The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
Rank 597 614 589
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Contract jobs citing MODAF 47 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.048% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.062% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 16
Average daily rate £465 £433 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.51% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £363 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £438 £410
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £45.25 - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.25 - £60.00

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
45560 43876 42202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.56% 78.77% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 30059 27313 26301
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1278 1187
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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 28 April 2016.

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
Top 25 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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 47 £465 +5.68% 7
London +7 18 £538 +26.09% 4
South East - 11 £575 - 1
South West +4 7 £375 -34.78% 2
Gloucestershire +10 6 £375 - 1
Coventry 0 5 - -
West Midlands -5 5 - -
Hampshire - 5 £650 -
Berkshire - 4 - -
East of England - 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 - -
Cambridge - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
City of London +40 2 - - 1
North West - 2 - -
Preston - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £366 -
Bristol -6 1 £425 -29.16%
Fareham - 1 £650 -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

MODAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 65 (85.53%) TOGAF
2 40 (52.63%) Zachman Framework
3 35 (46.05%) Security Cleared
4 24 (31.58%) UML
5 22 (28.95%) Enterprise Architecture
6 21 (27.63%) Windows
7 20 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (23.68%) SC Cleared
8 18 (23.68%) DV Cleared
9 16 (21.05%) Linux
9 16 (21.05%) Oracle
10 15 (19.74%) Retail
11 14 (18.42%) CCNA
11 14 (18.42%) Project Management
12 13 (17.11%) VMware
12 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
12 13 (17.11%) DoDAF
12 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (15.79%) IBM
14 11 (14.47%) Firewall
14 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
14 11 (14.47%) Finance
14 11 (14.47%) XSD
14 11 (14.47%) ITIL
15 10 (13.16%) MS Exchange
15 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
15 10 (13.16%) Degree
15 10 (13.16%) JSON
15 10 (13.16%) WebSphere
16 9 (11.84%) SABSA

MODAF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (13.16%) MS Exchange
1 10 (13.16%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (7.89%) IIS
2 6 (7.89%) iPlanet
2 6 (7.89%) MQSeries
2 6 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.95%) MS Project
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) BusinessWare
1 6 (7.89%) SAP R/3
2 5 (6.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 3 (3.95%) IaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
3 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) Firewall
2 7 (9.21%) Network Security
3 6 (7.89%) IP Telephony
4 5 (6.58%) LAN
4 5 (6.58%) WAN
5 4 (5.26%) Internet
5 4 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.26%) NAS
5 4 (5.26%) SAN
5 4 (5.26%) SMTP
6 3 (3.95%) Wireless
6 3 (3.95%) WLAN
7 1 (1.32%) ATM
7 1 (1.32%) Broadband
7 1 (1.32%) GSM
7 1 (1.32%) LTE
7 1 (1.32%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (1.32%) UMTS
7 1 (1.32%) VoIP
7 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) DB2
1 6 (7.89%) DB2 UDB
2 4 (5.26%) GIS
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (19.74%) Retail
2 11 (14.47%) Finance
3 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Avionics
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 61 (80.26%) Architect
2 13 (17.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 12 (15.79%) Data Architect
4 11 (14.47%) Security Architect
5 9 (11.84%) Network Architect
6 8 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.58%) Cisco Architect
10 4 (5.26%) Designer
10 4 (5.26%) Information Architect
10 4 (5.26%) Information Security Architect
11 3 (3.95%) Cisco Network Architect
11 3 (3.95%) DOORS Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Network Designer
11 3 (3.95%) Subject Matter Expert
11 3 (3.95%) Supply Chain Architect
11 3 (3.95%) SysML Engineer
12 2 (2.63%) Technologist
12 2 (2.63%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) XSD
2 10 (13.16%) JSON
3 6 (7.89%) MSMQ
4 4 (5.26%) .NET
4 4 (5.26%) JMS
4 4 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.32%) J2EE
5 1 (1.32%) Java EE
5 1 (1.32%) REST
5 1 (1.32%) Web Services
5 1 (1.32%) WebRTC
5 1 (1.32%) XML
5 1 (1.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) AS400
4 5 (6.58%) Clustering
4 5 (6.58%) FMCG
5 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.63%) CESG
6 2 (2.63%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.32%) Physics
7 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) Unix
4 6 (7.89%) AIX
4 6 (7.89%) Solaris
4 6 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (85.53%) TOGAF
2 40 (52.63%) Zachman Framework
3 24 (31.58%) UML
4 22 (28.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (18.42%) Project Management
6 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
6 13 (17.11%) DoDAF
7 11 (14.47%) ITIL
8 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
9 9 (11.84%) Data Security
9 9 (11.84%) Information Security
9 9 (11.84%) SABSA
10 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.89%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (7.89%) Information Management
11 6 (7.89%) SysML
11 6 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (6.58%) Change Management
12 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.58%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) C
2 1 (1.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (46.05%) Security Cleared
2 20 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (23.68%) DV Cleared
3 18 (23.68%) SC Cleared
4 14 (18.42%) CCNA
5 10 (13.16%) Degree
6 9 (11.84%) CCNP
6 9 (11.84%) CISSP
7 7 (9.21%) CCSP
8 6 (7.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 6 (7.89%) CISM
8 6 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (6.58%) CCDP
10 3 (3.95%) CCDA
10 3 (3.95%) CCIE
11 2 (2.63%) MCP
11 2 (2.63%) MCSE
11 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.32%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (1.32%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.95%) COBIT
3 2 (2.63%) GxP
4 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.89%) ClearTrust
3 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (5.26%) OpenView
2 4 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Oracle
2 13 (17.11%) VMware
3 12 (15.79%) IBM
4 9 (11.84%) Cisco
4 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.89%) BEA
5 6 (7.89%) CA
5 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
5 6 (7.89%) Nortel
5 6 (7.89%) SAP
5 6 (7.89%) Vitria
6 5 (6.58%) Polycom
7 4 (5.26%) ESRI
7 4 (5.26%) HP
7 4 (5.26%) Luciad
7 4 (5.26%) StorageTek
7 4 (5.26%) Sun
8 3 (3.95%) Genesys
8 3 (3.95%) Juniper
8 3 (3.95%) Siemens
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