The table below looks at the statistics for SSADM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSADM over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 199 218 217
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs citing SSADM 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.082% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.11% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
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£600 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £430 £383
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +12.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4547 5580 5608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.56% 76.54% 75.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3496 4115 4176
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 91
Average hourly rate £15.75 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.80 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

SSADM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSADM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SSADM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SSADM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSADM across the City of London region.

SSADM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SSADM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSADM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SSADM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SSADM
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSADM across the City of London region.

SSADM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SSADM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSADM.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) DSDM
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) MVS
2 3 (50.00%) VME
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) RAD
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) ISO 9000
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SSADM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSADM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (16.67%) DataStage
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (16.67%) Essbase
3 1 (16.67%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) MVS
1 3 (50.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DSDM
1 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) RAD
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) BPR
4 1 (16.67%) DRM
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) E-business
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio