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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
England / London
Rank 392 397 404
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing AOP 3 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.075% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.088% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 3
Median daily rate £469 £350 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -32.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £300 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £493 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £319 £334
% change year-on-year
+47.50% -4.53%
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
16068 18118 17440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.42% 84.70% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11613 12937 12441
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 212 200
Median hourly rate £30.43 £22.62 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.52% +5.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +4 1 £600 +71.42%
AOP
England

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 22 (73.33%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) Spring
3 19 (63.33%) REST
4 18 (60.00%) SOAP
5 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (53.33%) TDD
7 15 (50.00%) Finance
7 15 (50.00%) XML
8 14 (46.67%) Python
9 12 (40.00%) Scrum
9 12 (40.00%) Linux
9 12 (40.00%) Oracle
10 11 (36.67%) JIRA
11 10 (33.33%) Banking
11 10 (33.33%) Subversion
11 10 (33.33%) Web Services
11 10 (33.33%) Financial Institution
11 10 (33.33%) Hedge funds
11 10 (33.33%) Integration Testing
12 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (30.00%) Oracle BPM
12 9 (30.00%) OO
12 9 (30.00%) Back Office
12 9 (30.00%) Spring Security
12 9 (30.00%) Investment Banking
13 8 (26.67%) Maven
13 8 (26.67%) jBPM
13 8 (26.67%) Workflow
13 8 (26.67%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (26.67%) J2EE

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 (26.67%) Confluence
2 4 (13.33%) GlassFish
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.67%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
5 1 (3.33%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) CMS
5 1 (3.33%) Liferay
5 1 (3.33%) Magnolia
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) JIRA
2 10 (33.33%) Subversion
3 8 (26.67%) Maven
4 5 (16.67%) JUnit
5 4 (13.33%) Ant
5 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (13.33%) Mockito
6 3 (10.00%) Selenium
6 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
7 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.33%) jMock
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Banking
2 10 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 9 (30.00%) Back Office
3 9 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Front Office
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Hybris Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Java Development Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Web Manager
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) ASP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
5 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Silverlight Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) Spring
2 19 (63.33%) REST
3 18 (60.00%) SOAP
4 15 (50.00%) XML
5 10 (33.33%) Web Services
6 9 (30.00%) Spring Security
7 8 (26.67%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (26.67%) J2EE
7 8 (26.67%) jBPM
8 7 (23.33%) Struts
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) Java EE
10 5 (16.67%) JDBC
10 5 (16.67%) JSON
11 4 (13.33%) Dojo
11 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
11 4 (13.33%) JSTL
11 4 (13.33%) OSGi
11 4 (13.33%) WPF
12 3 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 6 (20.00%) Derivative
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
4 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) DataPower
5 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) TDD
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 9 (30.00%) OO
6 8 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (26.67%) Workflow
7 7 (23.33%) MVC
7 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (20.00%) UML
9 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 5 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (13.33%) RAD
10 4 (13.33%) RUP
10 4 (13.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) Python
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Control-M
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) SmartStream
3 4 (13.33%) hybris
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Sybase
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) Kony
5 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.33%) Yahoo!