The table below looks at the statistics for IDEF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IDEF over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICAM Definition Languages (IDEF)
Rank - 611 587
Contract jobs citing IDEF 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.002% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

IDEF
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IDEF within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

IDEF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IDEF
Daily Rate Trend

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

IDEF Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IDEF
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IDEF Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IDEF
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IDEF 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 IDEF.

1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Military
1 2 (100.00%) DoDAF
1 2 (100.00%) MODAF
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ada
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink

IDEF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IDEF 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 IDEF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DoDAF
1 2 (100.00%) MODAF
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ada
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared