Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MODAF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MODAF over the 6 months to 23 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.

UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 809 810 803
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +2
Contract jobs citing MODAF 48 63 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.064% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.077% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 32
England median daily rate £575 £525 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £462 £413 £413
90th Percentile £635 £690 £699
UK median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
England median hourly rate £44.00 £51.25 £59.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.15% -13.87% +30.97%
10th Percentile £41.60 £44.63 £50.15
90th Percentile £56.00 £56.88 £65.55
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £51.25 £59.50
% change year-on-year -14.15% -13.87% +30.97%

MODAF is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80259 82302 85123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.62% 84.16% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54003 54838 56099
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1880 2151 2525
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.49 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%

MODAF
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MODAF in England

MODAF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MODAF in England

MODAF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MODAF in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MODAF in England

MODAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MODAF in England

MODAF
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 MODAF within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
South West -4 24 £575 +9.52%
London -21 19 £585 +11.43% 2
South East +2 4 £432 -24.96%
North of England +60 1 - -
North West +22 1 - -
MODAF
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for MODAF.

1 42 (87.50%) TOGAF
2 33 (68.75%) Security Cleared
3 31 (64.58%) SC Cleared
4 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (52.08%) ITIL
6 21 (43.75%) Zachman Framework
7 16 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (27.08%) Scrum
9 12 (25.00%) Project Management
9 12 (25.00%) ArchiMate
10 11 (22.92%) Degree
10 11 (22.92%) Oracle
11 10 (20.83%) SOA
11 10 (20.83%) Finance
11 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (20.83%) BPMN
12 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 9 (18.75%) C
13 8 (16.67%) UML
13 8 (16.67%) Citrix
13 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
13 8 (16.67%) Middleware
13 8 (16.67%) Migration
13 8 (16.67%) QA
13 8 (16.67%) DV Cleared
13 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.58%) Data Migration
14 7 (14.58%) REST
14 7 (14.58%) Military
14 7 (14.58%) NHS

MODAF
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 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.33%) Confluence
3 3 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.17%) SPSS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
1 4 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) IaaS
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.25%) PaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) SAN
1 3 (6.25%) Tactical Data Link
2 1 (2.08%) 3G
2 1 (2.08%) 4G
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Big Data
2 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.17%) Star Schema
3 2 (4.17%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.08%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) JIRA
1 4 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.17%) Hudson
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) ERwin
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Military
3 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.25%) Electronics
4 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.25%) Marketing
5 2 (4.17%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.08%) Automotive
6 1 (2.08%) Avionics
6 1 (2.08%) Back Office
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Architect
2 13 (27.08%) Enterprise Architect
3 10 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Service Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Applications Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Business Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Data Architect
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL Service Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) ERP Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Business Solution Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Scrum Master
9 1 (2.08%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) Middleware
2 7 (14.58%) REST
2 7 (14.58%) Web Services
3 4 (8.33%) WSDL
3 4 (8.33%) XML
3 4 (8.33%) XSD
4 2 (4.17%) .NET
4 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.17%) CSS
4 2 (4.17%) CSS3
4 2 (4.17%) HTML
4 2 (4.17%) HTML5
4 2 (4.17%) JSON
4 2 (4.17%) Meteor
4 2 (4.17%) RESTful
4 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.58%) NHS
3 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.25%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.17%) User Experience
6 1 (2.08%) CMDB
6 1 (2.08%) Life Science
6 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) Unix
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
1 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
1 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (87.50%) TOGAF
2 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (52.08%) ITIL
4 21 (43.75%) Zachman Framework
5 16 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (27.08%) Scrum
7 12 (25.00%) ArchiMate
7 12 (25.00%) Project Management
8 10 (20.83%) BPMN
8 10 (20.83%) SOA
8 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (16.67%) Migration
9 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 8 (16.67%) UML
10 7 (14.58%) Data Migration
11 6 (12.50%) IT Strategy
11 6 (12.50%) SFIA
11 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 6 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
11 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) C
2 5 (10.42%) Java
3 4 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) R
6 1 (2.08%) Ada
6 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 31 (64.58%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) Degree
4 8 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
2 6 (12.50%) COBIT
3 4 (8.33%) HL7
4 3 (6.25%) JSP 440
5 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.08%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (2.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.08%) ISO 9000
5 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Docker
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) Xen
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (10.42%) ATG
4 5 (10.42%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (10.42%) VMware
5 4 (8.33%) Hyperion
5 4 (8.33%) Retek
5 4 (8.33%) SAP
6 3 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (4.17%) IBM
8 1 (2.08%) IFS