The table below looks at the statistics for AOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 392 392 359
Rank change year-on-year
0 -33
Contract jobs citing AOP 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.005% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.006% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
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£515 - £563
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 - £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 - £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £301 £260
% change year-on-year
+5.65% +15.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
16509 16851 14875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.15% 78.18% 76.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11820 11613 10314
Average daily rate £450 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 235 295
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £13.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £77.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AOP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 2 £515 -
AOP
England

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) Maven
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) JBoss
5 6 (50.00%) Ant
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) Subversion
6 5 (41.67%) XML
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) JSON
7 4 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
7 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (33.33%) QA
7 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (33.33%) REST
7 4 (33.33%) EJB
7 4 (33.33%) Python
7 4 (33.33%) UNIX
8 3 (25.00%) SOAP

AOP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (8.33%) Jetty
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Maven
2 6 (50.00%) Ant
3 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (25.00%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) NUnit
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (8.33%) Moq
6 1 (8.33%) Mockito
6 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) iGaming
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
6 4 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) EJB
7 3 (25.00%) SOAP
7 3 (25.00%) JDBC
8 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (16.67%) JSP
8 2 (16.67%) Servlets
8 2 (16.67%) JMS
8 2 (16.67%) JAXB
8 2 (16.67%) JPA
8 2 (16.67%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (25.00%) Derivative
2 3 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (16.67%) Equities
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
4 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Linear Algebra
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (16.67%) Groovy
6 1 (8.33%) XPath
6 1 (8.33%) XQuery
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) GoldenSource