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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 53 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.88% - 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £338 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £359 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
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
436 687 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.76% 79.98% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 481 417
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £264 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.64% -38.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.35 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £21.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 1 July 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 - 4 £300 - 2
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) JPA
4 3 (33.33%) Facelets
4 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Ant
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL

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 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Ant
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Facelets
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) JPA
3 3 (33.33%) JSF
3 3 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle