The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 48 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Contract jobs citing OOP 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.19% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.43% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £34.85
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +43.47%
OOP
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
459 703 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.33% 79.52% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 490 415
Median daily rate £400 £365 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £9.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £32.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

OOP
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 OOP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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 +15 7 £400 +45.45% 5
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 29 (70.73%) C#
2 28 (68.29%) .NET
2 28 (68.29%) Unit Testing
3 24 (58.54%) .NET Framework
4 23 (56.10%) Entity Framework
5 21 (51.22%) OO
6 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET
6 17 (41.46%) MVC
7 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (36.59%) SQL
8 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
9 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
9 14 (34.15%) LDAP
10 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
10 13 (31.71%) Back Office
11 12 (29.27%) NHS
12 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
12 11 (26.83%) Disclosure Scotland
13 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
13 10 (24.39%) HTML
13 10 (24.39%) CSS
13 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (21.95%) WinForms
14 9 (21.95%) Oracle
14 9 (21.95%) Windows
14 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
14 9 (21.95%) RDBMS
14 9 (21.95%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
14 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server

OOP
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 (7.32%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (21.95%) RDBMS
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (12.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
3 6 (14.63%) Selenium
4 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (31.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) .NET Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Software Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (17.07%) C# Developer
7 5 (12.20%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Perl Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Perl Web Developer
7 5 (12.20%) PHP Developer
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Developer
8 4 (9.76%) PHP Zend Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Unix Developer
9 3 (7.32%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) .NET
2 24 (58.54%) .NET Framework
3 23 (56.10%) Entity Framework
4 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET
5 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (24.39%) CSS
6 10 (24.39%) HTML
7 9 (21.95%) LINQ
7 9 (21.95%) WinForms
8 8 (19.51%) jQuery
8 8 (19.51%) XML
9 4 (9.76%) Ajax
9 4 (9.76%) HTML5
9 4 (9.76%) LAMP
9 4 (9.76%) XHTML
10 3 (7.32%) CSS3
10 3 (7.32%) PCRE
10 3 (7.32%) WCF
10 3 (7.32%) WPF
10 3 (7.32%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) Digital TV
2 1 (2.44%) IPTV
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Unit Testing
2 21 (51.22%) OO
3 17 (41.46%) MVC
4 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.07%) Web Development
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.32%) SDLC
8 3 (7.32%) Web Design
9 2 (4.88%) BDD
9 2 (4.88%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Manual Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.44%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.44%) Migration
10 1 (2.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) C#
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
5 5 (12.20%) Perl
5 5 (12.20%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) Java
7 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.88%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) Zend
4 2 (4.88%) Alterian
4 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
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