The table below looks at the statistics for AOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing AOP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.079% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£406 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1723 1430 1556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.67% 68.82% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 783 808
Average daily rate £375 £357 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 58 116
Average hourly rate £28.69 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

AOP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

AOP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AOP across the West Midlands region.

AOP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

AOP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Coventry - 1 £438 -
AOP
England

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) Spring.NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Ant
5 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL

AOP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) Spring.NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 4 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 2 (33.33%) JAXP
3 2 (33.33%) JAXB
3 2 (33.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle