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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 571 562 540
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Contract jobs citing SSADM 24 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.039% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.053% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 10
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£500 £430 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +11.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £490 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £430 £385
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +11.68%
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
41096 38070 35468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.49% 73.77% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26903 23461 20857
Average daily rate £421 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1109 1170 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 30 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 19 December 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
England -21 24 £500 +17.64% 9
South West -16 9 £500 +5.15%
London +14 6 £525 +40.00% 1
South East -18 5 £475 -11.62% 2
Surrey -2 4 £600 +11.62% 1
East of England -15 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £350 -
Reading - - - - 1
Tonbridge - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - - 2
Luton - - - -

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (67.39%) UML
2 30 (65.22%) Finance
3 26 (56.52%) DSDM
4 24 (52.17%) GAP Analysis
5 22 (47.83%) BPR
6 19 (41.30%) Banking
7 18 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 18 (39.13%) Business Transformation
8 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (36.96%) MS Visio
8 17 (36.96%) Data Modelling
9 16 (34.78%) Basel II
9 16 (34.78%) Solvency II
9 16 (34.78%) BPMN
9 16 (34.78%) Basel III
10 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
11 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
11 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
11 8 (17.39%) Investment Management
12 7 (15.22%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (15.22%) Windows
12 7 (15.22%) Oracle
12 7 (15.22%) Project Management
13 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 6 (13.04%) SQL
13 6 (13.04%) XML
13 6 (13.04%) RUP
13 6 (13.04%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 6 (13.04%) TOGAF

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (6.52%) Oracle 10gAS
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) HFM
2 1 (2.17%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) VPN
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (4.35%) Essbase
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (6.52%) PVCS
1 3 (6.52%) TestDirector
1 3 (6.52%) JDeveloper
1 3 (6.52%) Toad
2 2 (4.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 30 (65.22%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) Banking
3 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Analyst
2 32 (69.57%) Business Analyst
3 17 (36.96%) Senior Business Analyst
3 17 (36.96%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Designer
4 4 (8.70%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Data Migration Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Payments Business Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.17%) Java EE
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
4 1 (2.17%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.17%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
1 1 (2.17%) Open Source
1 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
1 1 (2.17%) APACS
1 1 (2.17%) IPTV
1 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
3 4 (8.70%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.17%) VME
5 1 (2.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) UML
2 26 (56.52%) DSDM
3 24 (52.17%) GAP Analysis
4 22 (47.83%) BPR
5 18 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 18 (39.13%) Business Transformation
6 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (36.96%) Data Modelling
7 16 (34.78%) BPMN
8 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
9 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.39%) Investment Management
10 7 (15.22%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (15.22%) Project Management
11 6 (13.04%) RUP
11 6 (13.04%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
12 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (8.70%) ITIL
12 4 (8.70%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) Ruby
4 2 (4.35%) Scala
5 1 (2.17%) Clojure
5 1 (2.17%) Groovy
5 1 (2.17%) AWK
5 1 (2.17%) Haskell
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.70%) CCNP
2 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.78%) Basel II
1 16 (34.78%) Solvency II
1 16 (34.78%) Basel III
2 5 (10.87%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco
3 4 (8.70%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) Brocade
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 4 (8.70%) ProCurve
4 3 (6.52%) Serena
5 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.17%) Vermilion
6 1 (2.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
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