The first table below looks at the demand for SSADM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSADM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 248 233 242
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing SSADM 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.048% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.068% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £550 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
SSADM
England

SSADM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SSADM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SSADM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SSADM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SSADM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SSADM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SSADM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSADM within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -12 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
SSADM
England

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) ERP

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQR
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft