The table below looks at the statistics for SSADM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSADM over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 607 593 563
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -30
Contract jobs citing SSADM 19 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.037% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.047% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 18
Average daily rate £500 £500 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.38%
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 £440
% change year-on-year
- +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
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 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

SSADM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SSADM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SSADM
Daily Rate Trend

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

SSADM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SSADM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSADM within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SSADM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SSADM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SSADM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SSADM
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSADM within the UK over the 3 months to 12 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
England -3 19 £500 - 3
London +7 6 £475 +18.75% 1
Surrey - 5 £525 -
South East - 5 £525 - 1
South West 0 4 £500 - 1
Swindon -6 4 £500 -
Wiltshire -8 4 £500 -
East Midlands -15 2 £394 -4.54%
Northamptonshire +8 1 £500 +21.21%
South Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Warwickshire - 1 £550 -
Warwick - 1 £550 -
Derbyshire - 1 £288 -
Derby - 1 £288 -
Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 £550 -

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (70.73%) DSDM
2 25 (60.98%) UML
3 23 (56.10%) Finance
4 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (41.46%) GAP Analysis
5 16 (39.02%) BPR
6 15 (36.59%) Banking
7 14 (34.15%) Data Modelling
8 13 (31.71%) SQL
8 13 (31.71%) Workflow
9 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
10 11 (26.83%) Asset Management
10 11 (26.83%) Middleware
10 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
11 10 (24.39%) RAD
11 10 (24.39%) Unix
12 9 (21.95%) MVS
12 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
12 9 (21.95%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 9 (21.95%) Data Architecture
13 8 (19.51%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (19.51%) MS Visio
13 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
13 8 (19.51%) CRM
13 8 (19.51%) Business Transformation
14 7 (17.07%) Vermilion
14 7 (17.07%) ISO 9000
14 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (17.07%) Change Management

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) ATM
1 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
1 6 (14.63%) ISDN
1 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
1 6 (14.63%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 23 (56.10%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) Banking
3 7 (17.07%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
5 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Analyst
1 27 (65.85%) Business Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Data Business Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Process Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Data Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Process Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Asset Management Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Middleware
2 4 (9.76%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) FpML
4 1 (2.44%) Drools
4 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.44%) J2EE
4 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) APACS
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.88%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Unix
2 9 (21.95%) MVS
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) DSDM
2 25 (60.98%) UML
3 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) GAP Analysis
4 16 (39.02%) BPR
5 14 (34.15%) Data Modelling
6 13 (31.71%) Workflow
7 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
8 11 (26.83%) Asset Management
9 10 (24.39%) RAD
10 9 (21.95%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
10 9 (21.95%) Data Architecture
11 8 (19.51%) Business Transformation
11 8 (19.51%) CRM
11 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
11 8 (19.51%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (17.07%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ISEB
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) ISO 9000
2 6 (14.63%) Basel II
2 6 (14.63%) Basel III
2 6 (14.63%) Solvency II
3 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.88%) SEPA
4 1 (2.44%) HL7
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Vermilion
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) InterSystems