Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Ada skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ada over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Ada
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 803 807
Rank change year-on-year +35 +4 +25
Contract jobs citing Ada 63 70 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.071% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 14
England median daily rate £475 £328 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.04% -11.49% +13.85%
10th Percentile £352 £263 £273
90th Percentile £700 £514 £490
UK median daily rate £475 £328 £370
% change year-on-year +45.04% -11.49% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 26
England median hourly rate £41.00 £44.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37.50 £34.65 £32.13
90th Percentile £46.75 £54.20 £50.68
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.38
% change year-on-year -6.29% +8.35% +0.95%

Ada is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39620 39750 40690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.21% 40.50% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27942 27561 27880
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £594 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 749 818 948
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.74% +24.08%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.77 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.67% +22.63%

Ada
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Ada as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Ada in England

Ada
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ada in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ada in England

Ada
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ada in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ada in England

Ada
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ada in England

Ada
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 19 £644 +78.82%
South East +12 18 £420 +28.24%
East of England -18 12 £360 +608.94%
South West -2 8 - - 1
North of England +70 6 - -
North West - 6 - -
Ada
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ada also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Ada.

1 45 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 38 (60.32%) C++
3 27 (42.86%) UML
4 22 (34.92%) C
5 20 (31.75%) Finance
6 19 (30.16%) SC Cleared
6 19 (30.16%) Security Cleared
6 19 (30.16%) Rational DOORS
7 17 (26.98%) Integration Testing
8 16 (25.40%) Derivative
8 16 (25.40%) Quantitative Research
8 16 (25.40%) C#
9 13 (20.63%) OO
9 13 (20.63%) PnL Attribution
9 13 (20.63%) Rational Rhapsody
10 12 (19.05%) Mathematics
10 12 (19.05%) OOP
11 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
11 11 (17.46%) MATLAB
11 11 (17.46%) Simulink
11 11 (17.46%) SDLC
12 8 (12.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (12.70%) Ada 95
12 8 (12.70%) DO-178B
13 7 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (11.11%) Military
14 6 (9.52%) Scrum
14 6 (9.52%) Link 16
14 6 (9.52%) Link 11
14 6 (9.52%) Change Control

Ada
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (3.17%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Link 11
1 6 (9.52%) Link 16
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (20.63%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (7.94%) Subversion
4 3 (4.76%) Rational Rose
4 3 (4.76%) Rational Statemate
5 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.17%) VectorCAST
6 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Military
3 6 (9.52%) Avionics
4 4 (6.35%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.76%) Automotive
5 3 (4.76%) Banking
6 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Software Engineer
2 23 (36.51%) Ada Engineer
3 22 (34.92%) Ada Software Engineer
4 19 (30.16%) Developer
5 14 (22.22%) Quantitative Developer
6 9 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 7 (11.11%) C# Quant Developer
7 7 (11.11%) C++ Developer
7 7 (11.11%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 7 (11.11%) C++/C# Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) C# Pricing Developer
8 5 (7.94%) C++ Pricing Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Pricing Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Real Time Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) CSS
1 5 (7.94%) HTML
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.17%) CSS3
2 2 (3.17%) Ember.js
2 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
2 2 (3.17%) HTML5
2 2 (3.17%) jQuery
2 2 (3.17%) React
2 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.59%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Derivative
2 8 (12.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.76%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Fintech
5 2 (3.17%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) W3C
6 1 (1.59%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.59%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 27 (42.86%) UML
3 17 (26.98%) Integration Testing
4 16 (25.40%) Quantitative Research
5 13 (20.63%) OO
5 13 (20.63%) PnL Attribution
6 12 (19.05%) Mathematics
6 12 (19.05%) OOP
7 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
7 11 (17.46%) SDLC
8 7 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (9.52%) Change Control
9 6 (9.52%) Scrum
10 5 (7.94%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.76%) HOOD
12 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
12 3 (4.76%) Test Scripting
12 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) C++
2 22 (34.92%) C
3 16 (25.40%) C#
4 11 (17.46%) MATLAB
5 8 (12.70%) Ada 95
6 2 (3.17%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.59%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) SC Cleared
1 19 (30.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Red Hat