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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ada
UK
Rank 556 587 598
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +11
Contract jobs citing Ada 38 42 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.081% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.21% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £345 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £303 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £669 £370 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £49.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.15 £35.00 £35.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £49.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.75%

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
18446 19864 19532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.67% 38.19% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12706 13500 12868
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 486 416
Median hourly rate £41.82 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.55% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £18.60 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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 +41 38 £345 -6.75% 4
South West +12 12 - - 1
North West +14 8 - - 1
Lancashire +7 8 - - 1
Preston -2 8 - - 1
South East +27 7 £345 -6.75%
Hertfordshire +1 7 - -
East of England -6 7 - -
Bristol +7 6 - -
Stevenage -1 5 - -
Yeovil +2 4 - - 1
Somerset +2 4 - - 1
Berkshire - 3 - -
Slough - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Gloucestershire +3 2 - -
London - 2 £525 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £345 -
Uxbridge - 1 £300 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -

Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 60 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 40 (55.56%) UML
3 39 (54.17%) Rational DOORS
4 33 (45.83%) C#
5 29 (40.28%) C
6 27 (37.50%) C++
6 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 24 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
8 23 (31.94%) SC Cleared
9 22 (30.56%) Aerospace
10 21 (29.17%) Integration Testing
11 20 (27.78%) Ada 95
12 19 (26.39%) Configuration Management
13 16 (22.22%) Simulink
13 16 (22.22%) Java
13 16 (22.22%) Manufacturing
14 15 (20.83%) Military
15 14 (19.44%) MATLAB
16 13 (18.06%) Perl
17 12 (16.67%) CSS
17 12 (16.67%) Yourdon
18 11 (15.28%) SQL
18 11 (15.28%) OO
19 10 (13.89%) Python
19 10 (13.89%) Programme Management
19 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (13.89%) Avionics
19 10 (13.89%) Finance
20 8 (11.11%) Degree
20 8 (11.11%) SysML

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 5 (6.94%) Apache
1 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Simulink
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) HTTP
1 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.94%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 39 (54.17%) Rational DOORS
2 24 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (9.72%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.33%) GDB
5 5 (6.94%) VectorCAST
6 3 (4.17%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.78%) JIRA
8 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (30.56%) Aerospace
2 16 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 15 (20.83%) Military
4 10 (13.89%) Avionics
4 10 (13.89%) Finance
5 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (73.61%) Software Engineer
2 25 (34.72%) Ada Engineer
3 21 (29.17%) Ada Software Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Java Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Ada Developer
9 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.56%) C++ Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C++/Java Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Quantitative Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Software Verification Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Verification Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (6.94%) HTML
2 5 (6.94%) JSP
3 2 (2.78%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Derivative
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (2.78%) RIA
2 2 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 40 (55.56%) UML
3 21 (29.17%) Integration Testing
4 19 (26.39%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.67%) Yourdon
6 11 (15.28%) OO
7 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.89%) Programme Management
8 8 (11.11%) SysML
9 7 (9.72%) Embedded Software Development
9 7 (9.72%) HOOD
9 7 (9.72%) Scrum
9 7 (9.72%) Time Management
9 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.33%) Requirements Management
10 6 (8.33%) SDLC
11 5 (6.94%) Change Control
11 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (6.94%) Web Development
12 4 (5.56%) Hazard Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) C#
2 29 (40.28%) C
3 27 (37.50%) C++
4 20 (27.78%) Ada 95
5 16 (22.22%) Java
6 14 (19.44%) MATLAB
7 13 (18.06%) Perl
8 11 (15.28%) SQL
9 10 (13.89%) Python
10 7 (9.72%) Ada 83
10 7 (9.72%) Tcl
11 2 (2.78%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.39%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 23 (31.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.11%) Degree
4 7 (9.72%) MCTS
4 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.17%) HND
6 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 2 (2.78%) MISRA
2 2 (2.78%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Serena
2 1 (1.39%) MathWorks
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
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