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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
Rank 581 561 529
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -32
Contract jobs citing SSADM 28 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.075% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.100% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 23
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£473 £425 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.17% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £330 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £450 £385
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00

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
42679 42004 35169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.33% 74.69% 73.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26596 26089 20994
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1217 1180 1087
Average hourly rate £29.91 £28.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.82% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 20 April 2015.

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 15 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 20 April 2015. 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 -34 28 £473 +11.17% 4
London -1 7 £525 +55.55%
Manchester - 1 £190 - 1
North West - 1 £190 - 1
South East - - - - 2
Bolton - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Sale - - - -
Winchester - - - - 1
York - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Lancashire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 (65.91%) UML
2 27 (61.36%) DSDM
3 24 (54.55%) Finance
4 23 (52.27%) GAP Analysis
5 22 (50.00%) Banking
6 21 (47.73%) BPR
7 19 (43.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (40.91%) MS Visio
9 17 (38.64%) Data Modelling
9 17 (38.64%) Basel II
9 17 (38.64%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (38.64%) BPMN
9 17 (38.64%) Basel III
9 17 (38.64%) Solvency II
9 17 (38.64%) Business Transformation
10 11 (25.00%) RUP
11 10 (22.73%) XML
11 10 (22.73%) Oracle
11 10 (22.73%) Business Analysis
11 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (18.18%) Change Management
13 7 (15.91%) Middleware
13 7 (15.91%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (15.91%) Web Services
13 7 (15.91%) IBM
13 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
13 7 (15.91%) Oracle Fusion
14 5 (11.36%) Degree
14 5 (11.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 7 (15.91%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.27%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LDAP
1 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.82%) OLAP
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.55%) WebFOCUS
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) MS Access
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 22 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Analyst
2 33 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 19 (43.18%) Senior Business Analyst
3 19 (43.18%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Integration Architect
6 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Architect
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.55%) UML Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Business Data Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) NHS Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Business Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Change Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Financial Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) XML
2 7 (15.91%) Middleware
2 7 (15.91%) Web Services
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.55%) FpML
4 1 (2.27%) RESTful
4 1 (2.27%) Itk
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) NHS
2 3 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) New Media
4 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) UML
2 27 (61.36%) DSDM
3 23 (52.27%) GAP Analysis
4 21 (47.73%) BPR
5 19 (43.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (38.64%) Data Modelling
6 17 (38.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 17 (38.64%) BPMN
6 17 (38.64%) Business Transformation
7 11 (25.00%) RUP
8 10 (22.73%) Business Analysis
8 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (18.18%) Change Management
10 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (11.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 5 (11.36%) Use Case
11 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
11 5 (11.36%) Project Management
12 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (38.64%) Basel II
1 17 (38.64%) Basel III
1 17 (38.64%) Solvency II
2 3 (6.82%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.27%) HL7
3 1 (2.27%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) IBM
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Informatica
5 1 (2.27%) Vermilion
5 1 (2.27%) InterSystems
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