The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 26 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.73% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 0
Average daily rate £415 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £29.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+48.55% -15.85%
OOP
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
474 382 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 86.18% 74.17% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 267 186
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 10
Average hourly rate £47.00 £22.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.88% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £30.50 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

OOP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 25 £410 - 2
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (70.69%) Unit Testing
2 34 (58.62%) Scrum
3 33 (56.90%) MVC
4 32 (55.17%) C#
4 32 (55.17%) OO
5 29 (50.00%) .NET
6 24 (41.38%) SQL
6 24 (41.38%) .NET Framework
7 23 (39.66%) Entity Framework
7 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
7 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
8 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
11 16 (27.59%) Subversion
11 16 (27.59%) CSS
12 15 (25.86%) HTML
12 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
12 15 (25.86%) XML
12 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
12 15 (25.86%) NHS
12 15 (25.86%) TDD
12 15 (25.86%) jQuery
13 14 (24.14%) Android
13 14 (24.14%) Back Office
14 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
14 13 (22.41%) LDAP
14 13 (22.41%) HTML5
14 13 (22.41%) BDD

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.72%) JBoss
2 1 (1.72%) Node.js
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) LDAP
2 7 (12.07%) HTTP
3 4 (6.90%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
3 16 (27.59%) Subversion
4 9 (15.52%) JIRA
5 8 (13.79%) Jasmine
5 8 (13.79%) QUnit
5 8 (13.79%) Sinon.JS
5 8 (13.79%) Trac
6 7 (12.07%) Cucumber
6 7 (12.07%) Hudson
6 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.45%) MSBuild
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.72%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.72%) Maven
8 1 (1.72%) Mockito
8 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (24.14%) Back Office
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 58 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (37.93%) SQL Developer
3 20 (34.48%) .NET Developer
4 15 (25.86%) Senior Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.62%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (8.62%) HTML Developer
7 5 (8.62%) iOS Developer
7 5 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Android Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.00%) .NET
2 24 (41.38%) .NET Framework
3 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
3 23 (39.66%) Entity Framework
4 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (27.59%) CSS
6 15 (25.86%) HTML
6 15 (25.86%) jQuery
6 15 (25.86%) XML
7 13 (22.41%) CSS3
7 13 (22.41%) HTML5
8 12 (20.69%) Ajax
9 11 (18.97%) Web Services
10 8 (13.79%) RequireJS
10 8 (13.79%) RESTful
11 7 (12.07%) Gherkin
12 3 (5.17%) XForms
12 3 (5.17%) XSLT
13 2 (3.45%) SOAP
13 2 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) NHS
2 7 (12.07%) W3C
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.17%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Android
2 12 (20.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (70.69%) Unit Testing
2 34 (58.62%) Scrum
3 33 (56.90%) MVC
4 32 (55.17%) OO
5 15 (25.86%) TDD
6 13 (22.41%) BDD
7 11 (18.97%) Data Security
7 11 (18.97%) High Availability
7 11 (18.97%) MSF
8 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (15.52%) Analytics
9 9 (15.52%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (13.79%) Project Management
11 7 (12.07%) SDLC
11 7 (12.07%) SOA
12 6 (10.34%) Records Management
13 5 (8.62%) iOS Development
13 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
13 5 (8.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) C#
2 24 (41.38%) SQL
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.34%) Java
6 4 (6.90%) PHP
7 3 (5.17%) XPath
8 2 (3.45%) Perl
8 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.45%) Python
8 2 (3.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.72%) Go
9 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) Red Gate
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Zend
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Reed Technology
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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