The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
OOP
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
102 40 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 81.60% 71.43% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 25 48
Median daily rate £308 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £88 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

OOP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for OOP.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft