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 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 592 632 601
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -31
Contract jobs citing AOP 34 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.036% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.044% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 4
Median daily rate £500 £475 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £339 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £575 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £575 £363
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +58.62%
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
41047 42746 40764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.47% 81.10% 77.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27382 28436 25881
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 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1034 1183 1137
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.76 £47.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +19 30 £500 +26.18% 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £475 -
AOP
UK

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 83 (85.57%) Java
2 66 (68.04%) Spring
3 63 (64.95%) Finance
4 57 (58.76%) J2EE
5 55 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (53.61%) XML
7 48 (49.48%) Web Services
8 46 (47.42%) SOAP
9 45 (46.39%) JDBC
10 39 (40.21%) Oracle
11 37 (38.14%) JSON
12 36 (37.11%) TDD
13 35 (36.08%) JIRA
14 34 (35.05%) Subversion
14 34 (35.05%) SQL
15 33 (34.02%) Linux
16 32 (32.99%) Maven
17 28 (28.87%) Integration Testing
18 27 (27.84%) REST
19 26 (26.80%) Hedge funds
19 26 (26.80%) Financial Institution
19 26 (26.80%) JAXB
20 25 (25.77%) Banking
21 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
22 23 (23.71%) WSDL
23 22 (22.68%) Unix
23 22 (22.68%) JUnit
23 22 (22.68%) MVC
23 22 (22.68%) JAX-WS
23 22 (22.68%) Git (software)

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 13 (13.40%) WebLogic
2 12 (12.37%) WebSphere
3 11 (11.34%) Tomcat
4 9 (9.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (8.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (6.19%) JBoss
7 5 (5.15%) IIS
7 5 (5.15%) Liferay
8 3 (3.09%) Apache Solr
8 3 (3.09%) Confluence
8 3 (3.09%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.03%) Apache
10 1 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.03%) Jetty
10 1 (1.03%) Mule
10 1 (1.03%) nginx
10 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Documaker
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (2.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Bluemix
1 7 (7.22%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) HTTP
1 2 (2.06%) Internet
1 2 (2.06%) LDAP
1 2 (2.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) Oracle Database
2 12 (12.37%) MySQL
3 11 (11.34%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.12%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.06%) CouchDB
9 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.03%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (36.08%) JIRA
2 34 (35.05%) Subversion
3 32 (32.99%) Maven
4 22 (22.68%) Git (software)
4 22 (22.68%) JUnit
5 18 (18.56%) Jenkins
5 18 (18.56%) Mockito
6 16 (16.49%) Selenium
7 11 (11.34%) Ant
8 10 (10.31%) TeamCity
9 9 (9.28%) Cucumber
9 9 (9.28%) Eclipse
10 8 (8.25%) jMock
11 6 (6.19%) ClearCase
11 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (4.12%) JBehave
14 2 (2.06%) CruiseControl
14 2 (2.06%) NUnit
15 1 (1.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 63 (64.95%) Finance
2 26 (26.80%) Financial Institution
3 25 (25.77%) Banking
4 15 (15.46%) Investment Banking
5 10 (10.31%) Back Office
6 5 (5.15%) Front Office
7 3 (3.09%) Retail
8 2 (2.06%) Billing
8 2 (2.06%) Legal
8 2 (2.06%) Publishing
8 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (74.23%) Developer
2 56 (57.73%) Java Developer
3 34 (35.05%) Senior Developer
4 29 (29.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (11.34%) Applications Developer
6 10 (10.31%) J2EE Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Java Applications Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Senior Applications Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Oracle Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Support Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Designer
10 5 (5.15%) Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (68.04%) Spring
2 57 (58.76%) J2EE
3 52 (53.61%) XML
4 48 (49.48%) Web Services
5 46 (47.42%) SOAP
6 45 (46.39%) JDBC
7 37 (38.14%) JSON
8 27 (27.84%) REST
9 26 (26.80%) JAXB
10 23 (23.71%) WSDL
11 22 (22.68%) JAX-WS
12 19 (19.59%) Hibernate
13 15 (15.46%) Java EE
13 15 (15.46%) RESTful
14 14 (14.43%) jQuery
14 14 (14.43%) Middleware
15 12 (12.37%) .NET
15 12 (12.37%) Spring MVC
16 11 (11.34%) JMS
17 10 (10.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.80%) Hedge funds
2 9 (9.28%) User Experience
3 8 (8.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
4 7 (7.22%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.09%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.09%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.09%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.09%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.03%) DataPower
7 1 (1.03%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.03%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.02%) Linux
2 22 (22.68%) Unix
3 8 (8.25%) Windows
4 7 (7.22%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.11%) TDD
3 28 (28.87%) Integration Testing
4 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
5 22 (22.68%) MVC
6 21 (21.65%) BDD
6 21 (21.65%) Kanban
6 21 (21.65%) OO
6 21 (21.65%) Scrum
7 20 (20.62%) System Integration Testing
7 20 (20.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (20.62%) Waterfall
8 18 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (18.56%) SOA
9 14 (14.43%) UML
10 12 (12.37%) Change Management
10 12 (12.37%) RUP
11 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
12 10 (10.31%) Multithreading
12 10 (10.31%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 83 (85.57%) Java
2 34 (35.05%) SQL
3 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.43%) C#
4 14 (14.43%) PL/SQL
4 14 (14.43%) Python
5 8 (8.25%) AspectJ
6 6 (6.19%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.09%) C++
8 3 (3.09%) Scala
9 2 (2.06%) Jython
9 2 (2.06%) Ruby
10 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) GridGain
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (5.15%) yum
4 4 (4.12%) Control-M
5 1 (1.03%) Nagios
5 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (40.21%) Oracle
2 21 (21.65%) IBM
3 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.28%) Siebel
5 7 (7.22%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.22%) VMware
6 6 (6.19%) MuleSoft
7 5 (5.15%) TIBCO
8 4 (4.12%) Caplin
8 4 (4.12%) Sybase
9 3 (3.09%) hybris
10 2 (2.06%) BMC
10 2 (2.06%) Currenex
10 2 (2.06%) FXall
10 2 (2.06%) Remedy
10 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.06%) WSO2
11 1 (1.03%) Kony
11 1 (1.03%) Splunk
11 1 (1.03%) Talend
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Rate: £650 - £750 per day
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