The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
Rank 556 519 540
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +21
Contract jobs citing MODAF 22 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.10% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.14% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 16
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£450 £455 £474
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £256 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £455 £538
% change year-on-year
-9.34% -15.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £45.43 £71.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.23% +119.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.43 £71.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-36.23% +119.23%
MODAF
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38925 35924 38359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24714 22629 22625
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1022 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 7 £438 -18.22% 2
South East -6 5 - - 2
South West -52 4 - - 2
East of England -20 1 - - 1
MODAF
UK

MODAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 42 (77.78%) TOGAF
2 27 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
4 16 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
7 12 (22.22%) ITIL
7 12 (22.22%) UML
7 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
9 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (18.52%) MS Office
9 10 (18.52%) Retail
10 9 (16.67%) VMware
10 9 (16.67%) SOA
10 9 (16.67%) DV Cleared
11 8 (14.81%) Windows
11 8 (14.81%) Military
11 8 (14.81%) DoDAF
12 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (12.96%) Oracle
12 7 (12.96%) CCNP
12 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
13 6 (11.11%) Time Management
14 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
14 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
14 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
14 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce

MODAF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.56%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.52%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.70%) MS Project
5 1 (1.85%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) VPN
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.85%) DB2
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) OLTP
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.85%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (1.85%) ERwin
1 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (18.52%) Retail
2 8 (14.81%) Military
3 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.41%) Finance
5 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.85%) Back Office
6 1 (1.85%) Electronics
6 1 (1.85%) Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (66.67%) Architect
2 20 (37.04%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Designer
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Architect
4 4 (7.41%) Data Architect
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Data Modeller
6 2 (3.70%) Information Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Requirements Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) Security Risk Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Database Architect
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Classic ASP
1 4 (7.41%) XML
1 4 (7.41%) XSLT
1 4 (7.41%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) Physics
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) UNIX
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (77.78%) TOGAF
2 27 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 16 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (22.22%) ITIL
4 12 (22.22%) UML
5 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (16.67%) SOA
7 8 (14.81%) DoDAF
8 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.11%) Time Management
10 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
11 4 (7.41%) Network Management
11 4 (7.41%) ArchiMate
11 4 (7.41%) SSADM
11 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
11 4 (7.41%) Migration
11 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) C
2 3 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
2 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 7 (12.96%) CCNP
4 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.26%) BC Cleared
6 4 (7.41%) MCSE
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.56%) Degree
7 3 (5.56%) CCIE
7 3 (5.56%) CCNA
7 3 (5.56%) CCDA
7 3 (5.56%) CCDP
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
4 4 (7.41%) ProCurve
4 4 (7.41%) HP
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) Brocade
5 3 (5.56%) ESRI
5 3 (5.56%) Juniper
6 2 (3.70%) hybris
6 2 (3.70%) ATG
7 1 (1.85%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.85%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.85%) webMethods
7 1 (1.85%) CA
7 1 (1.85%) Informatica
7 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) Siebel