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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
Rank 614 623 599
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs citing SysML 25 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.058% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.073% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 8
Median daily rate £305 £418 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.94% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £600 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £418 £418
% change year-on-year
-28.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
44128 46836 44243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 80.32% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29130 30462 27410
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1273 1191
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 18 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 28 August 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 -2 22 £303 -14.66% 3
South East +14 10 £275 -47.11% 1
South West +11 8 - -
Gloucestershire - 7 - -
Middlesex - 6 £275 -
Uxbridge - 3 £305 -
London - 3 £305 -
Wales +21 2 £391 +28.27%
South Wales +16 2 £391 +28.27%
Slough - 2 £275 -
Berkshire - 2 £275 -
East of England +15 1 - -
Newport -5 1 £408 +33.60%
Bristol -5 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

SysML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (90.70%) UML
2 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
3 22 (51.16%) C
4 20 (46.51%) C++
5 18 (41.86%) Software Engineering
6 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
7 14 (32.56%) Rational DOORS
7 14 (32.56%) Aerospace
7 14 (32.56%) Ada
8 13 (30.23%) ITIL
8 13 (30.23%) MODAF
8 13 (30.23%) TOGAF
9 12 (27.91%) Degree
9 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
10 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (25.58%) Java
11 10 (23.26%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
12 9 (20.93%) Hadoop
12 9 (20.93%) Amazon S3
12 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (20.93%) Requirements Management
12 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
13 7 (16.28%) C#
14 6 (13.95%) Linux
14 6 (13.95%) DO-178B
14 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (11.63%) Ada 95
15 5 (11.63%) Rational Rhapsody
15 5 (11.63%) JSF
15 5 (11.63%) Management Information System

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 2 (4.65%) GlassFish
1 2 (4.65%) JBoss
1 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (20.93%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) DVB
1 2 (4.65%) LDAP
1 2 (4.65%) SNMP
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.30%) Big Data
3 3 (6.98%) GIS
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (11.63%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) NetBeans
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 14 (32.56%) Aerospace
2 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Automotive
3 3 (6.98%) Avionics
3 3 (6.98%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Software Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Consultant
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Ada Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Ada Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Automotive Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Chief Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) JSF
2 2 (4.65%) Ajax
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) HTML5
2 2 (4.65%) Java RMI
2 2 (4.65%) JavaFX
2 2 (4.65%) JPA
2 2 (4.65%) jQuery
2 2 (4.65%) JSP
2 2 (4.65%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (4.65%) Servlets
2 2 (4.65%) Spring
2 2 (4.65%) Swing
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) XHTML
2 2 (4.65%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) XSL
2 2 (4.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.30%) Physics
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) UML
2 18 (41.86%) Software Engineering
3 13 (30.23%) ITIL
3 13 (30.23%) MODAF
3 13 (30.23%) TOGAF
4 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.26%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 9 (20.93%) Requirements Management
7 4 (9.30%) Change Management
7 4 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (9.30%) OOD
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
7 4 (9.30%) Use Case
8 3 (6.98%) Change Control
8 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.98%) Service Management
8 3 (6.98%) Software Audit
9 2 (4.65%) Network Management
9 2 (4.65%) SDLC
9 2 (4.65%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) C
2 20 (46.51%) C++
3 14 (32.56%) Ada
4 11 (25.58%) Java
5 7 (16.28%) C#
6 5 (11.63%) Ada 95
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) Python
7 2 (4.65%) SQL
7 2 (4.65%) Tcl
8 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.33%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
2 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
3 12 (27.91%) Degree
3 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) DO-178B
2 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 3 (6.98%) JSP 440
2 3 (6.98%) MISRA
2 3 (6.98%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) IBM
1 2 (4.65%) PTC
2 1 (2.33%) HP