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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
Rank 636 609 607
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Contract jobs citing SysML 22 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.039% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.050% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Average daily rate £400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 £425
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 4
Average hourly rate £44.75 £37.04 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.81% +2.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £34.60 £33.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £40.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.75 £37.04 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+20.81% +2.88%

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
45575 43990 42356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.54% 78.77% 77.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30098 27401 26461
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1276 1199
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £47.83 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

SysML Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SysML
Top 21 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 30 April 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 -28 19 £400 - 6
South East -23 6 - - 2
Hampshire 0 5 - - 1
South West +5 3 - - 1
London -3 3 £400 -
Bristol -3 3 - - 1
East of England +5 2 - - 2
Portsmouth +1 2 - -
West Midlands -5 2 - -
Preston - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Fareham - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £400 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

SysML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 47 (88.68%) UML
2 32 (60.38%) Rational DOORS
3 30 (56.60%) Security Cleared
4 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
5 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
6 14 (26.42%) Degree
7 12 (22.64%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 11 (20.75%) Test Automation
8 11 (20.75%) Electronics
9 10 (18.87%) Regression Testing
9 10 (18.87%) Rational Rhapsody
10 9 (16.98%) System Testing
10 9 (16.98%) Validation
10 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (16.98%) ITIL
10 9 (16.98%) SOA
11 8 (15.09%) Linux
11 8 (15.09%) ATM
11 8 (15.09%) C
11 8 (15.09%) C++
11 8 (15.09%) SDLC
12 7 (13.21%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (13.21%) IBM
12 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
13 6 (11.32%) Military
13 6 (11.32%) ESRI
13 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
13 6 (11.32%) Aerospace
13 6 (11.32%) MODAF
13 6 (11.32%) Firmware

SysML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (3.77%) GlassFish
1 2 (3.77%) JBoss
1 2 (3.77%) Kinematics
1 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) ATM
2 2 (3.77%) DVB
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) LDAP
2 2 (3.77%) SNMP
2 2 (3.77%) SpaceWire
2 2 (3.77%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) GIS
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (60.38%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (18.87%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (11.32%) JUnit
4 5 (9.43%) Subversion
5 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.55%) HP UFT
5 4 (7.55%) Selenium
5 4 (7.55%) TestComplete
5 4 (7.55%) WATIR
6 2 (3.77%) ClearCase
6 2 (3.77%) GCC
6 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.77%) JIRA
6 2 (3.77%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.77%) Toad
General
1 11 (20.75%) Electronics
2 6 (11.32%) Aerospace
2 6 (11.32%) Military
3 5 (9.43%) Automotive
3 5 (9.43%) Avionics
4 4 (7.55%) Publishing
4 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.77%) Finance
5 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Design Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Test Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Test Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Developer
6 4 (7.55%) DOORS Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) SysML Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Verification Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
9 1 (1.89%) ETL Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Information Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 5 (9.43%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) Ajax
3 2 (3.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) HTML5
3 2 (3.77%) Java RMI
3 2 (3.77%) JMS
3 2 (3.77%) JSF
3 2 (3.77%) JSP
3 2 (3.77%) OpenGL
3 2 (3.77%) Servlets
3 2 (3.77%) SOAP
3 2 (3.77%) Spring
3 2 (3.77%) Swing
3 2 (3.77%) WSDL
3 2 (3.77%) XHTML
3 2 (3.77%) XSL
3 2 (3.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.77%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.77%) Mechatronics
3 2 (3.77%) Robotics
3 2 (3.77%) VHDL
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.89%) Physics
4 1 (1.89%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Unix
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (88.68%) UML
2 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
3 12 (22.64%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 11 (20.75%) Test Automation
5 10 (18.87%) Regression Testing
6 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.98%) ITIL
6 9 (16.98%) SOA
6 9 (16.98%) System Testing
6 9 (16.98%) Validation
7 8 (15.09%) SDLC
8 6 (11.32%) Defect Management
8 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
8 6 (11.32%) MODAF
8 6 (11.32%) Project Management
8 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.55%) Earned Value Management
10 4 (7.55%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) C
1 8 (15.09%) C++
2 6 (11.32%) Ada
3 5 (9.43%) Ada 95
3 5 (9.43%) Java
4 4 (7.55%) MATLAB
4 4 (7.55%) Python
4 4 (7.55%) SQL
5 2 (3.77%) ANSI C
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.77%) Tcl
6 1 (1.89%) VB
6 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) Security Cleared
2 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
3 14 (26.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) Def Stans
2 3 (5.66%) DO-178B
2 3 (5.66%) MISRA
2 3 (5.66%) MISRA C
3 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.89%) ISO26262
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Firmware
2 2 (3.77%) Cygwin
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) Cacti
2 1 (1.89%) Nagios
2 1 (1.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) IBM
2 6 (11.32%) ESRI
3 5 (9.43%) HP
4 4 (7.55%) Luciad
4 4 (7.55%) Telerik
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) PTC
7 1 (1.89%) BMC
7 1 (1.89%) CA
7 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.89%) NetApp
7 1 (1.89%) VMware
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