Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SysML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SysML over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 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.

Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 825 789 807
Rank change year-on-year -36 +18 -9
Contract jobs citing SysML 26 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.046% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.055% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 2
England median daily rate £360 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -22.08% -1.28%
10th Percentile £340 £213 £364
90th Percentile £447 £525 £398
UK median daily rate £393 £300 £385
% change year-on-year +30.83% -22.08% -1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 28
England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.20% +8.13%
10th Percentile £32.50 £29.63 £31.44
90th Percentile £42.50 £44.25 £58.25
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year - -13.68% +18.75%

SysML is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78,013 74,139 82,315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.90% 84.07% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,531 49,486 54,341
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
10th Percentile £297 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,881 2,008 2,410
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.75% +14.24%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.46 £11.33
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.83 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year -4.00% +0.60% +22.14%

SysML
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SysML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SysML in England

SysML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SysML in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SysML in England

SysML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SysML in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SysML in England

SysML
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SysML in England over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SysML in England

SysML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SysML within the England region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -6 13 £360 -0.69% 8
East of England -17 5 - - 20
Midlands +13 4 - - 15
West Midlands +12 4 - - 14
South West -3 2 - - 13
London -23 2 - - 1
SysML
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SysML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for SysML.

1 18 (69.23%) UML
2 14 (53.85%) MATLAB
2 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 9 (34.62%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (34.62%) Simulink
4 9 (34.62%) C
5 8 (30.77%) Electronics
6 7 (26.92%) Automotive
7 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
7 5 (19.23%) C++
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
7 5 (19.23%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (15.38%) CANoe
8 4 (15.38%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
9 3 (11.54%) Military
9 3 (11.54%) Physics
9 3 (11.54%) Fault Management
9 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Java
9 3 (11.54%) C#
9 3 (11.54%) Ada
9 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
9 3 (11.54%) Embedded C
9 3 (11.54%) Firmware
9 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management

SysML
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (34.62%) Simulink
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
1 3 (11.54%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (19.23%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (15.38%) CANoe
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 8 (30.77%) Electronics
2 7 (26.92%) Automotive
3 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
4 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
4 3 (11.54%) Military
5 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Design Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) SysML Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Telematics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) RIA
2 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.85%) Infotainment
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) UML
2 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) Fault Management
5 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Mathematical Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) Physics
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) MODAF
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Information Management
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) MATLAB
2 9 (34.62%) C
3 5 (19.23%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) Ada
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO 26262
1 3 (11.54%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Rockwell