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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 566 542 503
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -39
Contract jobs citing SSADM 20 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.060% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.078% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 22
Average daily rate
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£588 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +17.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £690 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £483 £469 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.87% +10.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SSADM
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38825 37125 33654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.37% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25541 23575 20700
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1038 1126 1021
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
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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 +7 14 £625 -3.84%
South West -9 4 £483 -1.02%
South East -26 1 £625 +51.51% 1
West Midlands - 1 £315 -
SSADM
UK

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 34 (68.00%) UML
2 25 (50.00%) DSDM
3 22 (44.00%) GAP Analysis
3 22 (44.00%) Finance
3 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.00%) BPR
5 18 (36.00%) Banking
6 17 (34.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (28.00%) Project Management
7 14 (28.00%) RUP
7 14 (28.00%) MS Visio
8 13 (26.00%) Data Modelling
8 13 (26.00%) Basel II
8 13 (26.00%) Middleware
8 13 (26.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 13 (26.00%) Degree
8 13 (26.00%) BPMN
8 13 (26.00%) Basel III
8 13 (26.00%) Solvency II
8 13 (26.00%) Business Transformation
9 12 (24.00%) Waterfall
9 12 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
10 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2
10 11 (22.00%) XML
10 11 (22.00%) Oracle
11 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 6 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Visio
2 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS Office
3 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (4.00%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) LDAP
1 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.00%) DTS
3 7 (14.00%) EDRMS
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (6.00%) OLAP
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.00%) WebFOCUS
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) TeamCity
1 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Analyst
2 29 (58.00%) Business Analyst
3 16 (32.00%) Architect
4 15 (30.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 15 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (22.00%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Integration Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) BizTalk Architect
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Business Data Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) UML Business Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Information Security Officer
10 1 (2.00%) Security Officer
10 1 (2.00%) Integration Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) Middleware
2 11 (22.00%) XML
3 7 (14.00%) .NET
3 7 (14.00%) JRules
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (12.00%) Web Services
5 4 (8.00%) FpML
6 1 (2.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) SOAP
6 1 (2.00%) RESTful
6 1 (2.00%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) NHS
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.00%) New Media
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) UML
2 25 (50.00%) DSDM
3 22 (44.00%) GAP Analysis
3 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.00%) BPR
5 17 (34.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (28.00%) RUP
6 14 (28.00%) Project Management
7 13 (26.00%) Data Modelling
7 13 (26.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (26.00%) BPMN
7 13 (26.00%) Business Transformation
8 12 (24.00%) Waterfall
8 12 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
9 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2
10 9 (18.00%) Change Management
10 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (16.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 8 (16.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Java
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C#
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.00%) CISM
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) Basel II
1 13 (26.00%) Basel III
1 13 (26.00%) Solvency II
2 5 (10.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) HL7
3 1 (2.00%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Puppet
1 7 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.00%) webMethods
4 6 (12.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) Vermilion
5 2 (4.00%) Informatica
6 1 (2.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) Blue Prism
6 1 (2.00%) InterSystems