Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for IDEF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IDEF 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.

ICAM Definition Languages (IDEF)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 885 890 891
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -
Contract jobs citing IDEF 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £550 -
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £44.00 - £46.50
10th Percentile £43.00 - £45.75
90th Percentile £45.00 - £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 - £46.50

IDEF 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87085 88317 92969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.90% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58028 58368 60222
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £631 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2061 2366 2748
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +1.05% +18.75%

IDEF
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IDEF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IDEF in the UK

IDEF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IDEF in the UK

IDEF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IDEF in the UK

IDEF
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IDEF within the UK 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
UK excluding London +37 2 £575 +4.55%
England +17 2 £575 +4.55%
East of England - 1 £575 -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IDEF 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 IDEF.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Ada
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) BPR
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) DoDAF
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling

IDEF
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BPR
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) DoDAF
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ada
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java