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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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)
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 162 208
Rank change year-on-year +17 +46  
Contract jobs citing AOP 20 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 0.21% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.24% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Median daily rate £750 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.89% +15.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £463 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% +23.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

AOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2903 2921 4710
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.08% 85.81% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2386 3712
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

AOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing AOP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 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 City of London region with a requirement for AOP.

1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 20 (90.91%) Financial Institution
2 20 (90.91%) Hedge funds
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) Java
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
6 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
6 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
7 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 8 (36.36%) XML
7 8 (36.36%) Oracle
8 7 (31.82%) Web Services
8 7 (31.82%) EAI
8 7 (31.82%) FTP
8 7 (31.82%) HTTP
8 7 (31.82%) Siebel Certification
8 7 (31.82%) Siebel
8 7 (31.82%) Siebel EIM
8 7 (31.82%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
8 7 (31.82%) Workflow
8 7 (31.82%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
8 7 (31.82%) QA
8 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (31.82%) SDLC
8 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (31.82%) PMO

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 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) FTP
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 7 (31.82%) Siebel EIM
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) jMock
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Mockito
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 20 (90.91%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Siebel Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Programme Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Transformation Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Transformation Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Change Director
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) JAXB
4 1 (4.55%) JDBC
4 1 (4.55%) JPA
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Hedge funds
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
4 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 7 (31.82%) EAI
5 7 (31.82%) SDLC
5 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) Workflow
6 6 (27.27%) Change Control
6 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
6 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 7 (31.82%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) PMO
1 7 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Control-M
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Siebel
3 3 (13.64%) AppDynamics
3 3 (13.64%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
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