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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
Rank 610 622 593
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Contract jobs citing SysML 20 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.040% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.049% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 10
Median daily rate £275 £370 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% -6.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £370 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £370 £405
% change year-on-year
-32.43% -8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% +9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £36.75 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £57.50 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +9.87%

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
41121 45003 43480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.48% 81.18% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27428 29175 28284
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1352 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 21 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 7 December 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 +26 19 £250 -32.43%
South West +20 11 £244 -
Dorset - 7 £225 -
South East +29 5 £450 +21.62%
Hampshire +22 3 - -
Portsmouth +2 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £500 -
London - 2 £303 -
Poole - 2 £225 -
Uxbridge - 2 £303 -
East of England +8 1 - -
Bristol +6 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £415 -
Slough - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £238 -
Newport - 1 £415 -
Woking - 1 £450 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £450 -
Wales - 1 £415 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

SysML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 42 (89.36%) UML
2 25 (53.19%) C++
3 22 (46.81%) C
4 18 (38.30%) Aerospace
4 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
4 18 (38.30%) Security Cleared
5 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (29.79%) Degree
7 13 (27.66%) Java
8 12 (25.53%) C#
8 12 (25.53%) Ada
8 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
8 12 (25.53%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
9 10 (21.28%) Requirements Engineering
9 10 (21.28%) Requirements Management
9 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
10 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
10 9 (19.15%) ITIL
10 9 (19.15%) MODAF
10 9 (19.15%) JSF
10 9 (19.15%) DV Cleared
10 9 (19.15%) Hadoop
10 9 (19.15%) Amazon S3
10 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (12.77%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (12.77%) Big Data
12 6 (12.77%) Mathematics
12 6 (12.77%) Physics
12 6 (12.77%) Change Management

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 4 (8.51%) GlassFish
1 4 (8.51%) JBoss
1 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) LDAP
1 4 (8.51%) SNMP
2 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.38%) Wireless
3 1 (2.13%) AMQP
3 1 (2.13%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Hadoop
2 6 (12.77%) Big Data
3 4 (8.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.51%) JUnit
2 4 (8.51%) NetBeans
2 4 (8.51%) Subversion
3 3 (6.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (38.30%) Aerospace
2 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Automotive
3 2 (4.26%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Requirements Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Business Requirements Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Ada Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Automotive Business Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Embedded Developer
8 1 (2.13%) MATLAB Developer
8 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Telematics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) JSF
2 4 (8.51%) Ajax
2 4 (8.51%) CSS
2 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
2 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) HTML5
2 4 (8.51%) Java RMI
2 4 (8.51%) JavaFX
2 4 (8.51%) JPA
2 4 (8.51%) jQuery
2 4 (8.51%) JSP
2 4 (8.51%) PrimeFaces
2 4 (8.51%) Servlets
2 4 (8.51%) Spring
2 4 (8.51%) Swing
2 4 (8.51%) XHTML
2 4 (8.51%) XML
2 4 (8.51%) XSL
2 4 (8.51%) XSLT
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.77%) Physics
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Unix
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) UML
2 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
3 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.53%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 10 (21.28%) Requirements Engineering
5 10 (21.28%) Requirements Management
6 9 (19.15%) ITIL
6 9 (19.15%) MODAF
6 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
7 6 (12.77%) Change Management
8 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.64%) Software Audit
8 5 (10.64%) Time Management
9 4 (8.51%) Issue Tracking
9 4 (8.51%) Network Management
9 4 (8.51%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (8.51%) OOD
9 4 (8.51%) SDLC
9 4 (8.51%) V-Model
9 4 (8.51%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) C++
2 22 (46.81%) C
3 13 (27.66%) Java
4 12 (25.53%) Ada
4 12 (25.53%) C#
5 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) Python
5 4 (8.51%) SQL
5 4 (8.51%) Tcl
6 1 (2.13%) Ada 95
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Security Cleared
2 14 (29.79%) Degree
3 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
4 9 (19.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) DO-178B
1 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 5 (10.64%) MISRA
1 5 (10.64%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) IBM
2 1 (2.13%) HP
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft