The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 71 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing OOD 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.73% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £433 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
- +22.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
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
693 545 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.31% 79.22% 80.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 419 380
Median daily rate £433 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £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 £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Wales

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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 OOD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 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 +9 5 £433 - 3
West Wales - 1 £288 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) UML
3 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
3 5 (71.43%) Change Control
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 1 (14.29%) Automotive
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Green Hills
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) MISRA C
5 1 (14.29%) MISRA

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Change Control
3 5 (71.43%) Multithreaded Programming
3 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Green Hills
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft