The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 72 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 5 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.61% 0.58% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.74% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £415 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £425 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £360 £385
% change year-on-year
+15.97% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
OOA/OOD
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%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in Wales

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD 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 +5 5 £415 -2.35% 2
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD.

1 27 (100.00%) UML
1 27 (100.00%) OO
1 27 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (96.30%) C++
2 26 (96.30%) Software Engineering
3 23 (85.19%) C
4 22 (81.48%) Windows
5 19 (70.37%) C#
5 19 (70.37%) Rational DOORS
6 18 (66.67%) Requirements Management
6 18 (66.67%) SQL
6 18 (66.67%) VoIP
6 18 (66.67%) SNMP
6 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
7 16 (59.26%) Visual Studio
7 16 (59.26%) Eclipse
7 16 (59.26%) StarTeam
7 16 (59.26%) Coverity
8 8 (29.63%) Embedded C++
9 7 (25.93%) Embedded C
10 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (7.41%) Military
11 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
11 2 (7.41%) Project Management
11 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement

OOA/OOD
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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) SNMP
1 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 18 (66.67%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (59.26%) Eclipse
2 16 (59.26%) StarTeam
2 16 (59.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineer
2 16 (59.26%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (25.93%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 6 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (14.81%) C++ Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 4 (14.81%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (14.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) OO
1 27 (100.00%) UML
2 26 (96.30%) Software Engineering
3 18 (66.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C++
2 23 (85.19%) C
3 19 (70.37%) C#
4 18 (66.67%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) Embedded C++
6 7 (25.93%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Coverity