The table below looks at the statistics for AOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 34 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing AOP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.63% 0.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £613 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £420
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AOP
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 308 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.13% 85.79% 78.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 216 235
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 11
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing AOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

AOP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

AOP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

AOP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

AOP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +3 2 £613 +6.52%
AOP
East of England

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for AOP.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) Microservices
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (42.86%) User Stories
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
6 2 (28.57%) Mule
6 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
7 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
7 1 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (14.29%) WSO2
7 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
7 1 (14.29%) Middleware
7 1 (14.29%) JBoss
7 1 (14.29%) Open Source

AOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) Mule
2 1 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Architect
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Designer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Messaging Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SOA Designer
2 3 (42.86%) SOA Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Architect
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Architect
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Messaging Architect
4 1 (14.29%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (100.00%) Microservices
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) WSO2