The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 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
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 630 617
Rank change year-on-year +55 -13  
Contract jobs citing Ada 35 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.044% 0.045%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Median daily rate £393 £360 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.02% -2.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £360 £370
% change year-on-year +9.02% -2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £38.90 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £51.81 £43.00
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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19764 20993 21025
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.95% 38.88% 38.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13485 14405 14060
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 462 425
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.77 £15.00 £19.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £50.16 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Ada
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Ada
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ada in the UK

Ada
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ada over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ada in the UK

Ada
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ada in the UK

Ada
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +30 32 £393 +9.02% 4
South East +20 11 £420 +16.66% 1
South West +3 10 - - 2
North West - 9 - -
Lancashire - 9 - -
Preston - 8 - -
Hampshire - 7 £438 -
Bristol -1 5 - -
East Sussex +4 4 £348 +36.27%
Winchester - 4 £450 -
Bournemouth - 3 - -
Dorset - 3 - -
Gloucestershire +11 2 - - 2
Cheltenham +7 2 - - 1
Hastings -3 2 £336 +31.86%
East of England -3 2 £360 +608.94%
Luton -7 2 £360 +608.94%
Bedfordshire -9 2 £360 +608.94%

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Ada.

1 67 (89.33%) Software Engineering
2 42 (56.00%) UML
3 39 (52.00%) Security Cleared
4 38 (50.67%) Rational DOORS
5 36 (48.00%) SC Cleared
6 25 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 24 (32.00%) Rational Rhapsody
7 24 (32.00%) C++
8 22 (29.33%) Military
9 19 (25.33%) Ada 95
10 14 (18.67%) MATLAB
10 14 (18.67%) Simulink
11 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (16.00%) Finance
12 12 (16.00%) Configuration Management
12 12 (16.00%) C
12 12 (16.00%) Link 11
13 11 (14.67%) Link 16
13 11 (14.67%) SDLC
13 11 (14.67%) Degree
14 10 (13.33%) Scrum
14 10 (13.33%) Manufacturing
14 10 (13.33%) C#
14 10 (13.33%) Avionics
15 9 (12.00%) Linux
15 9 (12.00%) Aerospace
15 9 (12.00%) Programme Management
16 8 (10.67%) Windows
16 8 (10.67%) CSS
16 8 (10.67%) DO-178B

Ada
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (2.67%) Apache
1 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Simulink
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) Link 11
2 11 (14.67%) Link 16
3 6 (8.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (4.00%) Tactical Data Link
Development Applications
1 38 (50.67%) Rational DOORS
2 24 (32.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (9.33%) GDB
3 7 (9.33%) Rational Statemate
4 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.00%) ClearCase
6 3 (4.00%) JIRA
6 3 (4.00%) VectorCAST
7 2 (2.67%) Rational Rose
7 2 (2.67%) Subversion
8 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (29.33%) Military
2 12 (16.00%) Finance
3 10 (13.33%) Avionics
3 10 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 9 (12.00%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.00%) Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (74.67%) Software Engineer
2 37 (49.33%) Ada Engineer
3 35 (46.67%) Ada Software Engineer
4 14 (18.67%) Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Ada Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Java Applications Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) C++ Applications Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (4.00%) DOORS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) CSS
2 5 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.00%) CSS3
3 3 (4.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (4.00%) HTML5
3 3 (4.00%) jQuery
3 3 (4.00%) React
3 3 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Fintech
2 3 (4.00%) RIA
2 3 (4.00%) W3C
3 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (89.33%) Software Engineering
2 42 (56.00%) UML
3 25 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (14.67%) SDLC
7 10 (13.33%) Scrum
8 9 (12.00%) Programme Management
9 7 (9.33%) HOOD
9 7 (9.33%) OO
10 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.00%) Yourdon
11 5 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (6.67%) Time Management
11 5 (6.67%) Web Development
12 4 (5.33%) Change Control
12 4 (5.33%) Validation
13 3 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) C++
2 19 (25.33%) Ada 95
3 14 (18.67%) MATLAB
4 12 (16.00%) C
5 10 (13.33%) C#
6 6 (8.00%) Java
7 5 (6.67%) SQL
8 3 (4.00%) Ada 83
8 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (48.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.67%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.00%) MCTS
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) HND
7 1 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) DO-178B
2 3 (4.00%) MIL-STD-498
3 2 (2.67%) MIL-STD-1553
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Serena
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) Intel
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