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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 47 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.83% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -31.81%
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
418 665 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.70% 81.90% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 449 417
Median daily rate £388 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 10
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.13% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 +11 9 £400 -
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (100.00%) UML
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) Eclipse
3 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
4 13 (81.25%) OO
4 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
5 12 (75.00%) StarTeam
5 12 (75.00%) Requirements Management
5 12 (75.00%) Coverity
5 12 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
5 12 (75.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (75.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (75.00%) Windows
5 12 (75.00%) C#
5 12 (75.00%) VoIP
5 12 (75.00%) SNMP
5 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (68.75%) C++
6 11 (68.75%) C
7 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
7 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
7 3 (18.75%) IBM
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) XHTML
7 3 (18.75%) OOD
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (18.75%) J2EE

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) SNMP
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (75.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Eclipse
2 12 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (75.00%) StarTeam
2 12 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (18.75%) Ant
3 3 (18.75%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) C# Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Ajax
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) Facelets
1 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) J2EE
1 3 (18.75%) JPA
1 3 (18.75%) JSF
1 3 (18.75%) PrimeFaces
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
1 3 (18.75%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) UML
2 13 (81.25%) OO
2 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
3 12 (75.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) OOD
4 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) C
3 11 (68.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (75.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Coverity
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle