The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SSADM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSADM over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 - 189
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SSADM 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.033% - 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% - 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £441 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -39.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SSADM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2620 2945 4264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.56% 87.81% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2057 2356 3294
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

SSADM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SSADM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SSADM in the City of London

SSADM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SSADM in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SSADM in the City of London

SSADM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSADM in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSADM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SSADM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SSADM.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

SSADM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft