The table below looks at the statistics for SysML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SysML over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
Rank 615 640 593
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -47
Contract jobs citing SysML 37 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.057% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.070% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 10
Median daily rate £275 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £350 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £600 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £425 £411
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +26.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +26.56%

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
44299 46946 44879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.12% 81.11% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29375 30672 28106
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1305 1228
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

SysML
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SysML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SysML within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

SysML Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SysML within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +5 33 £263 - 2
South West +22 16 £225 -
South East +24 12 £275 - 1
Dorset - 9 £225 -
Middlesex - 6 £275 -
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
Berkshire - 4 £275 -
Uxbridge - 4 £305 -
Slough - 4 £275 -
London - 4 £305 - 1
South Wales +22 3 £408 +12.80%
Wales +22 3 £408 +12.80%
Newport +13 2 £411 +13.84%
Bournemouth - 2 £238 -
Poole - 2 £200 -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
East of England +2 1 - -
Bedfordshire -3 1 - -
Bristol -13 1 - -

SysML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SysML 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 SysML.

1 53 (94.64%) UML
2 26 (46.43%) Security Cleared
3 25 (44.64%) C
3 25 (44.64%) C++
4 21 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
6 17 (30.36%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 17 (30.36%) Aerospace
6 17 (30.36%) Ada
7 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (25.00%) TOGAF
8 14 (25.00%) MODAF
8 14 (25.00%) Degree
8 14 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
8 14 (25.00%) ITIL
9 13 (23.21%) Java
9 13 (23.21%) DV Cleared
10 11 (19.64%) Requirements Management
10 11 (19.64%) C#
11 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
11 10 (17.86%) Hadoop
11 10 (17.86%) Amazon S3
11 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (17.86%) Requirements Engineering
12 7 (12.50%) JSF
12 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.50%) DO-178B
12 7 (12.50%) Linux
13 6 (10.71%) Rational Rhapsody
13 6 (10.71%) Use Case

SysML
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) GlassFish
1 3 (5.36%) JBoss
1 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) LDAP
1 3 (5.36%) SNMP
1 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.36%) Wireless
2 2 (3.57%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.93%) Big Data
3 3 (5.36%) GIS
3 3 (5.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (10.71%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.36%) JUnit
3 3 (5.36%) NetBeans
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
General
1 17 (30.36%) Aerospace
2 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.93%) Automotive
4 4 (7.14%) Avionics
5 3 (5.36%) Electronics
6 2 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Requirements Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Ada Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Ada Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Automotive Business Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Business Requirements Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Requirements Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) JSF
2 3 (5.36%) Ajax
2 3 (5.36%) CSS
2 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
2 3 (5.36%) HTML
2 3 (5.36%) HTML5
2 3 (5.36%) Java RMI
2 3 (5.36%) JavaFX
2 3 (5.36%) JPA
2 3 (5.36%) jQuery
2 3 (5.36%) JSP
2 3 (5.36%) PrimeFaces
2 3 (5.36%) Servlets
2 3 (5.36%) Spring
2 3 (5.36%) Swing
2 3 (5.36%) XHTML
2 3 (5.36%) XML
2 3 (5.36%) XSL
2 3 (5.36%) XSLT
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
2 5 (8.93%) Physics
3 2 (3.57%) Telematics
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (94.64%) UML
2 21 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 17 (30.36%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (25.00%) ITIL
5 14 (25.00%) MODAF
5 14 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 11 (19.64%) Requirements Management
7 10 (17.86%) Requirements Engineering
8 6 (10.71%) Use Case
9 5 (8.93%) Change Management
10 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (7.14%) OOD
10 4 (7.14%) Software Audit
10 4 (7.14%) Time Management
10 4 (7.14%) V-Model
11 3 (5.36%) Issue Tracking
11 3 (5.36%) SDLC
11 3 (5.36%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) C
1 25 (44.64%) C++
2 17 (30.36%) Ada
3 13 (23.21%) Java
4 11 (19.64%) C#
5 5 (8.93%) Ada 95
6 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.36%) Python
6 3 (5.36%) SQL
6 3 (5.36%) Tcl
7 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.00%) Degree
4 13 (23.21%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) DO-178B
2 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 4 (7.14%) MISRA
2 4 (7.14%) MISRA C
3 3 (5.36%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) IBM
2 1 (1.79%) HP