Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for AOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AOP over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 204 223
Rank change year-on-year -22 +19 +57
Contract jobs citing AOP 24 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.40% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
City of London median daily rate - £750 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +57.89% +15.85%
Central London median daily rate £600 £750 £475
% change year-on-year -20.00% +57.89% +15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £21.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 - -

AOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,053 5,453 5,796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.27% 87.61% 87.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,814 4,218 4,657
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £305
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £490 £463
% change year-on-year +2.04% +5.95% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 45 54
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% - -12.40%
10th Percentile £12.63 £13.13 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.86 £29.77 £49.98
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.24% -15.00% -9.60%

AOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for AOP in the City of London

AOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AOP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for AOP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for AOP.

1 23 (95.83%) Financial Institution
1 23 (95.83%) Finance
1 23 (95.83%) Hedge funds
2 21 (87.50%) Java
2 21 (87.50%) Web Services
3 20 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (50.00%) XML
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) Siebel
5 11 (45.83%) EAI
5 11 (45.83%) FTP
5 11 (45.83%) HTTP
5 11 (45.83%) Siebel Certification
5 11 (45.83%) Siebel EIM
5 11 (45.83%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
5 11 (45.83%) Workflow
5 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
5 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (45.83%) SDLC
5 11 (45.83%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (45.83%) Software Testing
5 11 (45.83%) QA
5 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
6 10 (41.67%) SOAP
7 9 (37.50%) Windows
7 9 (37.50%) Service Management
7 9 (37.50%) ITSM
7 9 (37.50%) LDAP
7 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 9 (37.50%) ServiceNow

AOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (4.17%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) FTP
1 11 (45.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
1 11 (45.83%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 23 (95.83%) Finance
1 23 (95.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Siebel Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) Web Services
2 12 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (41.67%) SOAP
4 9 (37.50%) LDAP
4 9 (37.50%) REST
4 9 (37.50%) SailPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) JSR 168
5 1 (4.17%) JSR 286
5 1 (4.17%) OSGi
5 1 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) Hedge funds
2 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (45.83%) EAI
2 11 (45.83%) SDLC
2 11 (45.83%) Software Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Workflow
3 9 (37.50%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (37.50%) ITSM
3 9 (37.50%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
3 9 (37.50%) BeanShell
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) XPath
5 1 (4.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Siebel
2 9 (37.50%) ServiceNow
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) F5
3 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 3 (12.50%) Palo Alto