The table below looks at the statistics for SysML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SysML over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
Rank 590 593 567
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Contract jobs citing SysML 36 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.037% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.047% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
Average daily rate £385 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% +21.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 6 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £32.75 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%

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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

SysML
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SysML within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SysML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SysML
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SysML within the UK.

SysML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SysML
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SysML within the UK.

SysML Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SysML
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SysML within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SysML Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SysML
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SysML within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 26 £385 -3.75% 4
South East +20 9 £370 - 1
Hampshire +9 7 - -
West Midlands - 6 - - 2
East of England +5 5 - -
Fareham -2 5 - -
Birmingham - 5 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 4 - -
London +8 3 £400 -5.88% 1
South West +7 3 - -
Bristol - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Hastings - 1 £370 -
Hendon - 1 £400 -
East Sussex - 1 £370 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

SysML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SysML 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 SysML.

1 42 (80.77%) UML
2 36 (69.23%) Rational DOORS
3 29 (55.77%) SC Cleared
3 29 (55.77%) Security Cleared
4 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
5 19 (36.54%) Degree
6 14 (26.92%) Validation
7 13 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 13 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
8 12 (23.08%) Electronics
9 11 (21.15%) SDLC
9 11 (21.15%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
10 10 (19.23%) System Testing
10 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
10 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (19.23%) IBM
10 10 (19.23%) Project Management
11 8 (15.38%) Aerospace
11 8 (15.38%) Automotive
11 8 (15.38%) Military
12 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
12 7 (13.46%) SOA
12 7 (13.46%) JUnit
12 7 (13.46%) MS Office
12 7 (13.46%) Web Services
12 7 (13.46%) ITIL
12 7 (13.46%) Def Stans
13 6 (11.54%) C
13 6 (11.54%) C++
13 6 (11.54%) MS Excel

SysML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SysML 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 SysML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
1 2 (3.85%) JBoss
1 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) Kinematics
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Office
2 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.77%) Simulink
4 2 (3.85%) Stateflow
4 2 (3.85%) TargetLink
5 1 (1.92%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) ATM
2 4 (7.69%) FlexRay
3 2 (3.85%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (3.85%) DVB
3 2 (3.85%) HTTP
3 2 (3.85%) LDAP
3 2 (3.85%) SNMP
3 2 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) SpaceWire
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) GIS
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (69.23%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (13.46%) JUnit
4 6 (11.54%) Subversion
5 5 (9.62%) HP UFT
5 5 (9.62%) Selenium
5 5 (9.62%) TestComplete
5 5 (9.62%) WATIR
6 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.85%) JIRA
7 2 (3.85%) NetBeans
7 2 (3.85%) Toad
8 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.92%) GCC
8 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (23.08%) Electronics
2 8 (15.38%) Aerospace
2 8 (15.38%) Automotive
2 8 (15.38%) Military
3 4 (7.69%) Avionics
3 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.69%) Publishing
4 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Design Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) DOORS Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Test Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) SysML Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Verification Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Test Leader
8 1 (1.92%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Web Services
2 5 (9.62%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) Ajax
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) HTML5
3 2 (3.85%) Java RMI
3 2 (3.85%) JMS
3 2 (3.85%) JPA
3 2 (3.85%) JSF
3 2 (3.85%) JSP
3 2 (3.85%) Servlets
3 2 (3.85%) SOAP
3 2 (3.85%) Spring
3 2 (3.85%) Swing
3 2 (3.85%) WSDL
3 2 (3.85%) XHTML
3 2 (3.85%) XSL
3 2 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (7.69%) CAN bus
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.92%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.92%) Mechatronics
5 1 (1.92%) Physics
5 1 (1.92%) Robotics
5 1 (1.92%) Telematics
5 1 (1.92%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Unix
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) UML
2 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
3 14 (26.92%) Validation
4 13 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (21.15%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 11 (21.15%) SDLC
6 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.23%) Project Management
6 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
6 10 (19.23%) System Testing
7 7 (13.46%) ITIL
7 7 (13.46%) SOA
8 6 (11.54%) Change Management
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Load Testing
9 5 (9.62%) MODAF
9 5 (9.62%) Performance Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.62%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) C
1 6 (11.54%) C++
1 6 (11.54%) MATLAB
2 4 (7.69%) Ada
2 4 (7.69%) Ada 95
2 4 (7.69%) Java
2 4 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) Python
4 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) Tcl
5 1 (1.92%) ANSI C
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) SC Cleared
1 29 (55.77%) Security Cleared
2 19 (36.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) Def Stans
2 5 (9.62%) ISO26262
2 5 (9.62%) MISRA
3 3 (5.77%) IEC 61508
3 3 (5.77%) MISRA C
4 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
4 2 (3.85%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Firmware
2 1 (1.92%) Cygwin
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) IBM
2 6 (11.54%) ESRI
2 6 (11.54%) HP
3 5 (9.62%) Telerik
4 4 (7.69%) Luciad
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) Concur
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.85%) PTC
7 1 (1.92%) BMC
7 1 (1.92%) CA
7 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.92%) MathWorks
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) VMware