The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Ada skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ada over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 - 147
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ada 9 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% - 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £370
% change year-on-year +1.38% -2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.28%  

Ada is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1064 1290 1222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 36.69% 34.38% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 859 785
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 30 25
Median hourly rate £40.50 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.10% -16.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £18.80 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £45.00 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Ada
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Ada as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ada in the North West

Ada
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ada in the North West

Ada
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ada in the North West

Ada
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Lancashire - 9 - -
Ada
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Ada.

1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 13 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (69.23%) Integration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) UML
4 7 (53.85%) HOOD
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) Rational Statemate
5 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Avionics
6 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
7 4 (30.77%) Military
7 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
8 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
8 3 (23.08%) Perl
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 3 (23.08%) MIL-STD-498
9 2 (15.38%) HND
9 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
9 2 (15.38%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (7.69%) VectorCAST
10 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
10 1 (7.69%) Physics
10 1 (7.69%) RIA

Ada
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (53.85%) Rational Statemate
3 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
4 2 (15.38%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (7.69%) VectorCAST
General
1 5 (38.46%) Avionics
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Military
3 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Ada Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Ada Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) DOORS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Integration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) UML
4 7 (53.85%) HOOD
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
5 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.69%) Hazard Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (7.69%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) HND
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) MIL-STD-498
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft