The table below looks at the statistics for AOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 143 194 205
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +11
Contract jobs citing AOP 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.020% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.024% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £515 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £334 -
% change year-on-year
-4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
AOP
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2646 4114 4641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.21% 81.02% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2092 3221 3335
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 52
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.50 £26.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -10.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.95 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

AOP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AOP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AOP across the City of London region.

AOP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing AOP 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 AOP.

1 10 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Hedge funds
3 6 (60.00%) SOA
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) Back Office
6 3 (30.00%) LAMP
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Ant
6 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA

AOP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing AOP 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 AOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Documaker
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Ant
1 3 (30.00%) Gerrit
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
1 3 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) VisualAge
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Back Office
4 2 (20.00%) Billing
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Front Office
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Deployment Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
1 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) J2ME
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) MVVM
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Revenue Management
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Jython
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Siebel
4 1 (10.00%) DevExpress