The table below looks at the statistics for AOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 579 605 606
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Contract jobs citing AOP 51 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.051% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.063% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 5
Median daily rate £475 £422 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £368 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £575 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +53.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AOP
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41114 42561 40203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.07% 80.48% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27376 28207 25378
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 984 1150 1116
Median hourly rate £29.25 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.96% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

AOP Jobs Demand Trend in England

AOP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

AOP Daily Rate Trend in England

AOP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AOP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

AOP Daily Rate Histogram in England

AOP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

AOP Hourly Rate Trend in England

AOP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +12 34 £475 +12.55% 2
North West - 11 £475 -
South East +6 2 - - 2
West Midlands -25 2 £450 - 1
AOP
UK

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 England region with a requirement for AOP.

1 81 (85.26%) Java
2 65 (68.42%) Spring
3 61 (64.21%) Finance
4 60 (63.16%) J2EE
5 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (53.68%) XML
7 47 (49.47%) Web Services
8 46 (48.42%) JDBC
9 45 (47.37%) SOAP
10 39 (41.05%) Oracle
11 34 (35.79%) SQL
11 34 (35.79%) TDD
11 34 (35.79%) Subversion
11 34 (35.79%) JSON
12 32 (33.68%) JIRA
13 31 (32.63%) JAXB
14 30 (31.58%) Linux
15 29 (30.53%) Software Engineering
16 28 (29.47%) Maven
17 27 (28.42%) WSDL
17 27 (28.42%) JAX-WS
18 25 (26.32%) Integration Testing
18 25 (26.32%) Banking
19 24 (25.26%) Financial Institution
19 24 (25.26%) Hedge funds
20 22 (23.16%) REST
20 22 (23.16%) JUnit
20 22 (23.16%) Kanban
21 21 (22.11%) User Acceptance Testing
21 21 (22.11%) SOA

AOP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 12 (12.63%) WebSphere
2 11 (11.58%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.58%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.47%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (8.42%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (6.32%) Liferay
6 5 (5.26%) JBoss
7 4 (4.21%) IIS
8 3 (3.16%) Apache Solr
8 3 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.11%) Confluence
9 2 (2.11%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.11%) Jetty
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.05%) Apache
10 1 (1.05%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.05%) Mule
10 1 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Documaker
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle FAH
2 2 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) Bluemix
1 7 (7.37%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) HTTP
2 2 (2.11%) LDAP
2 2 (2.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) Oracle Database
2 12 (12.63%) MySQL
3 10 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.16%) CouchDB
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (35.79%) Subversion
2 32 (33.68%) JIRA
3 28 (29.47%) Maven
4 22 (23.16%) JUnit
5 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
5 20 (21.05%) Jenkins
6 17 (17.89%) Mockito
7 14 (14.74%) Selenium
8 11 (11.58%) Cucumber
9 9 (9.47%) Ant
9 9 (9.47%) Eclipse
10 8 (8.42%) jMock
11 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (7.37%) TeamCity
12 6 (6.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (6.32%) ClearCase
13 4 (4.21%) JBehave
14 2 (2.11%) CruiseControl
14 2 (2.11%) Hudson
14 2 (2.11%) NUnit
General
1 61 (64.21%) Finance
2 25 (26.32%) Banking
3 24 (25.26%) Financial Institution
4 13 (13.68%) Investment Banking
5 8 (8.42%) Back Office
6 6 (6.32%) Retail
7 4 (4.21%) Front Office
7 4 (4.21%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.11%) Billing
8 2 (2.11%) Legal
8 2 (2.11%) Publishing
8 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (76.84%) Developer
2 59 (62.11%) Java Developer
3 33 (34.74%) Senior Developer
4 28 (29.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Applications Developer
5 11 (11.58%) J2EE Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Java Applications Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Senior Applications Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 9 (9.47%) Consultant
8 7 (7.37%) Designer
8 7 (7.37%) Oracle Consultant
8 7 (7.37%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Support Consultant
9 6 (6.32%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Architect
10 5 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (68.42%) Spring
2 60 (63.16%) J2EE
3 51 (53.68%) XML
4 47 (49.47%) Web Services
5 46 (48.42%) JDBC
6 45 (47.37%) SOAP
7 34 (35.79%) JSON
8 31 (32.63%) JAXB
9 27 (28.42%) JAX-WS
9 27 (28.42%) WSDL
10 22 (23.16%) REST
11 19 (20.00%) Hibernate
12 15 (15.79%) RESTful
13 14 (14.74%) XSLT
14 13 (13.68%) Middleware
15 12 (12.63%) .NET
15 12 (12.63%) jQuery
16 11 (11.58%) Java EE
17 10 (10.53%) HTML
17 10 (10.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) Hedge funds
2 8 (8.42%) User Experience
3 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (6.32%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (4.21%) Online Banking
6 3 (3.16%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.11%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.11%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.58%) Linux
2 19 (20.00%) Unix
3 9 (9.47%) Windows
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.05%) Solaris
6 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.79%) TDD
3 29 (30.53%) Software Engineering
4 25 (26.32%) Integration Testing
5 22 (23.16%) Kanban
6 21 (22.11%) BDD
6 21 (22.11%) SOA
6 21 (22.11%) System Integration Testing
6 21 (22.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (22.11%) Waterfall
7 20 (21.05%) Scrum
8 19 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (18.95%) MVC
10 17 (17.89%) OO
11 13 (13.68%) Change Management
12 11 (11.58%) UML
13 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
13 10 (10.53%) OOD
13 10 (10.53%) RUP
14 9 (9.47%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 81 (85.26%) Java
2 34 (35.79%) SQL
3 15 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 14 (14.74%) JavaScript
5 13 (13.68%) C#
6 11 (11.58%) Python
7 8 (8.42%) AspectJ
8 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.16%) Ruby
10 3 (3.16%) Scala
11 2 (2.11%) C++
11 2 (2.11%) Jython
12 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.05%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.05%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) GridGain
3 1 (1.05%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (5.26%) yum
4 4 (4.21%) Control-M
5 1 (1.05%) Nagios
5 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (41.05%) Oracle
2 21 (22.11%) IBM
3 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.47%) Siebel
5 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.37%) VMware
6 5 (5.26%) TIBCO
7 4 (4.21%) Caplin
7 4 (4.21%) MuleSoft
7 4 (4.21%) Sybase
8 2 (2.11%) BMC
8 2 (2.11%) Currenex
8 2 (2.11%) FXall
8 2 (2.11%) Remedy
8 2 (2.11%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.11%) WSO2
9 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.05%) hybris
9 1 (1.05%) ILOG
9 1 (1.05%) Perforce
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