The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 4.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.89%
OOP
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 76.03% 86.57% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 35 27
Average daily rate £420 £450 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.85 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

OOP
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Carmarthenshire - 4 £325 -
Swansea - 1 £300 -
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (66.67%) Delphi
3 4 (66.67%) Firebird
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) InterBase
4 3 (50.00%) NHS
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) OOD
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Moq
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) NUnit
6 1 (16.67%) BPEL
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Unified Process

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) Firebird
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) InterBase
3 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Moq
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Delphi Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Process
5 1 (16.67%) RAD
5 1 (16.67%) RUP
5 1 (16.67%) DSDM
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Delphi
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree