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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 403 412 412
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing AOP 21 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.017% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.021% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 14
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£421 £483 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.74% +26.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £407 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £613 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
+53.33% +5.26%
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
18940 19187 19819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.17% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13551 13366 13861
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 220 235
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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
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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 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 +17 7 £410 -21.71%
Canary Wharf - 4 £422 -
Docklands, London -7 1 £420 -24.32%
Uxbridge - 1 £250 -
AOP
England

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) Spring
2 22 (73.33%) J2EE
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (66.67%) Web Services
4 20 (66.67%) OO
5 19 (63.33%) JBoss
5 19 (63.33%) TDD
5 19 (63.33%) Finance
6 18 (60.00%) Scrum
7 17 (56.67%) Maven
8 16 (53.33%) OOD
9 14 (46.67%) Back Office
9 14 (46.67%) Mockito
9 14 (46.67%) BDD
9 14 (46.67%) REST
10 13 (43.33%) GridGain
10 13 (43.33%) JUnit
10 13 (43.33%) SOAP
10 13 (43.33%) Subversion
10 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (40.00%) NUnit
11 12 (40.00%) Change Management
11 12 (40.00%) SOA
11 12 (40.00%) Cucumber
11 12 (40.00%) SDLC
12 11 (36.67%) ClearCase
12 11 (36.67%) C#
12 11 (36.67%) UML
12 11 (36.67%) Banking

AOP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 19 (63.33%) JBoss
2 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (16.67%) GlassFish
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (6.67%) Apache
6 1 (3.33%) Jetty
6 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Maven
2 14 (46.67%) Mockito
3 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (43.33%) JUnit
3 13 (43.33%) Subversion
4 12 (40.00%) NUnit
4 12 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (36.67%) CruiseControl
5 11 (36.67%) ClearCase
6 6 (20.00%) Ant
7 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 4 (13.33%) VisualAge
8 2 (6.67%) jMock
8 2 (6.67%) JBehave
8 2 (6.67%) Moq
9 1 (3.33%) JIRA
9 1 (3.33%) Gradle
General
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Back Office
3 11 (36.67%) Banking
4 5 (16.67%) Retail
4 5 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Market Risk Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Market Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Core Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Market Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Java Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) Spring
2 22 (73.33%) J2EE
3 20 (66.67%) Web Services
4 14 (46.67%) REST
5 13 (43.33%) SOAP
6 10 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (26.67%) XML
8 7 (23.33%) HTML
9 6 (20.00%) EJB
9 6 (20.00%) JSON
10 5 (16.67%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) XML-RPC
11 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
11 4 (13.33%) XHR
11 4 (13.33%) OSGi
11 4 (13.33%) MooTools
11 4 (13.33%) JSTL
11 4 (13.33%) Dojo
11 4 (13.33%) JAXP
11 4 (13.33%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Market Risk
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 4 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) OO
3 19 (63.33%) TDD
4 18 (60.00%) Scrum
5 16 (53.33%) OOD
6 14 (46.67%) BDD
7 12 (40.00%) SDLC
7 12 (40.00%) SOA
7 12 (40.00%) Change Management
8 11 (36.67%) UML
8 11 (36.67%) Release Management
9 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (20.00%) Open Source
10 6 (20.00%) BPEL
10 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
11 5 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (13.33%) Data Management
12 4 (13.33%) Validation
12 4 (13.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (6.67%) XQuery
7 2 (6.67%) XPath
8 1 (3.33%) Groovy
8 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) GridGain
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) hybris
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat