The table below looks at the statistics for Ada skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ada
Rank 40 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Ada 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.66% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 0.74% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £263
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%
Ada
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
121 136 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.93% 44.44% 49.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 86 75
Average daily rate £365 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 10
Average hourly rate £43.75 £38.13 £31.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +19.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £35.00 £18.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.10 £34.07
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 Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ada across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ada Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Ada
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Ada Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Ada
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Ada Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Ada
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 10 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
Yeovil -12 2 - -
Ada
South West

Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) Military
3 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (16.67%) Simulink
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) C

Ada
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Military
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Ada Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) DoDAF
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) IDEF
5 1 (16.67%) MODAF
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Ada 83
3 1 (16.67%) Ada 95
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared