The first table below looks at the demand for MODAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MODAF over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
Rank 139 106 123
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +17
Contract jobs citing MODAF 3 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.099% 0.23% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.33% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Average daily rate
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- £383 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £455 £513
% change year-on-year
-14.96% -11.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £73.75 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2193 1512 2124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.11% 70.62% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1463 974 1298
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 67 132
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
MODAF
England

MODAF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MODAF across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MODAF Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MODAF
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MODAF Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MODAF
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

MODAF Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MODAF
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MODAF within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Bristol - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 1
MODAF
England

MODAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing MODAF 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 MODAF.

1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) UML
3 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) DoDAF
4 3 (50.00%) SysML
4 3 (50.00%) Brocade
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) SSADM
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) ProCurve
4 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (33.33%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) C

MODAF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing MODAF 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 MODAF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) DoDAF
3 3 (50.00%) SysML
3 3 (50.00%) SSADM
3 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) AWK
2 1 (16.67%) sed
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Brocade
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP