The first table below looks at the demand for SysML skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SysML over the 3 months to 23 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 West 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
Rank 139 126 141
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing SysML 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.091% 0.043% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.061% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £650
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2493 1634 2527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.96% 69.65% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1540 1005 1501
Average daily rate £375 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 62 151
Average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £18.28 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
SysML
England

SysML
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SysML Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SysML
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SysML Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SysML
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SysML Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SysML
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SysML within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
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Vacancies
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
SysML
England

SysML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SysML 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 SysML.

1 7 (100.00%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
5 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 2 (28.57%) Simulink
5 2 (28.57%) Stateflow
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Ada
5 2 (28.57%) Fortran
6 1 (14.29%) HTTP
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
6 1 (14.29%) System Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Physics

SysML
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SysML 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 SysML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Simulink
1 2 (28.57%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Ada
1 2 (28.57%) Fortran
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DO-178B