The table below looks at the statistics for Ada skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ada
Rank 619 610 604
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Ada 24 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.046% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Median daily rate £360 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £304 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £370 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 8
Median hourly rate £44.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £30.00 £36.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.81 £43.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.66%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20891 21377 19947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.90% 38.15% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14331 14303 12951
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 434 427
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £19.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Ada
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Ada as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ada Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ada
Daily Rate Trend

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

Ada Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ada
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ada within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Ada Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ada
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Ada Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ada
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ada within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Ada Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Ada
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England -2 24 £360 -2.70% 4
South West +4 11 - - 3
South East -1 6 £360 -2.70%
East of England +14 4 £51 -83.07%
Bristol +10 4 - -
Bedfordshire +8 3 £51 -
East Sussex +5 3 £255 -31.08%
Luton +4 3 £51 -
Middlesex - 3 £360 -
Gloucestershire - 3 - - 3
Somerset +7 2 - -
Yeovil +2 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Hastings - 2 £255 -
Cheltenham - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire +13 1 - -
Wiltshire -6 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 with a requirement for Ada.

1 54 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 30 (52.63%) C++
3 29 (50.88%) UML
4 27 (47.37%) Rational DOORS
5 22 (38.60%) Rational Rhapsody
6 20 (35.09%) Ada 95
7 19 (33.33%) C
8 18 (31.58%) Linux
9 14 (24.56%) Avionics
9 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
10 13 (22.81%) Integration Testing
11 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
11 12 (21.05%) Java
12 11 (19.30%) OO
12 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (19.30%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (19.30%) DO-178B
13 9 (15.79%) SDLC
14 8 (14.04%) SysML
14 8 (14.04%) C#
14 8 (14.04%) VxWorks
14 8 (14.04%) Windows
15 6 (10.53%) Perl
16 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
16 5 (8.77%) Simulink
16 5 (8.77%) Subversion
16 5 (8.77%) Validation
16 5 (8.77%) VectorCAST
17 4 (7.02%) Degree
17 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing

Ada
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Simulink
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) HTTP
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Rational DOORS
2 22 (38.60%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.77%) Subversion
3 5 (8.77%) VectorCAST
4 4 (7.02%) GDB
4 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.26%) JIRA
5 3 (5.26%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (24.56%) Avionics
2 4 (7.02%) Aerospace
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.02%) Military
3 3 (5.26%) Automotive
3 3 (5.26%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 50 (87.72%) Software Engineer
2 22 (38.60%) Ada Engineer
3 21 (36.84%) Ada Software Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Java Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) DOORS Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Real Time Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Real Time Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior C Software Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Design Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Programmer
10 1 (1.75%) Software Programmer
10 1 (1.75%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) CSS
1 2 (3.51%) HTML
1 2 (3.51%) JSP
1 2 (3.51%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) VxWorks
2 8 (14.04%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) IRIX
3 3 (5.26%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 29 (50.88%) UML
3 13 (22.81%) Integration Testing
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) Embedded Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) OO
5 9 (15.79%) SDLC
6 8 (14.04%) SysML
7 5 (8.77%) Validation
8 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.02%) HOOD
8 4 (7.02%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
9 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.26%) OOD
9 3 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.26%) Scrum
9 3 (5.26%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) C++
2 20 (35.09%) Ada 95
3 19 (33.33%) C
4 12 (21.05%) Java
5 8 (14.04%) C#
6 6 (10.53%) Perl
7 4 (7.02%) MATLAB
8 3 (5.26%) SQL
8 3 (5.26%) Tcl
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.75%) Ada 83
10 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) DO-178B
2 3 (5.26%) MISRA
2 3 (5.26%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) IBM
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Serena
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