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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 47 23 44
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Contract jobs citing OO 30 59 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.66% 8.60% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 10.87% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 52 15
Median daily rate £433 £323 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.10% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £310 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
OO
UK

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
690 543 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.25% 79.15% 80.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 418 389
Median daily rate £433 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 12
Median hourly rate £43.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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

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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

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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 5 December 2016.

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

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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 5 December 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
South Wales -20 24 £433 +34.10% 10
North Wales - 3 £340 - 1
West Wales - 1 £288 - 4
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for OO.

1 52 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 35 (51.47%) UML
3 33 (48.53%) Security Cleared
4 32 (47.06%) C++
5 30 (44.12%) SC Cleared
6 27 (39.71%) OOA/OOD
7 26 (38.24%) SQL
8 25 (36.76%) C
8 25 (36.76%) Windows
9 23 (33.82%) C#
9 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (27.94%) Java
10 19 (27.94%) Rational DOORS
11 18 (26.47%) Visual Studio
11 18 (26.47%) VoIP
11 18 (26.47%) SNMP
11 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
11 18 (26.47%) Requirements Management
12 17 (25.00%) Eclipse
13 16 (23.53%) StarTeam
13 16 (23.53%) TDD
13 16 (23.53%) Coverity
14 15 (22.06%) Scrum
15 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
16 10 (14.71%) CSS
17 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
17 9 (13.24%) HTML
18 8 (11.76%) Embedded C
18 8 (11.76%) Low Latency
19 7 (10.29%) OOD

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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 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.41%) Apache
2 3 (4.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.47%) Mule
4 1 (1.47%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.47%) SNMP
1 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
1 18 (26.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) Big Data
2 3 (4.41%) HBase
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) HPCC
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Rational DOORS
2 18 (26.47%) Visual Studio
3 17 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 16 (23.53%) StarTeam
5 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
6 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.88%) Selenium
8 3 (4.41%) JUnit
9 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.94%) Grunt
9 2 (2.94%) gulp
9 2 (2.94%) JBehave
9 2 (2.94%) Protractor
9 2 (2.94%) Subversion
10 1 (1.47%) Maven
10 1 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Military
3 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.47%) Automotive
3 1 (1.47%) Billing
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 27 (39.71%) Developer
3 23 (33.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Embedded Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Agile Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (10.29%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Embedded C Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (5.88%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) CSS
2 9 (13.24%) HTML
3 6 (8.82%) HTML5
4 5 (7.35%) JSON
5 4 (5.88%) .NET
5 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.88%) CSS3
5 4 (5.88%) jQuery
5 4 (5.88%) Node.js
6 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.41%) Kafka
6 3 (4.41%) REST
7 2 (2.94%) React
7 2 (2.94%) Web Services
8 1 (1.47%) Dropwizard
8 1 (1.47%) ELK Stack
8 1 (1.47%) Laravel
8 1 (1.47%) MvvmCross
8 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.47%) IPTV
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.76%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 35 (51.47%) UML
3 27 (39.71%) OOA/OOD
4 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (26.47%) Requirements Management
6 16 (23.53%) TDD
7 15 (22.06%) Scrum
8 8 (11.76%) Low Latency
9 7 (10.29%) OOD
10 6 (8.82%) Open Source
10 6 (8.82%) SDLC
11 5 (7.35%) Change Control
11 5 (7.35%) Multithreaded Programming
11 5 (7.35%) Multithreading
12 4 (5.88%) ETL
12 4 (5.88%) OOP
12 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
13 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
13 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) C++
2 26 (38.24%) SQL
3 25 (36.76%) C
4 23 (33.82%) C#
5 19 (27.94%) Java
6 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
8 8 (11.76%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.41%) Python
9 3 (4.41%) Scala
10 2 (2.94%) PHP
10 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (48.53%) Security Cleared
2 30 (44.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.47%) MISRA
2 1 (1.47%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Coverity
2 4 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) Zend
4 1 (1.47%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.47%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
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