The table below looks at the statistics for MODAF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MODAF over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
UK
Rank 581 583 592
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing MODAF 15 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.068% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.083% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 16
Median daily rate £500 £486 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% +12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £425 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £398
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £47.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +55.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £47.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +55.73%

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
37444 42299 41509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.58% 82.71% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24822 27641 26311
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 965 1161 1101
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +49.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

MODAF
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MODAF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MODAF within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 12 £500 +1.52% 9
South West +11 5 £500 +17.64% 2
West Midlands +6 4 - -
Gloucestershire +5 4 £500 -
Staffordshire - 4 - -
Scotland +21 3 - -
South East +15 3 £550 +10.00% 2
Glasgow +1 3 - -
Hampshire - 2 £588 -
Bristol 0 1 £575 +35.29% 2
Reading - 1 £63 -
Stafford - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £63 -

MODAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MODAF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MODAF.

1 37 (90.24%) TOGAF
2 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
3 15 (36.59%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (34.15%) DV Cleared
5 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (29.27%) UML
6 11 (26.83%) ITIL
6 11 (26.83%) Retail
7 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (21.95%) Big Data
8 9 (21.95%) Degree
8 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (21.95%) Requirements Management
8 9 (21.95%) C
9 8 (19.51%) C++
9 8 (19.51%) Java
9 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.51%) Change Management
9 8 (19.51%) Amazon S3
9 8 (19.51%) Hadoop
9 8 (19.51%) Mathematics
9 8 (19.51%) Physics
9 8 (19.51%) SysML
10 7 (17.07%) Mobile Computing
10 7 (17.07%) Finance
11 6 (14.63%) Oracle
11 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
11 6 (14.63%) SOA
11 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
12 5 (12.20%) Use Case

MODAF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (19.51%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.76%) Office 365
4 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.88%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Big Data
2 8 (19.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (26.83%) Retail
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Architect
2 11 (26.83%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (19.51%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Architect
5 7 (17.07%) TOGAF Architect
6 5 (12.20%) MODAF Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.32%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Azure Architect
9 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce Architect
9 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Office 365 Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Security Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Integration Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Remedy Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) J2EE
1 1 (2.44%) Java EE
1 1 (2.44%) REST
1 1 (2.44%) XML
1 1 (2.44%) XSD
1 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) TOGAF
2 15 (36.59%) Zachman Framework
3 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) UML
4 11 (26.83%) ITIL
5 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (21.95%) Requirements Management
6 8 (19.51%) Change Management
6 8 (19.51%) Mathematics
6 8 (19.51%) Physics
6 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
6 8 (19.51%) SysML
7 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
7 6 (14.63%) SOA
8 5 (12.20%) Use Case
9 4 (9.76%) ArchiMate
9 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (9.76%) ERP
9 4 (9.76%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
10 3 (7.32%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) C
2 8 (19.51%) C++
2 8 (19.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) DV Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) Degree
4 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Firmware
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.44%) vCloud
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) ATG
3 2 (4.88%) hybris
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Apple
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Remedy
4 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.44%) webMethods