Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 20 June 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 31 -
Rank change year-on-year -22 - -
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 6 50 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.42% 8.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 10.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 49 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £446 £433 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% - -
UK median daily rate £500 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +15.61% +1.76% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £56.25 £39.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year +43.31% - +1.29%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 346 481 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 81.80% 85.74% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 402 86
Northern Ireland median daily rate £443 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% +26.92% +30.00%
10th Percentile £287 £289 £239
90th Percentile £532 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 8
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £15.25 £12.89 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -18.17% -36.36%
10th Percentile £11.15 £10.60 £13.18
90th Percentile £24.45 £19.38 £28.63
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.00% - +17.37%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in Northern Ireland

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in Northern Ireland

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOA/OOD in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOA/OOD in Northern Ireland

OOA/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 OOA/OOD within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
County Antrim -10 6 £446 +3.06%
OOA/OOD
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Northern Ireland 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 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:

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