The table below looks at the statistics for AOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 413 419 425
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing AOP 18 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.066% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.079% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
Median daily rate £600 £300 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -41.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £258 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £300 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AOP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18291 18950 19002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.82% 83.60% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 13512 14020
Median daily rate £477 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +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 £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 231 249
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AOP Jobs Demand Trend in London

AOP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

AOP Daily Rate Trend in London

AOP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AOP across the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

AOP Daily Rate Histogram in London

AOP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
City of London +3 7 £600 -
Uxbridge +2 4 - - 2
AOP
England

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 London region with a requirement for AOP.

1 38 (74.51%) Java
2 33 (64.71%) Finance
3 26 (50.98%) Spring
4 25 (49.02%) SOAP
4 25 (49.02%) REST
5 24 (47.06%) Hedge funds
5 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (47.06%) Financial Institution
6 23 (45.10%) Oracle
7 20 (39.22%) TDD
7 20 (39.22%) Banking
7 20 (39.22%) XML
7 20 (39.22%) Linux
8 19 (37.25%) Python
9 16 (31.37%) OO
9 16 (31.37%) Subversion
9 16 (31.37%) Investment Banking
9 16 (31.37%) JIRA
10 15 (29.41%) Web Services
11 14 (27.45%) J2EE
11 14 (27.45%) Scrum
11 14 (27.45%) Maven
12 13 (25.49%) MVC
13 12 (23.53%) Back Office
13 12 (23.53%) Unix
14 11 (21.57%) Workflow
14 11 (21.57%) Integration Testing
14 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (19.61%) JSON
15 10 (19.61%) WebLogic

AOP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (19.61%) WebLogic
2 8 (15.69%) Confluence
3 5 (9.80%) JBoss
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
4 4 (7.84%) GlassFish
5 3 (5.88%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.96%) CMS
6 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.96%) Jetty
6 1 (1.96%) Liferay
6 1 (1.96%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.96%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (9.80%) Documaker
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (1.96%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
1 2 (3.92%) SSL
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) OLAP
6 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) JIRA
1 16 (31.37%) Subversion
2 14 (27.45%) Maven
3 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 9 (17.65%) JUnit
4 8 (15.69%) Mockito
5 5 (9.80%) Ant
5 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.80%) Selenium
5 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
6 4 (7.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (7.84%) jMock
7 3 (5.88%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.96%) Hudson
8 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.96%) JBehave
8 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (64.71%) Finance
2 24 (47.06%) Financial Institution
3 20 (39.22%) Banking
4 16 (31.37%) Investment Banking
5 12 (23.53%) Back Office
6 3 (5.88%) Front Office
7 2 (3.92%) Billing
7 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.96%) Publishing
8 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (76.47%) Developer
2 22 (43.14%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Hybris Developer
7 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) ASP Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Designer
7 4 (7.84%) Development Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Java Development Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Silverlight Developer
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Web Development Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Web Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) Spring
2 25 (49.02%) REST
2 25 (49.02%) SOAP
3 20 (39.22%) XML
4 15 (29.41%) Web Services
5 14 (27.45%) J2EE
6 10 (19.61%) JSON
7 9 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (17.65%) Java EE
7 9 (17.65%) JDBC
7 9 (17.65%) Spring Security
8 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
8 8 (15.69%) jBPM
8 8 (15.69%) jQuery
9 7 (13.73%) Struts
9 7 (13.73%) WPF
10 6 (11.76%) JMS
10 6 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (11.76%) Spring MVC
11 5 (9.80%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) Hedge funds
2 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.80%) Derivative
4 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.84%) N-Tier
4 4 (7.84%) User Experience
5 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Unix
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) TDD
3 16 (31.37%) OO
4 14 (27.45%) Scrum
5 13 (25.49%) MVC
6 11 (21.57%) Integration Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (21.57%) Workflow
7 8 (15.69%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (15.69%) Regression Testing
7 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
8 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
8 7 (13.73%) UML
9 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.76%) Open Source
9 6 (11.76%) Release Management
9 6 (11.76%) RUP
10 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.80%) Multithreading
10 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) Python
3 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) C#
5 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.88%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.92%) Jython
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (5.88%) Control-M
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.96%) Nagios
4 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.96%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) hybris
2 5 (9.80%) Siebel
2 5 (9.80%) SmartStream
3 4 (7.84%) MuleSoft
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.88%) Sybase
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.96%) Caplin
6 1 (1.96%) ILOG
6 1 (1.96%) Splunk
6 1 (1.96%) Talend
6 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.96%) WSO2