The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.85% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.16%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
193 99 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 82.13% 83.90% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 46 49
Median daily rate £375 £319 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +59.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% -68.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOD across the Northern Ireland region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Northern Ireland region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 2 £375 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for OOD.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) Java
2 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) TDD
2 22 (95.65%) BDD
3 15 (65.22%) C#
3 15 (65.22%) NoSQL
3 15 (65.22%) Multithreading
4 14 (60.87%) Degree
4 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (60.87%) C++
4 14 (60.87%) Python
5 13 (56.52%) Information Security
5 13 (56.52%) Front Office
5 13 (56.52%) Integration Testing
6 11 (47.83%) Mathematics
7 10 (43.48%) Equity Derivative
7 10 (43.48%) Finance
8 9 (39.13%) Banking
9 7 (30.43%) Validation
9 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
9 7 (30.43%) Linux
9 7 (30.43%) Data Validation
9 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
10 6 (26.09%) Apache
11 5 (21.74%) jQuery
11 5 (21.74%) Node.js
11 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
12 4 (17.39%) Migration
12 4 (17.39%) Mentoring

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
1 1 (4.35%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) NoSQL
2 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
2 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (56.52%) Front Office
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 21 (91.30%) Java Developer
3 13 (56.52%) Lead Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
1 5 (21.74%) jQuery
1 5 (21.74%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.35%) Handlebars
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) Mustache
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (13.04%) Equities
3 2 (8.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (95.65%) BDD
1 22 (95.65%) TDD
2 15 (65.22%) Multithreading
3 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (56.52%) Information Security
4 13 (56.52%) Integration Testing
5 11 (47.83%) Mathematics
6 7 (30.43%) Data Validation
6 7 (30.43%) Validation
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 1 (4.35%) OO
8 1 (4.35%) SOLID
8 1 (4.35%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) Java
3 15 (65.22%) C#
4 14 (60.87%) C++
4 14 (60.87%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree