The first table below looks at the demand for AOP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 580 525 546
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +21
Contract jobs citing AOP 13 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.084% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.12% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 28
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£390 £400 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £297 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40505 37197 40742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.09% 72.90% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25086 22561 23430
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1066 1445
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AOP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

AOP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AOP
Daily Rate Trend

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

AOP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AOP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AOP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

AOP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AOP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AOP within the UK.

AOP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AOP
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
England -61 10 £410 +2.50% 12
London -4 4 £418 -1.76% 7
West Midlands - 4 £366 -
Coventry - 3 £366 -
South East -18 1 £375 +11.11%
Scotland - 1 £375 -
North West - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £375 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 4
Yorkshire - - - - 4
East Midlands - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Hull - - - -
Leeds - - - - 4
Bradford - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Stirling - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 22 (73.33%) TDD
2 21 (70.00%) Dependency Injection
3 20 (66.67%) .NET
4 19 (63.33%) C#
4 19 (63.33%) .NET Framework
5 17 (56.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 16 (53.33%) MVC
7 15 (50.00%) HTML
7 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 15 (50.00%) WCF
8 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
8 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
8 14 (46.67%) CSS
9 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (40.00%) Spring.NET
10 12 (40.00%) NHibernate
11 11 (36.67%) Oracle
11 11 (36.67%) SQL
12 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
13 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
13 9 (30.00%) Scrum
14 8 (26.67%) Java
14 8 (26.67%) Windows
14 8 (26.67%) Spring
15 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (23.33%) WPF
15 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
15 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration

AOP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (13.33%) Jetty
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) JasperReports
7 1 (3.33%) DB2
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) NUnit
3 5 (16.67%) Maven
3 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) jMock
5 2 (6.67%) TestNG
5 2 (6.67%) EasyMock
5 2 (6.67%) Subclipse
5 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.67%) Hudson
5 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.67%) Log4j
5 2 (6.67%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Ant
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) TM1 Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) .NET Framework
3 17 (56.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 15 (50.00%) HTML
4 15 (50.00%) WCF
5 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 14 (46.67%) CSS
6 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (40.00%) Spring.NET
7 12 (40.00%) NHibernate
7 12 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (26.67%) Spring
9 7 (23.33%) WinForms
9 7 (23.33%) SOAP
9 7 (23.33%) Web Services
9 7 (23.33%) WPF
10 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
11 5 (16.67%) XSLT
12 4 (13.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) TDD
2 21 (70.00%) Dependency Injection
3 16 (53.33%) MVC
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) Pair Programming
5 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
6 5 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
6 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) UML
6 5 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) OOD
6 5 (16.67%) SOA
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) Java
5 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) AspectJ
7 1 (3.33%) XPath
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) Clojure
7 1 (3.33%) XQuery
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) JBoss
4 2 (6.67%) Cognos
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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