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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ada
Rank 593 611 562
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -49
Contract jobs citing Ada 32 5 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.009% 0.049%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.024% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 13
Average daily rate
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£370 £310 £800
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% -61.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £310 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £310 £1,000
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £310 -
% change year-on-year
+19.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 10
Average hourly rate £40.38 £38.20 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.70% +6.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £36.76 £35.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.64 £36.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £38.20 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.70% +6.85%

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
22342 20736 20418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.14% 37.29% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15023 13122 12841
Average daily rate £400 £388 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £267 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 415 565
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.25 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £64.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 2015.

Ada Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Ada
Top 23 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 28 August 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 +4 21 £370 +19.35% 6
South East -10 11 £370 - 2
Scotland - 8 £313 -
East Sussex - 6 £370 -
South West -7 5 - - 1
Berkshire - 4 £160 -
Bracknell - 4 £160 -
Leeds - 3 £563 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £563 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £563 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £313 -
Fife - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 - - 1
Somerset +4 1 - -
Yeovil -5 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Rochester - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1

Ada
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 35 (63.64%) UML
3 29 (52.73%) Rational DOORS
4 26 (47.27%) C++
5 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (38.18%) Java
7 20 (36.36%) Military
8 17 (30.91%) Eclipse
9 16 (29.09%) C
10 15 (27.27%) C#
11 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
11 14 (25.45%) OO
11 14 (25.45%) Apache
12 12 (21.82%) HTML
12 12 (21.82%) CSS
13 11 (20.00%) Avionics
14 10 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
14 10 (18.18%) DO-178B
14 10 (18.18%) SQL
15 8 (14.55%) JSP
15 8 (14.55%) Change Control
15 8 (14.55%) Requirements Management
15 8 (14.55%) Web Development
15 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
15 8 (14.55%) Time Management
16 7 (12.73%) Linux
16 7 (12.73%) Scrum
17 6 (10.91%) Finance
17 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
17 6 (10.91%) Programme Management

Ada
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (25.45%) Apache
1 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.27%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) Simulink
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 29 (52.73%) Rational DOORS
2 17 (30.91%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.27%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (5.45%) NetBeans
4 3 (5.45%) Maven
5 2 (3.64%) GDB
5 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.82%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.82%) Grunt
6 1 (1.82%) VectorCAST
6 1 (1.82%) gulp
6 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 20 (36.36%) Military
2 11 (20.00%) Avionics
3 6 (10.91%) Finance
3 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.82%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
4 3 (5.45%) Ada Software Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Ada Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Architect
6 1 (1.82%) Technical Architect
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 12 (21.82%) CSS
1 12 (21.82%) HTML
2 8 (14.55%) JSP
3 4 (7.27%) HTML5
4 3 (5.45%) J2EE
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) XML
4 3 (5.45%) XSLT
4 3 (5.45%) XHTML
4 3 (5.45%) Ajax
5 1 (1.82%) SWT
5 1 (1.82%) JSON
5 1 (1.82%) JFace
5 1 (1.82%) CSS3
5 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) VAX
1 4 (7.27%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) OpenVMS
3 3 (5.45%) VxWorks
3 3 (5.45%) UNIX
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 35 (63.64%) UML
3 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.45%) OO
5 10 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) Web Development
6 8 (14.55%) Requirements Management
6 8 (14.55%) Time Management
6 8 (14.55%) Change Control
7 7 (12.73%) Scrum
8 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
8 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
10 4 (7.27%) SDLC
10 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.27%) HOOD
11 3 (5.45%) Validation
11 3 (5.45%) SOA
11 3 (5.45%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) C++
2 21 (38.18%) Java
3 16 (29.09%) C
4 15 (27.27%) C#
5 10 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) Assembly Language
6 4 (7.27%) Pascal
7 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
8 1 (1.82%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Serena
2 2 (3.64%) HP
2 2 (3.64%) Kony
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Compaq
3 1 (1.82%) EMC
3 1 (1.82%) Facebook
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