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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
England / London
Rank 394 398 401
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing AOP 9 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.062% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.074% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Median daily rate £600 £300 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -41.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16411 17610 16936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 84.21% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11831 12466 12257
Median daily rate £495 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 211 191
Median hourly rate £32.25 £25.69 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.53% +25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -13 5 £600 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
AOP
England

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 30 (71.43%) Java
2 26 (61.90%) Spring
3 25 (59.52%) Finance
3 25 (59.52%) REST
4 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (54.76%) SOAP
5 20 (47.62%) XML
5 20 (47.62%) TDD
6 19 (45.24%) Python
7 17 (40.48%) Oracle
8 16 (38.10%) Linux
8 16 (38.10%) Banking
8 16 (38.10%) Financial Institution
8 16 (38.10%) Hedge funds
9 15 (35.71%) Subversion
9 15 (35.71%) Web Services
10 14 (33.33%) OO
10 14 (33.33%) Scrum
11 13 (30.95%) MVC
11 13 (30.95%) Maven
11 13 (30.95%) Investment Banking
12 12 (28.57%) Back Office
12 12 (28.57%) JIRA
13 11 (26.19%) Integration Testing
13 11 (26.19%) J2EE
14 10 (23.81%) Workflow
15 9 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
15 9 (21.43%) JUnit
15 9 (21.43%) SQL
15 9 (21.43%) jQuery

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 8 (19.05%) Confluence
1 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 6 (14.29%) JBoss
2 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.90%) GlassFish
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.38%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.38%) CMS
5 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.38%) Jetty
5 1 (2.38%) Liferay
5 1 (2.38%) Magnolia
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.76%) Documaker
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (2.38%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
1 2 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.38%) Big Data
7 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.38%) DB2
7 1 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.38%) OLAP
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Subversion
2 13 (30.95%) Maven
3 12 (28.57%) JIRA
4 9 (21.43%) JUnit
5 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
6 7 (16.67%) Mockito
7 5 (11.90%) Ant
8 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
8 4 (9.52%) Selenium
8 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
9 3 (7.14%) ClearCase
9 3 (7.14%) jMock
10 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
10 1 (2.38%) Hudson
10 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (59.52%) Finance
2 16 (38.10%) Banking
2 16 (38.10%) Financial Institution
3 13 (30.95%) Investment Banking
4 12 (28.57%) Back Office
5 3 (7.14%) Front Office
6 2 (4.76%) Billing
6 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.38%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (2.38%) Publishing
7 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Hybris Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) ASP Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Java Development Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Silverlight Developer
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Web Development Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Web Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Middleware Specialist
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (61.90%) Spring
2 25 (59.52%) REST
3 23 (54.76%) SOAP
4 20 (47.62%) XML
5 15 (35.71%) Web Services
6 11 (26.19%) J2EE
7 9 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (21.43%) jQuery
7 9 (21.43%) JSON
7 9 (21.43%) Spring Security
8 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
8 8 (19.05%) jBPM
8 8 (19.05%) JDBC
8 8 (19.05%) Struts
9 7 (16.67%) Java EE
9 7 (16.67%) WPF
10 6 (14.29%) JMS
10 6 (14.29%) JPA
11 5 (11.90%) Ajax
11 5 (11.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Hedge funds
2 6 (14.29%) Derivative
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
4 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 3 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (7.14%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) DataPower
5 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) TDD
3 14 (33.33%) OO
3 14 (33.33%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) MVC
5 11 (26.19%) Integration Testing
6 10 (23.81%) Workflow
7 8 (19.05%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (19.05%) Regression Testing
7 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
7 8 (19.05%) UML
8 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (14.29%) Open Source
9 6 (14.29%) Release Management
9 6 (14.29%) RUP
10 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.90%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) Python
3 9 (21.43%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.67%) C#
6 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.14%) C++
9 2 (4.76%) Jython
10 1 (2.38%) Perl
10 1 (2.38%) Ruby
10 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Control-M
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) hybris
2 5 (11.90%) SmartStream
3 4 (9.52%) MuleSoft
3 4 (9.52%) Sybase
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Siebel
5 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) ILOG
5 1 (2.38%) Kony
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk
5 1 (2.38%) Talend
5 1 (2.38%) WSO2
5 1 (2.38%) Yahoo!