Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for OOA/OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOA/OOD over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 97
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 0 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 2.05% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.43% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 7
Wales median daily rate - £415 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.41% -8.24%
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £389
% change year-on-year +5.56% +15.76% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -16.67% -18.18%

OOA/OOD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 992 1191 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.50% 83.99% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 843 958
Wales median daily rate £390 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +12.68% -2.74%
10th Percentile £181 £214 £235
90th Percentile £556 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 54 52
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -5.86%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.58 £10.28
90th Percentile £51.17 £61.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing OOA/OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in Wales

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in Wales