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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ada
Rank 607 566 582
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +16
Contract jobs citing Ada 5 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.038% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.024% 0.097% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £800 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £35.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £36.50 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%

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
21245 20525 21295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.88% 38.90% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13636 13000 12607
Average daily rate £390 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 560 739
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
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
Top 21 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 19 September 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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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
England -23 5 £310 -61.25% 5
South East +3 2 - - 3
South West -46 2 £310 - 1
London +8 1 - -
Manchester - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
North West - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Crawley - - - - 1
Gloucester - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1

Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (59.09%) UML
3 9 (40.91%) OO
3 9 (40.91%) DO-178B
4 7 (31.82%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
5 6 (27.27%) Validation
5 6 (27.27%) C
5 6 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 6 (27.27%) Avionics
6 5 (22.73%) C++
6 5 (22.73%) Java
7 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 3 (13.64%) Xilinx
8 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
8 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) Delphi
8 3 (13.64%) HTML
8 3 (13.64%) OOP
8 3 (13.64%) Change Control
9 2 (9.09%) User Experience
9 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
9 2 (9.09%) Pascal
9 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (9.09%) Front Office
9 2 (9.09%) Risk Management

Ada
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (27.27%) Avionics
2 2 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Ada Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) e-Health
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) UML
3 9 (40.91%) OO
4 7 (31.82%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
5 6 (27.27%) Validation
6 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C
2 5 (22.73%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Delphi
4 2 (9.09%) Pascal
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) DO-178B
2 1 (4.55%) Section 508
2 1 (4.55%) WCAG
2 1 (4.55%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Xilinx
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Serena
3 1 (4.55%) Nimsoft
3 1 (4.55%) CA
3 1 (4.55%) Mercator
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