The table below looks at the statistics for SSADM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSADM over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
UK
Rank 588 603 588
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing SSADM 9 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.037% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.046% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 15
Median daily rate £300 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £513 £500
% change year-on-year
-41.46% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
36783 41524 39970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.18% 81.75% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24390 26922 25816
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 937 1204 1054
Median hourly rate £34.00 £38.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

SSADM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SSADM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSADM within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 9 £300 -40.00% 4
South West +10 2 £275 -45.00%
East Midlands +3 2 £275 -4.34%
Derbyshire +2 2 £275 -4.34%
Devon - 2 £275 -
Warwickshire - 2 £531 -
Exeter - 2 £275 -
West Midlands - 2 £531 -
Warwick - 2 £531 -
London +7 1 £441 -7.64% 3
Derby +3 1 £250 -13.04%
City of London - 1 £441 - 2
Ipswich - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £300 -
East of England - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SSADM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SSADM.

1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Waterfall
3 7 (41.18%) UML
3 7 (41.18%) RAD
4 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
5 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) RUP
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
7 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) ISEB
7 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
7 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Casewise
8 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
8 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Rational Rose
8 2 (11.76%) .NET

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Rational Rose
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Manager
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) Drools
2 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) PMI
1 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Waterfall
3 7 (41.18%) RAD
3 7 (41.18%) UML
4 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) RUP
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
6 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
6 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
7 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) IIBA
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Casewise
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware