Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 21 July 2018 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)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 38 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - -
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 6 42 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.49% 7.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 9.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 39 0
County Antrim median daily rate £446 £433 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £446 £433 -
% change year-on-year +3.06% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 330 466 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 82.09% 84.88% 84.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 399 91
County Antrim median daily rate £443 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% +30.95% +40.00%
10th Percentile £263 £299 £163
90th Percentile £528 £488 £456
Northern Ireland median daily rate £440 £413 £325
% change year-on-year +6.67% +26.92% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 13
County Antrim median hourly rate £35.00 £17.69 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.82% +36.10% -25.71%
10th Percentile £13.25 £14.21 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £20.87 £18.00
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £20.75 £17.69 £13.50
% change year-on-year +17.28% +31.06% -45.45%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in County Antrim

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in County Antrim

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOA/OOD in County Antrim over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOA/OOD in County Antrim

OOA/OOD
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -13 5 £460 +6.36%
OOA/OOD
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
1 6 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 6 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 6 (100.00%) Market Making
2 5 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Index Arbitrage
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Kafka
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Akka
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Equities
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) OO

OOA/OOD
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) npm
1 1 (16.67%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (16.67%) Akka
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Redux
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Equities
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 6 (100.00%) Market Making
1 6 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) Index Arbitrage
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Garbage Collection
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) ES6
3 1 (16.67%) Java 8
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) TypeScript