The table below looks at the statistics for Ada skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ada
Rank 55 72 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Ada 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.76% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £43.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +17.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ada
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
194 263 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.65% 33.00% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 127 123
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £500 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £32.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.94 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

Ada
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Ada as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ada Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Ada
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ada Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Ada
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ada also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ada.

1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Ada 95
2 3 (60.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (60.00%) Simulink
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Yourdon
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS

Ada
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Ada Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Ada Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ada 95
2 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared