The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 10 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing OO 6 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.76% 11.88% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 18.18% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
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£400 £300 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.25% -8.75%
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Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 66 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 69.05% 65.35% 58.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 29 36
Average daily rate £320 £275 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Belfast -10 6 £400 +33.33% 6
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Northern Ireland

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing OO 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 OO.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) People Management
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) iPhone
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
4 2 (28.57%) Equities
4 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) iPhone SDK
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
4 2 (28.57%) Android Development

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Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Silverlight Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) iPhone SDK
2 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
2 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
2 2 (28.57%) FpML
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
3 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) iPhone
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
3 2 (28.57%) Equities
3 2 (28.57%) Derivative
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Reuters
2 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
2 1 (14.29%) Actimize
2 1 (14.29%) Google
Belfast, County Antrim
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Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago