The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 27 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)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 20 22
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Contract jobs citing AOP 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.24% 2.04% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 2.38% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £613 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.20% +6.52%  
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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 157 126 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 97.52% 85.71% 89.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 90 94
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.78 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.43% +306.24%  
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 Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

AOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AOP in Luton

AOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AOP in Luton over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AOP in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Luton region with a requirement for AOP.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP

AOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft