The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 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)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 269 268
Contract jobs citing AOP 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.091% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £375
% change year-on-year +2.63% +26.66%  
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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6342 7222 7635
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.03% 81.98% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3718 4417 4412
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 268 264
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

AOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

AOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AOP in the South East

AOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AOP in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for AOP.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) JFC
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

AOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco