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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 156 194 205
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +11
Contract jobs citing AOP 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.069% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.086% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Median daily rate £475 £410 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% -35.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £420
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
2818 4659 4801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.83% 80.04% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2310 3662 3609
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 52 39
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing AOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AOP 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 City of London region with a requirement for AOP.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Financial Institution
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) SOA
2 11 (91.67%) Hedge funds
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) WebLogic
3 10 (83.33%) Unix
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) JIRA
4 8 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) Change Management
5 7 (58.33%) Documaker
5 7 (58.33%) WebCenter
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
5 7 (58.33%) Middleware
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (58.33%) Siebel
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (58.33%) Java EE
5 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (33.33%) Maven

AOP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (25.00%) Ant
3 3 (25.00%) Gerrit
3 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Mockito
4 1 (8.33%) NUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Support Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Deployment Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Java EE
1 7 (58.33%) Middleware
1 7 (58.33%) WebCenter
2 3 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) SOA
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 8 (66.67%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
7 1 (8.33%) OOD
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (8.33%) Release Management
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) vCloud
3 1 (8.33%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (58.33%) Siebel