The table below looks at the statistics for Ada skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ada
Rank 159 157 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Ada 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.10% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £303 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £279 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £36.25 £37.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
Ada
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1377 1261 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.05% 32.28% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 796 558
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 27 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £34.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £41.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

Ada
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Ada Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ada
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Ada Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Ada
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Ada Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Ada
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +3 4 - -
Cheshire - 1 £303 -
Ada
England

Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Ada.

1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
3 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 6 (46.15%) Avionics
4 6 (46.15%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) UML
5 5 (38.46%) HOOD
5 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) C
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 3 (23.08%) IRIX
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) HND
8 2 (15.38%) OO
8 2 (15.38%) OOD
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 2 (15.38%) VectorCAST
9 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
9 1 (7.69%) QMS
9 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared

Ada
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (15.38%) VectorCAST
3 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
3 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Avionics
2 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineer
2 10 (76.92%) Ada Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Ada Software Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) DOORS Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Ada Programmer
7 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Programmer
7 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Software Design Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) IRIX
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
2 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 5 (38.46%) HOOD
3 5 (38.46%) UML
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) QMS
6 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) C
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft