The first table below looks at the demand for MODAF 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 MODAF over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Processes & Methodologies 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
Rank 533 521 536
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing MODAF 26 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.046% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.063% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 9
Average daily rate
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£438 £393 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -31.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £454 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £445
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -16.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £73.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £73.75 -
% change year-on-year
-18.64% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35512 33332 37028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.47% 73.25% 70.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22492 20543 21658
Average daily rate £403 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.01% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 997 1323
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
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MODAF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MODAF across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MODAF Jobs Demand Trend in England

MODAF
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MODAF Daily Rate Trend in England

MODAF
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MODAF across the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

MODAF Daily Rate Histogram in England

MODAF
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MODAF Hourly Rate Trend in England

MODAF
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 MODAF within the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
South East +4 13 £375 +1.35% 5
London +6 9 £450 +8.43% 1
North West 0 3 £600 -
South West -30 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
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MODAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MODAF 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 MODAF.

1 48 (71.64%) TOGAF
2 33 (49.25%) Zachman Framework
3 29 (43.28%) Security Cleared
4 25 (37.31%) ITIL
5 24 (35.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 20 (29.85%) SC Cleared
7 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (22.39%) Java
8 15 (22.39%) Oracle
8 15 (22.39%) Windows
9 13 (19.40%) SOA
9 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
9 13 (19.40%) Middleware
9 13 (19.40%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (19.40%) VMware
10 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
10 11 (16.42%) J2EE
10 11 (16.42%) Network Security
11 10 (14.93%) Migration
11 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
12 9 (13.43%) VMware ESX
12 9 (13.43%) Military
12 9 (13.43%) Retail
12 9 (13.43%) VB
12 9 (13.43%) HP
12 9 (13.43%) CA
12 9 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (13.43%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (11.94%) Nimsoft
13 8 (11.94%) MS Office

MODAF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MODAF 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 MODAF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.97%) Documentum
2 3 (4.48%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Office
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) Network Security
2 2 (2.99%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.99%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (13.43%) Military
1 9 (13.43%) Retail
2 8 (11.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 49 (73.13%) Architect
2 24 (35.82%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Security Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Business Architect
7 2 (2.99%) Information Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Requirements Analyst
8 1 (1.49%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.49%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.49%) Infrastructure Designer
8 1 (1.49%) Database Architect
8 1 (1.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.49%) Lead Architect
8 1 (1.49%) Security Risk Analyst
8 1 (1.49%) SAP Analyst
8 1 (1.49%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) Middleware
2 11 (16.42%) J2EE
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (5.97%) Classic ASP
4 4 (5.97%) XML
4 4 (5.97%) XSLT
5 3 (4.48%) .NET
5 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.49%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.49%) Social Network
3 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.97%) UNIX
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (71.64%) TOGAF
2 33 (49.25%) Zachman Framework
3 25 (37.31%) ITIL
4 24 (35.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (19.40%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (19.40%) SOA
7 10 (14.93%) Migration
8 8 (11.94%) CMMI
8 8 (11.94%) UML
9 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.46%) Supplier Management
10 5 (7.46%) Business Development
10 5 (7.46%) Security Architecture
11 4 (5.97%) Network Management
11 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.97%) Time Management
11 4 (5.97%) DevOps
11 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) Java
2 9 (13.43%) VB
3 5 (7.46%) C
4 1 (1.49%) C++
4 1 (1.49%) Perl
4 1 (1.49%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.49%) AWK
4 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.49%) sed
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) Security Cleared
2 20 (29.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) BC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) Degree
4 4 (5.97%) MCSE
4 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.48%) CCNP
5 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) CCDA
6 2 (2.99%) CCDP
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CCIE
7 1 (1.49%) MBCS
7 1 (1.49%) CITP
7 1 (1.49%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) VMware ESX
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle
2 13 (19.40%) VMware
3 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.43%) HP
4 9 (13.43%) CA
5 8 (11.94%) IBM
5 8 (11.94%) Nimsoft
6 3 (4.48%) SAP
6 3 (4.48%) ESRI
7 2 (2.99%) ATG
7 2 (2.99%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.99%) hybris
7 2 (2.99%) RedPrairie
7 2 (2.99%) Juniper
8 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.49%) webMethods
8 1 (1.49%) Siebel
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.49%) Brocade