The table below looks at the statistics for SSADM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSADM over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 583 572 548
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -24
Contract jobs citing SSADM 19 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.040% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.052% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 15
Average daily rate £500 £500 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £368 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £518 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £451
% change year-on-year
- +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SSADM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38390 36509 34149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.35% 77.80% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25486 23681 21098
Average daily rate £428 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1105 979 1068
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.67 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

SSADM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SSADM Jobs Demand Trend in England

SSADM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SSADM Daily Rate Trend in England

SSADM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSADM across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SSADM Daily Rate Histogram in England

SSADM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SSADM Hourly Rate Trend in England

SSADM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSADM within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 6 £475 +26.66%
South East - 5 £525 - 1
South West -2 4 £500 - 1
East Midlands -10 2 £394 -4.54%
Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
SSADM
UK

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 29 (72.50%) DSDM
2 25 (62.50%) UML
3 23 (57.50%) Finance
4 17 (42.50%) GAP Analysis
4 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (40.00%) BPR
6 15 (37.50%) Banking
7 14 (35.00%) Data Modelling
8 13 (32.50%) Workflow
9 12 (30.00%) Business Analysis
9 12 (30.00%) SQL
10 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
10 11 (27.50%) Middleware
10 11 (27.50%) Asset Management
11 10 (25.00%) RAD
11 10 (25.00%) Unix
12 9 (22.50%) MVS
12 9 (22.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 9 (22.50%) Data Architecture
13 8 (20.00%) Business Transformation
13 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
13 8 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
13 8 (20.00%) CRM
14 7 (17.50%) Vermilion
14 7 (17.50%) ISO 9000
14 7 (17.50%) Change Management
14 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
14 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) ATM
1 6 (15.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (15.00%) ISDN
1 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (15.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) MS Access
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
1 2 (5.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 15 (37.50%) Banking
3 7 (17.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Analyst
1 26 (65.00%) Business Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Process Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Process Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Asset Management Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) Middleware
2 4 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) FpML
4 1 (2.50%) Drools
4 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) APACS
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (5.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.00%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Unix
2 9 (22.50%) MVS
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) DSDM
2 25 (62.50%) UML
3 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) GAP Analysis
4 16 (40.00%) BPR
5 14 (35.00%) Data Modelling
6 13 (32.50%) Workflow
7 12 (30.00%) Business Analysis
8 11 (27.50%) Asset Management
9 10 (25.00%) RAD
10 9 (22.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 9 (22.50%) Data Architecture
11 8 (20.00%) Business Transformation
11 8 (20.00%) CRM
11 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
11 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
11 8 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (17.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO 9000
2 6 (15.00%) Basel II
2 6 (15.00%) Basel III
2 6 (15.00%) Solvency II
3 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.00%) SEPA
4 1 (2.50%) HL7
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Vermilion
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) InterSystems