The table below looks at the statistics for Ada skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ada
Rank 584 604 542
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -62
Contract jobs citing Ada 36 7 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.013% 0.072%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.035% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 21
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£370 £525 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.52% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 11
Average hourly rate £40.38 £36.70 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.02% +3.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.46 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £36.94 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.70 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+10.02% +3.38%

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
21523 20252 19490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.85% 37.06% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14462 12959 12063
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 414 555
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £59.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Ada
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ada within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015.

Ada Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Ada
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
England -10 22 £370 -29.52% 2
South East -1 11 £370 -7.50% 1
Scotland - 10 £313 -
East Sussex -2 6 £370 -7.50%
South West -3 6 - -
Fife - 4 - -
East of England +2 3 £300 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £160 -
Bracknell - 3 £160 -
Edinburgh - 3 £313 -
Somerset +3 2 - -
Hertfordshire -3 2 £300 -
Yeovil -5 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £300 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Rochester - 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Warminster - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1

Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 48 (87.27%) Software Engineering
2 33 (60.00%) UML
3 32 (58.18%) Rational DOORS
4 27 (49.09%) C++
5 18 (32.73%) Military
6 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (29.09%) C#
7 16 (29.09%) Java
8 15 (27.27%) Eclipse
9 14 (25.45%) C
9 14 (25.45%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (23.64%) OO
10 13 (23.64%) Apache
10 13 (23.64%) Tomcat
11 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
12 11 (20.00%) Requirements Management
12 11 (20.00%) Avionics
13 10 (18.18%) DO-178B
13 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
13 10 (18.18%) SQL
14 9 (16.36%) HTML
14 9 (16.36%) CSS
15 8 (14.55%) Web Development
15 8 (14.55%) JSP
15 8 (14.55%) Change Control
15 8 (14.55%) Time Management
15 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
16 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
16 7 (12.73%) Programme Management
16 7 (12.73%) Finance

Ada
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.64%) Apache
1 13 (23.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 32 (58.18%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.45%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.64%) NetBeans
4 2 (3.64%) GDB
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.82%) Grunt
5 1 (1.82%) VectorCAST
5 1 (1.82%) gulp
General
1 18 (32.73%) Military
2 11 (20.00%) Avionics
3 7 (12.73%) Finance
3 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Software Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (3.64%) Ada Software Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Ada Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Java Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) HTML
1 9 (16.36%) CSS
2 8 (14.55%) JSP
3 1 (1.82%) SWT
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
3 1 (1.82%) HTML5
3 1 (1.82%) JFace
3 1 (1.82%) CSS3
3 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) VAX
1 3 (5.45%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.82%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) OpenVMS
2 3 (5.45%) VxWorks
2 3 (5.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) Software Engineering
2 33 (60.00%) UML
3 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.45%) Requirements Analysis
5 13 (23.64%) OO
6 11 (20.00%) Requirements Management
7 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 8 (14.55%) Web Development
8 8 (14.55%) Time Management
8 8 (14.55%) Change Control
9 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
9 7 (12.73%) Programme Management
9 7 (12.73%) Scrum
10 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
11 5 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
12 4 (7.27%) SDLC
12 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.27%) HOOD
13 3 (5.45%) Validation
14 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) C++
2 16 (29.09%) Java
2 16 (29.09%) C#
3 14 (25.45%) C
4 10 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (5.45%) Assembly Language
5 3 (5.45%) Pascal
6 2 (3.64%) Perl
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Serena
2 2 (3.64%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) Compaq
3 1 (1.82%) EMC
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.82%) Facebook
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
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