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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ada
Rank 577 495 560
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +65
Contract jobs citing Ada 13 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.019% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.068% 0.050% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £400 £375 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +27.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £295
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +27.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £36.10 £36.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £46.20 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +9.45%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19076 15932 19789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.16% 36.97% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12561 10005 11910
Average daily rate £375 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 578 705
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Ada
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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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
East of England -21 7 - -
South West - 3 - - 3
South East -13 2 £400 +6.66% 1
London -24 1 £500 -
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Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) UML
3 7 (43.75%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (37.50%) DO-178B
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) Rational Rhapsody
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) C
5 5 (31.25%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) Validation
7 3 (18.75%) Avionics
7 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Serena
7 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
8 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
8 2 (12.50%) Simulink
8 2 (12.50%) Stateflow
8 2 (12.50%) Fortran
8 2 (12.50%) C++
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (12.50%) VxWorks
8 2 (12.50%) SysML
8 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
8 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 1 (6.25%) SaaS
9 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008

Ada
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Simulink
1 2 (12.50%) Stateflow
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Hazelcast
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (31.25%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (18.75%) Avionics
1 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Principal Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) VxWorks
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) SysML
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) ERP
7 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
2 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
2 2 (12.50%) Fortran
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Serena
2 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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