The first table below looks at the demand for MODAF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MODAF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
Rank 540 518 561
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +43
Contract jobs citing MODAF 47 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.054% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.075% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 17
Average daily rate £423 £438 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £346 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £626 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £480 £413
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

MODAF
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MODAF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MODAF
Daily Rate Trend

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

MODAF Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MODAF
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MODAF within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MODAF Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MODAF
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MODAF Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MODAF
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MODAF within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MODAF Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

MODAF
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MODAF within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -68 44 £423 -3.25% 13
London -12 19 £463 +15.62% 3
South East -10 13 £413 -15.38% 2
Hampshire +13 12 £423 +14.32% 1
South West -19 9 £410 -14.58% 4
Bristol -8 5 £383 -
City of London -11 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 4 £500 - 2
Reading -5 1 £380 -20.00% 1
Berkshire -13 1 £380 -24.00% 1
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 3
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Somerset - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Havant - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Luton - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - - 3
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - - 1
Cumbria - - - - 3
Dorset - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Southampton - - - -

MODAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MODAF 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 MODAF.

1 51 (68.00%) TOGAF
2 35 (46.67%) Zachman Framework
3 33 (44.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 26 (34.67%) Security Cleared
5 25 (33.33%) ITIL
6 23 (30.67%) Windows
6 23 (30.67%) Oracle
6 23 (30.67%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (28.00%) Middleware
7 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 19 (25.33%) J2EE
8 19 (25.33%) VMware
9 18 (24.00%) Migration
9 18 (24.00%) Java
9 18 (24.00%) SC Cleared
10 17 (22.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (22.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 17 (22.67%) VB
10 17 (22.67%) VMware ESX
11 16 (21.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (21.33%) SOA
12 15 (20.00%) IBM
12 15 (20.00%) Finance
13 14 (18.67%) Network Security
14 11 (14.67%) Nimsoft
14 11 (14.67%) HP
14 11 (14.67%) CA
14 11 (14.67%) CMMI
14 11 (14.67%) Documentum
14 11 (14.67%) UML

MODAF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MODAF 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 MODAF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.67%) Documentum
2 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.67%) CMS
3 5 (6.67%) Confluence
4 3 (4.00%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) Simulink
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) Network Security
2 2 (2.67%) NFC
2 2 (2.67%) ATM
2 2 (2.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.33%) LAN
3 1 (1.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) EDRMS
2 5 (6.67%) Big Data
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) ClearQuest
2 4 (5.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Military
2 5 (6.67%) Back Office
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 52 (69.33%) Architect
2 22 (29.33%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Business Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Requirements Engineer
9 1 (1.33%) Data Architect
9 1 (1.33%) Software Architect
9 1 (1.33%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.33%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.33%) Developer
9 1 (1.33%) Analyst
9 1 (1.33%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) Middleware
2 19 (25.33%) J2EE
3 17 (22.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (5.33%) Classic ASP
4 4 (5.33%) XML
4 4 (5.33%) XSLT
5 3 (4.00%) .NET
5 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.33%) EDI
6 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Social Network
2 4 (5.33%) Social Media
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Windows
2 17 (22.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.33%) UNIX
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.00%) TOGAF
2 35 (46.67%) Zachman Framework
3 33 (44.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 25 (33.33%) ITIL
5 23 (30.67%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (24.00%) Migration
7 16 (21.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (21.33%) SOA
8 11 (14.67%) CMMI
8 11 (14.67%) UML
9 10 (13.33%) Logistics
10 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
11 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.67%) Business Development
11 8 (10.67%) BPMN
12 7 (9.33%) Matrix Management
12 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (8.00%) Use Case
13 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) Java
2 17 (22.67%) VB
3 5 (6.67%) C
4 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.33%) C++
4 1 (1.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.33%) AWK
4 1 (1.33%) sed
4 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.67%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) MCSE
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.33%) MBCS
6 1 (1.33%) CITP
6 1 (1.33%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) VMware ESX
2 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Oracle
2 19 (25.33%) VMware
3 15 (20.00%) IBM
4 11 (14.67%) Nimsoft
4 11 (14.67%) HP
4 11 (14.67%) CA
5 8 (10.67%) SAP
6 7 (9.33%) RedPrairie
7 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.00%) ESRI
9 2 (2.67%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.33%) webMethods
10 1 (1.33%) Siebel
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