The table below looks at the statistics for Ada skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ada
Rank 244 233 228
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing Ada 9 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.047% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.13% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
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£325 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £48.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3144 2975 2866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.50% 35.18% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1634 1425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 114 172
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Ada
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ada Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ada
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ada Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ada
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ada Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Kent - 5 - -
East Sussex - 3 £325 -
West Sussex -4 1 - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
Ada
England

Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (72.73%) C
4 7 (63.64%) UML
5 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (45.45%) DO-178B
7 4 (36.36%) Change Control
7 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Avionics
7 4 (36.36%) C++
8 3 (27.27%) Delphi
8 3 (27.27%) Java
8 3 (27.27%) OOP
8 3 (27.27%) OO
8 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
9 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Xilinx
9 2 (18.18%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (18.18%) UNIX
9 2 (18.18%) Electronics
9 2 (18.18%) Validation
9 2 (18.18%) Military
9 2 (18.18%) Pascal
10 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
10 1 (9.09%) Mercator
10 1 (9.09%) VxWorks
10 1 (9.09%) VMS
10 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems

Ada
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (18.18%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (36.36%) Avionics
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Ada Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (9.09%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) VxWorks
2 1 (9.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) UML
3 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
3 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Change Control
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
7 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Delphi
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Xilinx
2 1 (9.09%) Mercator
2 1 (9.09%) Wind River