The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 546 524 553
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +29
Contract jobs citing SSADM 42 32 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.067% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.092% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 19
Average daily rate £425 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £308 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41318 34649 42090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.34% 72.50% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25663 20657 24013
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1168 1064 1437
Average hourly rate £28.49 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.98% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

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 17 April 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 22 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 17 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -25 42 £425 +11.11% 6
London -33 10 £338 -3.57% 1
East of England - 6 £575 -
Essex - 5 £575 -
City of London -9 2 £413 - 1
South East -18 2 - - 4
Basildon - 2 - -
Surrey -13 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Hove - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Stirling - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Scotland - - - - 1

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 36 (57.14%) UML
2 28 (44.44%) Finance
3 25 (39.68%) Data Modelling
4 22 (34.92%) PRINCE2
5 21 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
6 19 (30.16%) Banking
6 19 (30.16%) Business Transformation
7 18 (28.57%) DSDM
8 17 (26.98%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (23.81%) Business Analysis
11 13 (20.63%) BPR
11 13 (20.63%) MS Visio
12 12 (19.05%) CRM
12 12 (19.05%) Relational Database
13 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (17.46%) Project Management
13 11 (17.46%) RDBMS
13 11 (17.46%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
13 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (15.87%) Casewise
14 10 (15.87%) Casewise Modeler
14 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (15.87%) EAI
14 10 (15.87%) Basel II
14 10 (15.87%) GIS
14 10 (15.87%) User Stories
14 10 (15.87%) Mobile Computing
14 10 (15.87%) Basel III

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS Visio
2 10 (15.87%) Casewise Modeler
3 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.59%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.46%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (17.46%) RDBMS
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.17%) DTS
4 2 (3.17%) EDRMS
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.59%) NUnit
General
1 28 (44.44%) Finance
2 19 (30.16%) Banking
3 8 (12.70%) Retail
4 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.94%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.94%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.17%) Military
7 1 (1.59%) Legal
7 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) Analyst
2 37 (58.73%) Business Analyst
3 17 (26.98%) Senior Business Analyst
3 17 (26.98%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Architect
4 12 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Product Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Payments Business Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) CRM Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Business Process Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) Business Systems Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (3.17%) XML
3 2 (3.17%) JRules
3 2 (3.17%) HTML
3 2 (3.17%) HTML5
4 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.59%) REST
4 1 (1.59%) CSS3
4 1 (1.59%) CSS
4 1 (1.59%) SOAP
4 1 (1.59%) Ajax
4 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.59%) JSON
4 1 (1.59%) LINQ
4 1 (1.59%) jQuery
4 1 (1.59%) XSLT
4 1 (1.59%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) GIS
1 10 (15.87%) Mobile Computing
2 7 (11.11%) SWIFT
3 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.94%) APACS
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.17%) New Media
5 2 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.59%) Derivative
6 1 (1.59%) Statistics
6 1 (1.59%) Blog
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) UML
2 25 (39.68%) Data Modelling
3 22 (34.92%) PRINCE2
4 21 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 19 (30.16%) Business Transformation
6 18 (28.57%) DSDM
7 17 (26.98%) Requirements Analysis
8 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (23.81%) Business Analysis
10 13 (20.63%) BPR
11 12 (19.05%) CRM
12 11 (17.46%) Project Management
12 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
13 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (15.87%) User Stories
13 10 (15.87%) EAI
14 8 (12.70%) BPMN
15 7 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) SQR
2 3 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.59%) C
4 1 (1.59%) C#
4 1 (1.59%) C++
4 1 (1.59%) GLSL
4 1 (1.59%) HLSL
4 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) Basel II
1 10 (15.87%) Basel III
1 10 (15.87%) Solvency II
2 4 (6.35%) ISO 9000
3 3 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Puppet
1 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Casewise
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) webMethods
4 2 (3.17%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Perforce
5 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £501 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 28 days ago