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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 623 630 608
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing SSADM 7 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.025% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.031% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 15
Median daily rate £295 £558 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.08% +11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £435 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £670 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £286 £558 £500
% change year-on-year
-48.65% +11.50%
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
41121 45003 43480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.48% 81.18% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27428 29175 28284
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1352 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
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 8 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 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 7 £295 -47.08% 2
London +5 4 £295 - 2
Derbyshire +6 2 £286 -0.43%
Derby +3 2 £286 -0.43%
East Midlands -1 2 £286 -0.43%
City of London - 1 £275 -
Coventry - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
3 6 (46.15%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) RUP
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) RAD
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
7 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (7.69%) Customer Insight
7 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
7 1 (7.69%) DSDM
7 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MorphX
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Healthcare Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Healthcare Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
3 6 (46.15%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) RUP
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 3 (23.08%) RAD
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) IIBA
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA