The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
Rank 140 143 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -32
Contract jobs citing MODAF 4 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.19% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.25% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 15
Average daily rate £425 £368 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £399 £438
% change year-on-year
+25.37% -8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year
+55.73% -
MODAF
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 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
Gloucestershire +11 2 - - 1
Wiltshire -4 1 £425 -
MODAF
England

MODAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Military
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (10.00%) WebRTC
6 1 (10.00%) Meraki
6 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) LTE
6 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP

MODAF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Broadband
1 1 (10.00%) GSM
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) IPv4
1 1 (10.00%) IPv6
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) UMTS
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Military
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Architect
3 1 (10.00%) MODAF Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (30.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) DoDAF
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) IDEF
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Ada
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Genesys
2 1 (10.00%) Meraki
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Nortel
2 1 (10.00%) Polycom
2 1 (10.00%) Siemens