Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 November 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 590 561 583
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22 +25
Contract jobs citing AOP 42 55 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.090% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.14% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 30 25
London median daily rate £488 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +18.75% -22.33%
10th Percentile £433 £363 £269
90th Percentile £581 £725 £565
England median daily rate £475 £475 £410
% change year-on-year - +15.85% -3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40583 38438 39314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.96% 86.23% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29509 27575 28097
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £642 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 398 474
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.15 £50.84 £50.69
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

AOP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AOP in London

AOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AOP in London

AOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AOP in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AOP in London

AOP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London 0 36 - -
AOP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for AOP.

1 37 (88.10%) Finance
1 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (85.71%) Financial Institution
2 36 (85.71%) Hedge funds
3 30 (71.43%) Java
4 28 (66.67%) TDD
5 27 (64.29%) Banking
5 27 (64.29%) SDLC
6 25 (59.52%) Investment Banking
7 19 (45.24%) JIRA
7 19 (45.24%) Test Automation
8 18 (42.86%) DevOps
8 18 (42.86%) Code Optimisation
8 18 (42.86%) Virtual Team
9 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
10 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
10 13 (30.95%) TeamCity
10 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
10 13 (30.95%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (28.57%) SQL
12 11 (26.19%) C++
12 11 (26.19%) Web Services
12 11 (26.19%) Apache
12 11 (26.19%) Billing
12 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
12 11 (26.19%) Flink
13 9 (21.43%) BDD
13 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
13 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2

AOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (26.19%) Apache
2 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) FTP
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
2 11 (26.19%) Flink
3 7 (16.67%) Big Data
4 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.14%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) JIRA
2 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 13 (30.95%) TeamCity
4 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.76%) MSBuild
5 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) JBehave
6 1 (2.38%) jMock
6 1 (2.38%) Maven
6 1 (2.38%) Mockito
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (88.10%) Finance
2 36 (85.71%) Financial Institution
3 27 (64.29%) Banking
4 25 (59.52%) Investment Banking
5 11 (26.19%) Billing
6 1 (2.38%) Front Office
6 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Salesforce Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Build and Configuration Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Build Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Configuration Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Java Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) Programme Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Transformation Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Transformation Programme Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Siebel Developer
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Build Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Configuration Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.38%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Web Services
2 6 (14.29%) Visualforce
3 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.14%) Spring
3 3 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 2 (4.76%) J2EE
4 2 (4.76%) JDBC
4 2 (4.76%) JMS
4 2 (4.76%) JMX
4 2 (4.76%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.38%) Kafka
5 1 (2.38%) OAuth2
5 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (85.71%) Hedge funds
2 18 (42.86%) Virtual Team
3 7 (16.67%) Reference Data
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.38%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (66.67%) TDD
3 27 (64.29%) SDLC
4 19 (45.24%) Test Automation
5 18 (42.86%) Code Optimisation
5 18 (42.86%) DevOps
6 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
7 9 (21.43%) BDD
7 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (11.90%) Change Management
9 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
9 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
9 5 (11.90%) ITIL
9 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
10 4 (9.52%) Change Control
10 4 (9.52%) MVC
10 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
10 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) C++
5 6 (14.29%) Apex Code
6 3 (7.14%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 2 (4.76%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (7.14%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PMO
2 3 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) AppDynamics
3 5 (11.90%) Splunk
4 3 (7.14%) Siebel
5 1 (2.38%) Applix
5 1 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.38%) Currenex
5 1 (2.38%) FXall
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Reuters
5 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO