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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 1.98% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
-15.86% -
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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
76 46 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 75.25% 77.97% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 8
Average daily rate £388 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £90.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +462.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 2 (100.00%) Delphi
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) InterBase
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Firebird
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MSF
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) InterBase
1 2 (100.00%) Firebird
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MSF
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Delphi
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft