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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ada
England / South East
Rank 229 265 259
Rank change year-on-year +36 -6  
Contract jobs citing Ada 12 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.033% 0.051%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.097% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £430 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.21% +13.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £336 £325
% change year-on-year +27.88% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £41.64 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £49.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -14.14% +26.92%  

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 South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2625 3088 3261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 33.43% 33.57% 33.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1559 2032 1875
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 122 124
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.38% +2.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Ada
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 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
Hampshire - 11 £430 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Ada
England

Ada
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 22 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 15 (62.50%) C#
3 15 (62.50%) C++
4 13 (54.17%) Military
4 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) C
6 7 (29.17%) CSS
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (29.17%) MCTS
6 7 (29.17%) Ada 83
6 7 (29.17%) Ada 95
7 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
9 4 (16.67%) Tcl
9 4 (16.67%) UML
9 4 (16.67%) Python
9 4 (16.67%) HTTP
9 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) Java
9 4 (16.67%) Perl
9 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) SysML
10 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 2 (8.33%) RIA
10 2 (8.33%) Finance
11 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance

Ada
Top Related 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 4 (16.67%) HTTP
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 13 (54.17%) Military
2 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Ada Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Ada Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Ada Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Developer
6 4 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Ada Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) SysML
3 4 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
1 15 (62.50%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) C
3 7 (29.17%) Ada 83
3 7 (29.17%) Ada 95
4 4 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Perl
4 4 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) MCTS
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance