The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
UK / Wales
Rank 37 14 46
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Contract jobs citing OO 28 63 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.42% 10.77% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 12.94% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 54 11
Median daily rate £425 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
511 487 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.73% 83.25% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 358 300
Median daily rate £410 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.48% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.85% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Wales

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

OO
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
South Wales -13 23 £433 +25.36% 9
North Wales - 4 £340 -
OO
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for OO.

1 40 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 25 (45.45%) UML
3 24 (43.64%) C++
3 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (32.73%) TDD
4 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
5 17 (30.91%) SC Cleared
5 17 (30.91%) Scrum
5 17 (30.91%) Java
6 16 (29.09%) C
7 15 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
8 14 (25.45%) SQL
9 13 (23.64%) C#
9 13 (23.64%) Windows
10 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.00%) Low Latency
11 9 (16.36%) SDLC
11 9 (16.36%) Rational DOORS
11 9 (16.36%) HTML
11 9 (16.36%) CSS
11 9 (16.36%) OOD
12 8 (14.55%) VoIP
12 8 (14.55%) SNMP
12 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
12 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
12 8 (14.55%) Change Control
12 8 (14.55%) Requirements Management
12 8 (14.55%) Multithreading
12 8 (14.55%) Multithreaded Programming
13 7 (12.73%) HTML5

OO
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.82%) Mule
4 1 (1.82%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) SNMP
1 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
1 8 (14.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) HBase
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) HPCC
3 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.91%) Eclipse
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) StarTeam
4 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.45%) Grunt
5 3 (5.45%) gulp
5 3 (5.45%) Protractor
6 2 (3.64%) JUnit
7 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.82%) JBehave
7 1 (1.82%) Maven
7 1 (1.82%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.82%) Selenium
7 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Military
2 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.82%) Automotive
2 1 (1.82%) Billing
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
1 27 (49.09%) Software Engineer
2 17 (30.91%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Agile Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) C Software Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (5.45%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) CSS
1 9 (16.36%) HTML
2 7 (12.73%) HTML5
3 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.09%) CSS3
3 5 (9.09%) jQuery
3 5 (9.09%) Node.js
4 4 (7.27%) .NET
4 4 (7.27%) JSON
5 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.64%) Kafka
6 2 (3.64%) React
6 2 (3.64%) REST
6 2 (3.64%) Web Services
7 1 (1.82%) Dropwizard
7 1 (1.82%) ELK Stack
7 1 (1.82%) MvvmCross
7 1 (1.82%) OpenGL
7 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 25 (45.45%) UML
3 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (32.73%) TDD
5 17 (30.91%) Scrum
6 15 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (20.00%) Low Latency
8 9 (16.36%) OOD
8 9 (16.36%) SDLC
9 8 (14.55%) Change Control
9 8 (14.55%) Multithreaded Programming
9 8 (14.55%) Multithreading
9 8 (14.55%) Requirements Management
10 5 (9.09%) Open Source
11 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.45%) BDD
12 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
12 3 (5.45%) ETL
12 3 (5.45%) MVC
12 3 (5.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) C++
2 17 (30.91%) Java
3 16 (29.09%) C
4 14 (25.45%) SQL
5 13 (23.64%) C#
6 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.91%) Embedded C++
8 5 (9.09%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.64%) PHP
9 2 (3.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
2 17 (30.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.82%) MISRA
1 1 (1.82%) MISRA C
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Coverity
2 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
2 2 (3.64%) Zend
3 1 (1.82%) Green Hills
3 1 (1.82%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
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