32%) C#
10 47 (37.90%) CSS
11 44 (35.48%) SQL
12 42 (33.87%) Web Development
13 39 (31.45%) Legal
14 34 (27.42%) .NET
15 31 (25.00%) Security Cleared
16 30 (24.19%) Unit Testing
17 29 (23.39%) Windows
18 28 (22.58%) ASP.NET
19 26 (20.97%) HTML
20 25 (20.16%) UML
21 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
21 24 (19.35%) MongoDB
21 24 (19.35%) Mojolicious
22 23 (18.55%) NoSQL
22 23 (18.55%) MVC
23 21 (16.94%) RESTful
24 20 (16.13%) C++
25 19 (15.32%) .NET Framework

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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 8 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.03%) Apache
3 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 15 (12.10%) SNMP
2 15 (12.10%) VoIP
3 12 (9.68%) LDAP
4 2 (1.61%) HTTP
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.35%) MongoDB
2 23 (18.55%) NoSQL
3 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
4 16 (12.90%) Redis
5 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.61%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 51 (41.13%) Cucumber
1 51 (41.13%) Selenium
2 16 (12.90%) Visual Studio
3 15 (12.10%) Eclipse
3 15 (12.10%) Rational DOORS
3 15 (12.10%) StarTeam
4 4 (3.23%) Concordion
5 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.81%) Subversion
6 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (31.45%) Legal
2 8 (6.45%) Back Office
3 6 (4.84%) Finance
4 3 (2.42%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 99 (79.84%) Developer
2 28 (22.58%) Web Developer
3 25 (20.16%) Software Engineer
4 23 (18.55%) Perl Developer
5 19 (15.32%) .NET Developer
5 19 (15.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 15 (12.10%) Software Developer
7 13 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (10.48%) Website Developer
8 11 (8.87%) C# Developer
9 9 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (7.26%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (4.84%) C++ Developer
11 6 (4.84%) C++ Software Developer
11 6 (4.84%) C++/C# Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Java Developer
12 5 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (45.97%) jQuery
2 47 (37.90%) CSS
3 34 (27.42%) .NET
4 28 (22.58%) ASP.NET
5 26 (20.97%) HTML
6 24 (19.35%) Mojolicious
7 21 (16.94%) RESTful
8 19 (15.32%) .NET Framework
9 16 (12.90%) Kafka
10 14 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (10.48%) Entity Framework
11 13 (10.48%) XML
12 11 (8.87%) Web Services
13 8 (6.45%) OAuth2
14 5 (4.03%) Ajax
14 5 (4.03%) REST
15 4 (3.23%) Middleware
15 4 (3.23%) XHTML
16 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 3 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) NHS
2 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.61%) DTV
4 2 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.81%) IPTV
5 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 62 (50.00%) Unix
2 29 (23.39%) Windows
3 14 (11.29%) Linux
4 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (78.23%) Software Engineering
2 68 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (47.58%) TDD
4 42 (33.87%) Web Development
5 30 (24.19%) Unit Testing
6 25 (20.16%) UML
7 23 (18.55%) MVC
8 18 (14.52%) OOP
9 16 (12.90%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (12.10%) Requirements Management
11 12 (9.68%) Configuration Management
12 9 (7.26%) Cross-Platform Development
12 9 (7.26%) Requirements Engineering
13 6 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (4.84%) Front End Development
13 6 (4.84%) Scrum
13 6 (4.84%) SDLC
14 5 (4.03%) Human Factors
14 5 (4.03%) OOD
15 4 (3.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (50.81%) Perl
2 57 (45.97%) JavaScript
3 52 (41.94%) Java
4 50 (40.32%) C#
5 44 (35.48%) SQL
6 20 (16.13%) C++
7 17 (13.71%) Scala
8 16 (12.90%) Go
9 13 (10.48%) C
10 5 (4.03%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (1.61%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.61%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.10%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.81%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (9.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.10%) Coverity