The first table below looks at the demand for Ada skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ada
Rank 546 514 558
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +44
Contract jobs citing Ada 7 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.075% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.19% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 0
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£525 £750 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Average hourly rate £36.70 £35.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.46 £35.20 £33.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.94 £36.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.70 £35.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+3.38% -7.18%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18282 18061 19435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.04% 38.75% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11880 11396 11834
Average daily rate £390 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 508 755
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.86 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Ada
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ada across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ada Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ada
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ada Daily Rate Trend in England

Ada
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ada across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Ada Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ada
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ada across the England region.

Ada Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ada
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 3 £650 -13.33%
South East -5 2 £400 - 1
South West -33 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
North West - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ada also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ada.

1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 14 (60.87%) UML
3 11 (47.83%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (43.48%) DO-178B
5 8 (34.78%) OO
6 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 7 (30.43%) Avionics
7 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
7 6 (26.09%) Rational Rhapsody
8 5 (21.74%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Serena
9 4 (17.39%) Validation
9 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) C
9 4 (17.39%) C++
9 4 (17.39%) Java
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) C#
10 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.04%) CSS
10 3 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (13.04%) HTML
10 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
10 3 (13.04%) Xilinx
10 3 (13.04%) Front Office
10 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
11 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
11 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
11 2 (8.70%) FIX Protocol

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ada also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ada. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Simulink
1 1 (4.35%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (26.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (30.43%) Avionics
2 3 (13.04%) Front Office
3 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Ada Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Principal Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
2 2 (8.70%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) W3C
2 1 (4.35%) Physics
2 1 (4.35%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) VxWorks
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 14 (60.87%) UML
3 8 (34.78%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 5 (21.74%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Validation
6 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Low Latency
9 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
9 1 (4.35%) Change Control
9 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.35%) OOP
9 1 (4.35%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
9 1 (4.35%) Migration
9 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
1 4 (17.39%) C++
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Fortran
3 1 (4.35%) Delphi
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) DO-178B
2 1 (4.35%) Section 508
2 1 (4.35%) WCAG
2 1 (4.35%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Serena
2 3 (13.04%) Xilinx
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Nimsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) CA