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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 544 528 522
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing SSADM 31 33 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.068% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.092% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 28
Average daily rate
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£500 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £320 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £694 £500 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £420 £391
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +7.34%
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38146 35947 38014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.57% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24140 22555 22504
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1087 990 1367
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 +9 13 £650 +30.00% 1
South West -31 13 £500 +19.04% 1
South East -20 2 £225 -50.00% 1
Yorkshire +3 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £410 -
East of England - - - -
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SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 39 (72.22%) UML
2 37 (68.52%) Finance
3 33 (61.11%) DSDM
4 26 (48.15%) GAP Analysis
5 25 (46.30%) Data Modelling
6 24 (44.44%) Banking
7 23 (42.59%) Requirements Analysis
7 23 (42.59%) Business Transformation
8 22 (40.74%) BPR
9 21 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (37.04%) MS Visio
11 19 (35.19%) BPMN
12 17 (31.48%) Basel II
12 17 (31.48%) Basel III
12 17 (31.48%) Solvency II
13 14 (25.93%) TOGAF
14 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
15 10 (18.52%) CRM
16 8 (14.81%) Java
16 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2
16 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
17 7 (12.96%) Ruby
17 7 (12.96%) Python
17 7 (12.96%) RAD
17 7 (12.96%) Scala
18 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
18 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (11.11%) UNIX

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 20 (37.04%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.41%) Casewise Modeler
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) VoIP
1 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.41%) VPN
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.85%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (1.85%) DataStage
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.85%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Rational Rose
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 37 (68.52%) Finance
2 24 (44.44%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Business Analyst
1 35 (64.81%) Analyst
2 22 (40.74%) Senior Business Analyst
2 22 (40.74%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (25.93%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Digital Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (7.41%) Designer
7 3 (5.56%) Product Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Payments Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Data Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Data Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Migration Project Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) Middleware
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
3 3 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) SOAP
4 2 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Open Source
2 4 (7.41%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (7.41%) GIS
3 3 (5.56%) APACS
3 3 (5.56%) SWIFT
3 3 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.85%) IPTV
5 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) UNIX
1 6 (11.11%) MVS
1 6 (11.11%) VME
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) UML
2 33 (61.11%) DSDM
3 26 (48.15%) GAP Analysis
4 25 (46.30%) Data Modelling
5 23 (42.59%) Requirements Analysis
5 23 (42.59%) Business Transformation
6 22 (40.74%) BPR
7 21 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (35.19%) BPMN
9 14 (25.93%) TOGAF
10 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (18.52%) CRM
11 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2
12 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
13 7 (12.96%) RAD
14 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (11.11%) Project Management
15 5 (9.26%) Migration
15 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) Python
2 7 (12.96%) Ruby
2 7 (12.96%) Scala
3 6 (11.11%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) C#
4 5 (9.26%) C++
5 2 (3.70%) Groovy
5 2 (3.70%) Clojure
6 1 (1.85%) Haskell
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) CCNP
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (31.48%) Basel II
1 17 (31.48%) Basel III
1 17 (31.48%) Solvency II
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) HP
2 4 (7.41%) VMware
2 4 (7.41%) Casewise
2 4 (7.41%) Brocade
2 4 (7.41%) ProCurve
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.85%) Cognos
4 1 (1.85%) Informatica
4 1 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.85%) Ab Initio