The table below looks at the statistics for Ada skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ada
Rank 120 151 149
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -2
Contract jobs citing Ada 18 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.65% 0.060% 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £370 £310
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.34% +0.95%
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 South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1184 1249 1186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.50% 37.72% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 776 818 730
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 99 50
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £34.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £21.00 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £53.27 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Ada
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Ada
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Ada Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Ada
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Ada Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Ada
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ada across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Ada Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Ada
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Gloucestershire - 8 - -
Bristol +1 7 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Ada
England

Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 South West region with a requirement for Ada.

1 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 18 (62.07%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (31.03%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (27.59%) Simulink
4 8 (27.59%) Aerospace
4 8 (27.59%) C++
5 7 (24.14%) C
5 7 (24.14%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) Linux
5 7 (24.14%) UML
5 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
5 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
6 5 (17.24%) DO-178B
6 5 (17.24%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.79%) SysML
7 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 4 (13.79%) Ada 95
7 4 (13.79%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Avionics
8 3 (10.34%) MathWorks
8 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
8 3 (10.34%) Stateflow
8 3 (10.34%) Fortran
8 3 (10.34%) C#
9 2 (6.90%) HTML
9 2 (6.90%) SQL

Ada
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Simulink
2 3 (10.34%) Stateflow
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (13.79%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.90%) GDB
General
1 8 (27.59%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.34%) Avionics
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Ada Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Ada Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Java Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Software Performance Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) VxWorks
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) UML
3 5 (17.24%) OO
3 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) SysML
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) Use Case
7 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C++
2 7 (24.14%) C
2 7 (24.14%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) Ada 95
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Fortran
4 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.90%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) MathWorks
2 2 (6.90%) Serena