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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
Rank 559 532 512
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -20
Contract jobs citing MODAF 30 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.059% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.080% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £465 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £430 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £475 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.24% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 - £45.00
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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
37706 35111 32588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.60% 74.22% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25073 22066 19516
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1076 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +20 12 £456 +1.38% 2
South West -33 7 £370 -20.00% 2
South East -38 7 £398 -14.51% 2
East of England - 1 £510 -
North West - 1 - -
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MODAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 43 (82.69%) TOGAF
2 24 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 20 (38.46%) Zachman Framework
3 20 (38.46%) UML
4 17 (32.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
6 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 12 (23.08%) DV Cleared
8 11 (21.15%) VMware
8 11 (21.15%) Retail
9 10 (19.23%) DoDAF
9 10 (19.23%) Use Case
9 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
10 8 (15.38%) CCNP
10 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (15.38%) Time Management
10 8 (15.38%) SysML
11 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
11 7 (13.46%) ITIL
11 7 (13.46%) Windows
12 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (9.62%) BPMN
13 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
13 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (9.62%) Information Management
13 5 (9.62%) Linux
13 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
13 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
13 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
13 5 (9.62%) Rational DOORS

MODAF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.85%) MS Project
3 2 (3.85%) MS Office
4 1 (1.92%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) VPN
1 4 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) DSL
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) DB2
2 1 (1.92%) OLTP
2 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.92%) ERwin
2 1 (1.92%) PowerDesigner
General
1 11 (21.15%) Retail
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Military
4 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Architect
2 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Architect
3 10 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Designer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (5.77%) Data Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Data Modeller
8 1 (1.92%) Lead Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.92%) PKI
3 1 (1.92%) Physics
3 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.92%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (82.69%) TOGAF
2 20 (38.46%) Zachman Framework
2 20 (38.46%) UML
3 17 (32.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (19.23%) DoDAF
4 10 (19.23%) Use Case
4 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
5 8 (15.38%) Time Management
5 8 (15.38%) SysML
6 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
6 7 (13.46%) ITIL
7 5 (9.62%) BPMN
7 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) Information Management
8 4 (7.69%) ArchiMate
8 4 (7.69%) SSADM
8 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.69%) Network Design
8 4 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
1 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 12 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 8 (15.38%) CCNP
4 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.69%) CCIE
5 4 (7.69%) CCNA
5 4 (7.69%) CCDA
5 4 (7.69%) CCDP
5 4 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.92%) COBIT
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) VMware
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) HP
3 4 (7.69%) Juniper
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco
3 4 (7.69%) ProCurve
3 4 (7.69%) Brocade
4 3 (5.77%) IBM
5 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) Informatica
6 1 (1.92%) RedPrairie