The table below looks at the statistics for Ada skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ada
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ada 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.04% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £263
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £49.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%
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
174 210 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.21% 33.07% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 104 153
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 6
Average hourly rate £49.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Ada
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ada across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stevenage - 4 - -
Ada
East of England

Ada
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Ada 95
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
4 4 (44.44%) Simulink
4 4 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Serena
6 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Yourdon
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS

Ada
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Ada Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Ada Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Ada 95
2 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Serena