Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 345 370
Rank change year-on-year +4 +25 -6
Contract jobs citing Ada 17 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 11
South East median daily rate £420 £328 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.24% -11.49% +13.85%
10th Percentile £314 £263 £360
90th Percentile £488 £360 £380
England median daily rate £475 £328 £370
% change year-on-year +45.04% -11.49% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +23.40% -11.88%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.10 £28.75
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.00 £39.58
England median hourly rate £41.00 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.82% +10.00% -

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5838 5879 6739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.20% 35.38% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3635 3599 4187
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 219 249
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.00 £53.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

Ada
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ada as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ada in the South East

Ada
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ada in the South East

Ada
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ada in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ada in the South East

Ada
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ada in the South East

Ada
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 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
Hampshire +10 10 £431 -
East Sussex +3 5 £353 -6.00%
Thames Valley -6 2 - -
Berkshire +7 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Ada
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Ada.

1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) UML
4 9 (52.94%) C
4 9 (52.94%) SDLC
5 7 (41.18%) C++
6 6 (35.29%) Link 16
6 6 (35.29%) Link 11
6 6 (35.29%) Military
7 5 (29.41%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) DO-178B
7 5 (29.41%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (29.41%) Avionics
7 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) Change Control
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 1 (5.88%) OOP
9 1 (5.88%) OOD
9 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
9 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
9 1 (5.88%) C#
9 1 (5.88%) Ada 95
9 1 (5.88%) SysML

Ada
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Link 11
1 6 (35.29%) Link 16
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
General
1 6 (35.29%) Military
2 5 (29.41%) Avionics
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Ada Engineer
3 10 (58.82%) Ada Software Engineer
4 7 (41.18%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (41.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Real Time Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Ada Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Developer
7 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) UML
3 9 (52.94%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Change Control
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C
2 7 (41.18%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Ada 95
3 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) DO-178B